Google has recently announced changes to its terms of service that will allow Google to incorporate its users’ photos, comments and names in advertisements. This new policy will go into effect on November 11th.
In its new terms of service, Google suggests that these new changes are actually very beneficial to users. “Feedback from people you know can save you time and improve results for you and your friends across all Google services, including Search, Maps, Play and in advertising.”
Once the government reopens (it never gets easier to say that), stay tuned to see if the FTC takes any substantive action. In the meantime, it would be great if you could +1 this post below and advertise for us with your name, endorsement and photo on Google+, unless of course you’ve opted out…