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Google to Pay $17 Million for Unauthorized Tracking of Safari Users

Google's unauthorized tracking of cookies placed on Safari web browsers between 2011 and 2012 just triggered a $17-million bill for the search giant. The amount is part of a multi-state settlement agreement signed with a 10-state executive committee, the New York Attorney General, Eric Schneiderman, announced today. "Consumers should be able to know whether there...