IMPERIAL OVERSTRETCH AT GOOGLE?
Googleâ€™s ambition to maximise the personal information it holds on users is so great that the search engine envisages a day when it can tell people what jobs to take and how they might spend their days off.
Eric Schmidt, Googleâ€™s chief executive, said gathering more personal data was a key way for Google to expand and the company believes that is the logical extension of its stated mission to organise the worldâ€™s information.
Sounds a bit . . . intrusive. Maybe Ask.com’s new competitive strategy should involve respecting people’s privacy!