What does Google know about you?
- Your Name, Birthdate, Your address(If you use services like Adsense)
- Your cell phone numbers.
- Everything you search on Google
- The websites you visit.
- The devices you use.
- All apps you ever installed, opened.
- All the places you visited after you started using Google maps.
- Your likes-dislikes.
- Where you work.
- Youtube searches & watch history
- All your Google assistant voice chat history(also the recordings of the same)
Can you see all these information?
Yes, Google is quite transparent about what it knows about you.
My Activites – myactivity.google.com
Your Location Timeline-
Are you worried?
Well, don’t google gives you most of the authority for your privacy. Visit privacy check-up offered by Google and decide what Google will know about you in future.
You can delete all you previously stored data.
Check the following link: https://support.google.com/websearch/answer/465?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
What if this is true? – Google always listens to you!
People are not sure about this. It is mainly focused to target ads to you.
This video has a big flaw though, the video was being live recorded on youtube. That might mean Google was actually listening and taping him. For now, don’t worry since nobody else found the same when they were not recording live youtube video.
Google doesn’t keep it a secret – Be cool!
Google will never sell your personal information to anyone. It is in safe hands, It mentions what data it collects, why and how it uses it to make the internet a better experience for you. After all, you cannot imagine a life without Google, can you?
Yes, It knows nearly everything about you, with the introduction of the apps like Tez and Files Go, even more. For now, we can let Google take care of your internet experience. It sure makes it better.
Everything you need about Google privacy: https://privacy.google.com/take-control.html
The conclusion in a line.
Yes, Google does spy on you (for your benefit) only because you allow it. You have the right to take a decision.