Google and privacy: 6 EU countries take action
Led by France, organisations in Britain, the Netherlands, Germany, Spain and Italy agreed on Tuesday on the joint action.
Officials from Google Inc. have said the policy was a necessary - and legal - streamlining.
Privacy experts say Google's ability to gather and combine user data is key for the company, whose search engine has about 95 percent market penetration in Europe.
First Published: Apr 02, 2013 17:57 IST