How to stop Google from tracking your computer and limit its data collection of your online history

a man standing in front of a sign: There are several ways you can disable or limit how Google tracks you. Alain Jocard/Getty Images

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There are several ways you can disable or limit how Google tracks you. Alain Jocard/Getty Images

  • You can stop Google from tracking your computer by going to your Google Account page and turning off Web & App Activity and Location Services. 
  • Google tracks your activity and location on any device when you’re signed into Google. 
  • If you force Google to stop tracking you, you’ll lose Google’s ability to personalize its services based on your web behavior and location.  
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While it may be cliché to say that Google knows everything about you, there’s also a lot of truth to that statement. If Google’s various tracking services are enabled, it knows both where you are and what your online search activity has been.

There are benefits to this tracking, of course — for example, Google can provide information

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Why Dynamics of Computer-Aided Drug Discovery Market Is Changing Drastically? What If History Is Any Guide?

Pune, New York, USA, November 17 2020 (Wiredrelease) Research Dive :According to a study conducted by Research Dive, the global computer-aided drug discovery market forecast size is expected to reach $4,878.5 billion by the end of 2026, registering 15.5% CAGR over the forecast period.

Computer-aided drug design utilizes computational methods to analyze, develop, and discover similar biologically active molecules. The ligand-based computer-aided drug discovery (LB-CADD) method includes the understanding of ligands which are known to interrelate with a targeted disease. These procedures use a set of referral structures that are collected from compounds known to interact with the target of interest and analyze their 2D or 3D structures.

The rising usage of pharmaco dynamics and pharmaco kinetic modelling in pre-clinical advancements is anticipated to drive the computer-aided drug discovery markets growth in the recent years. In addition, the rapid growth in the demand for latest technologies to decrease the cost

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Packers Hall of Fame offering virtual ‘History Night’ programming

Packers fans are invited to join the Packers Hall of Fame in exploring Packers history with two Virtual History Night events, coming up at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17, and Tuesday, Dec. 8.

Fans can learn about team history beyond the walls of the Packers Hall of Fame, with the virtual programs hosted on Zoom including speakers, storytelling and question-and-answer sessions.

The Nov. 17 event is “Home for the Holidays,” featuring a recounting of some of the most memorable Packers holiday games, from the Lions Thanksgiving Day rivalry to the New Year’s Eve Ice Bowl.

The Dec. 8 event is a Packers Archive Tour, where fans can virtually explore the Packers Hall of Fame’s collection storage space with curator Brent Hensel and get a behind-the-scenes look at Packers artifacts, and learn about how the Hall of Fame preserves Packers history.

The programs are $7 per person, and admission can

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As Kamala Harris makes history, the internet busts a move in celebration


Kamala Harris, shown campaigning this week, will be the first female vice president.

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This story is part of Elections 2020, CNET’s coverage of the run-up to voting in November.

With news that Joe Biden has won the race for US president, his running mate, Kamala Harris, made history. The vice president-elect will become the first woman ever elected to the position, as well as the first Black and first Asian American. One of the earliest to congratulate Harris was someone who knows VP duties well, at least on television: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who played Vice President (eventually President) Selina Meyer on HBO’s popular comedy Veep, which ended in 2019. 

“‘Madam Vice President’ is no longer a fictional character,” Louis-Dreyfus tweeted.

Louis-Dreyfus was far from alone in her congratulations. The historic election had plenty of people on social media — from politicians to entertainers to everyday voters

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Digital Ally Releases Most Advanced Cloud Software Update in its History

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Lenexa, KS, Nov 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) —
The ProVu shared portal enables Prosecutors to now request and receive video evidence and case files via the secured EVO-HD cloud software platform

Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) (the “Company”), which develops, manufactures, and markets advanced video recording products and other critical safety products for law enforcement, emergency management, fleet safety and security, today announced its newest cloud software update, EVO Cloud 1.8. Now available on the EVO Web Portal for all EVO-HD customers, EVO Cloud 1.8 is the Company’s most advanced software feature set to date for its innovative EVO-HD in-car video system. The most notable feature included is the highly anticipated ProVu shared portal.

The ProVu shared portal will allow District Attorneys and Prosecutors who oversee multiple police departments to securely request video evidence from

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New UN Archives website stores over 1 million pages of UN history

Spring and summer are usually the busiest times in the Archives and Records Management Section’s (ARMS) public research facility, also known as a reading room.

ARMS, in the Department of Operational Support (DOS), supports researchers from all over the world who come to New York to pour over documents chronicling 75 years of UN history, including its many peacekeeping and political missions.

Like many other in-person public services, the global COVID-19 pandemic forced ARMS to close its reading room doors to researchers in March 2020. To ensure business continuity, ARMS embarked on a concerted effort to provide online services to UN staff as well as the worldwide research community.

New processes and workflows to publish digitized files were ramped up during the lockdown. From mid-March, when we began working from home, until today, ARMS has published over 1,000,000 pages of previously unavailable archival documents in our online catalogue.

These include

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Amazon to restore small Elephant Car Wash sign and display piece of Seattle history on its campus

The Elephant Car Wash in the Denny Triangle, on the edge of Amazon’s campus in Seattle, closed after 64 years of operation. (GeekWire Photo / Kurt Schlosser)

The Elephant Car Wash is disappearing from its iconic perch just blocks from Amazon’s headquarters in Seattle, but a piece of the historic business will live on inside one of the tech giant’s buildings.

Amazon confirmed Wednesday that it has been gifted the smaller of two pink elephant signs from the Denny Triangle location where the car wash has operated for 64 years. The Seattle Times reported that Amazon asked owner Bob Haney for the sign and he gave it to them.

A spokesperson for Amazon told GeekWire that it will invest in restoring the sign to its original condition and then find a place to display it somewhere on its campus. The spokesperson did not know what building the sign could end

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History Says Tesla Competitor Could Surge to New Record

The shares of Nio Inc (NYSE:NIO) are up 4.7% to trade at $34.88 at last check, and earlier hit an all-time high of $35.28. And while the Tesla (TSLA) competitor is already enjoying an astounding 1,936.8% lead year-over-year lead — with support from the 40-day moving average for the past several months — a historic bullish signal now flashing suggests even more upside may be in store for NIO in the coming weeks.

More specifically, the stock’s recent peak comes amid historically low implied volatility (IV), which has been a bullish combination for the equity in the past. According to data from Schaeffer’s Senior Quantitative Analyst Rocky White, there have only been two other times in the past five years when the stock was trading within 2% of a 52-week high, while its Schaeffer’s Volatility Index (SVI) sat in the 20th percentile of its annual range or lower — as

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BroadbandNow Acquires Early Internet History Website

As the first book published for the internet, LivingInternet covers the early inventors and innovators

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As part of celebrating International Internet Day, BroadbandNow (, which believes that broadband internet should be available to all Americans, today announced that is has acquired, the first book published for the internet that covers the early history and innovations that led to the most important technological and societal changes in modern society.

On January 7th, 2000, William Stewart published the first ever e-book on the early days of the internet, which is now available at It covers innovations and inventions such as packet switching, MUDs, E-mail and more, and is sourced by dozens of interviews and research conducted over several decades.

International Internet Day celebrates the first internet transmission and was established on October 29, 2005. “We are honored to host and

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