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Google is paying £10 each to users following lawsuit settlement

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Google is paying out to users to settle a class-action lawsuit
Users of the failed Google+ social network may be in for a payout as the tech giant is in the process of settling a class-action lawsuit in the US.
Earlier this year, Google agreed to a $7.5 million settlement that would be paid out to users after a bug was discovered in Google+ that could have led to user data being compromised.
It emerged that 500,000 Google+ profiles were affected by the bug. Although Google maintains that no evidence has emerged to suggest developers used it to steal personal data.
While £5.6 million seems...
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Google is paying £10 out to users following lawsuit settlement

Google is paying £10 out to users following lawsuit settlement

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Google is paying out to users to settle a class-action lawsuit
Users of the failed Google+ social network may be in for a payout as the tech giant is in the process of settling a class-action lawsuit in the US.
Earlier this year, Google agreed to a $7.5 million settlement that would be paid out to users after a bug was discovered in Google+ that could have led to user data being compromised.
It emerged that 500,000 Google+ profiles were affected by the bug. Although Google maintains that no evidence has emerged to suggest developers used it to steal personal data.
While £5.6 million seems...
Read more ...

 


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