Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers US Senator Urges Investigation into Google Over Google+ ‘Coverup’ – The Sociable

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers US Senator Urges Investigation into Google Over Google+ ‘Coverup’ – The Sociable

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US Senator Richard Blumenthal pens a letter urging the FTC “to immediately open an investigation into Google’s exposure of private information from Google+ users and this alleged concealment in its handling of consumer data.” On Monday Google announced it was shutting down the consumer-facing part of Google+ after nearly 500,000 “users’ full names, email addresses, birth…