Google is tracking you, Making your privacy at Risk – How to stay secure – PART-2

In our previous article Part-1, we told that Google is tracking you. Google collects all your data to sell ads. In previous article we covered how to delete your Web & App Activity history and Location History. Beside tracking Web & App Activity and Location History, Google also knows what are you watching in YouTube,  Your Voice, and your Device Information. Today we will tell you how much data will be stored about you and how you can control.

Your YouTube search history : – Google is tracking every bits of data you are searching over YouTube. By tracking your search habits Google knows about your likes and dislike, suppose you search in the YouTube with the terms ‘Hindi Movies’  and ‘Action movies’, YouTube will analyse your search history, and will be able to know that you like Hindi, Action Movies.  And Google will use this search history to serve you with personalized ads. Now if you want to stop Google to track your YouTube search history then follow these steps

If you want to pause storing your YouTube search history by Google then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see YouTube Watch Search Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – There you can see a toggle button to pause storing your YouTube search history, pause it by clicking the toggle button
  • Step 5: – Now Google will pause storing your YouTube search history

If you want delete your YouTube Search History then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see YouTube search history tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – You can see a blue highlighting link ‘Manage Activity’.
  • Step 5: – Click on ‘Manage Activity’ link.
  • Step 6: – The will get the option to delete your YouTube search history.

Your YouTube Watch History : – Google also know how much time you are spending on YouTube by watching videos. Now if you want to stop Google to track your YouTube watch history the follow my steps

If you want to pause storing your YouTube Watch history by Google then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see YouTube watch history Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – There you can see a toggle button to pause storing your YouTube watch history, pause it by clicking the toggle button
  • Step 5: – Now Google will pause storing your YouTube watch history

If you want delete your YouTube watch history then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see YouTube watch history Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – You can see a blue highlighting link ‘Manage Activity’.
  • Step 5: – Click on ‘Manage Activity’ link
  • Step 6: – There will get the option to delete your YouTube watch history

Your Voice & Audio Activity : – Now a days you can search Google, just by speaking. You don’t have to write anything on Google. So Google also knows about Your Voice. Now if you want to stop Google to track your Voice & Audio Activity then follow these steps

If you want to Pause storing your Voice & Audio Activity by Google then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see Your Voice & Audio Activity Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – There you can see a toggle button to pause storing your Voice & Audio Activity, pause it by clicking the toggle button
  • Step 5: – Now Google will pause storing your Voice & Audio Activity

If you want delete your Voice & Audio Activity then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see Your Voice & Audio Activity Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – You can see a blue highlighting link ‘Manage Activity’.
  • Step 5: – Click on ‘Manage Activity’ link.
  • Step 6: – The will get the option to delete your Voice & Audio Activity.

Your Device Information : – Google also knows by which device you visit Google products and sites. So Google is also tracking your device information too. Now if you want to stop Google to track your Device Information then follow these steps

If you want to Pause storing your device information by Google then  follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see ‘Your Device Information’ Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – There you can see a toggle button to pause storing your device information, pause it by clicking the toggle button
  • Step 5: – Now Google will pause storing your device information

If you want delete your device information then follow the following steps

  • Step 1: – First go to Google Account Setting
  • Step 2: – Then go to Data & personalization
  • Step 3: – After opening Data & personalization you can see Your Voice & Audio Activity Tab. Just open it.
  • Step 4: – You can see a blue highlighting link ‘Manage Activity’.
  • Step 5: – Click on ‘Manage Activity’ link.
  • Step 6: – The will get the option to delete your Voice & Audio Activity.