Google slapped with Lawsuit

14 Mar 2021

Google slapped with lawsuit over tracking users in 'Incognito' mode; may face $5 billion fine

In a significant ruling, District Judge Lucy Koh in the state of California adjudged that the tech giant did not notify users that it engages in the alleged data collection while the user is in private browsing mode

A US judge has slapped Google with a class-suit lawsuit that might land the search giant with a fine of $5 billion. As per the suit, Google has been tracking and collating data even when people use the private 'Incognito' mode on its Chrome browser.