You can now ask Google to take your personal data out of its search results

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Google has expanded its policies to make it easier for people to request personal contact information be removed from online search results. Google / Screenshot by NPR

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Google is offering a new tool to anyone who doesn’t want their phone number, email or street address and other personal information to be found online: People can ask for their contact details to be stripped from search results.

“The availability of personal contact information online can be jarring,” said Michelle

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