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[CW]Yahoo to scrub personal data after three months

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Yahoo said Wednesday it will anonymize most of the data it collects about people's Web searches after three months, a move that could put further pressure on competitors Google and Microsoft to do the same due to privacy concerns.

Yahoo, which previously kept the data for 13 months, will now retain it for the least amount of time compared to its rivals.
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First! (sorry, just always wanted to do that)


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Good move on Yahoo's part, but at least on the search engine front it needs to improve before I start using it. For now I'll just stick
with a proxy for google.
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