Microsoft Improves Consumer Search Privacy; Google and Yahoo Stay…

Microsoft has agreed only to hold your personal information (read: darkest secrets] for six months, while Google and Yahoo will continue to keep them much longer to "improve search quality." By which, of course, they mean "ad revenue." » 1/19/10 9:46am 1/19/10 9:46am

Afternoon News: Daily Dose of Harry Potter, Brit Drivers Going To Jail …

• Warner Bros. set up a hotline to replace HD DVDs found in Harry Potter: Goblet of Fire Blu-ray packages. I love Harry Potter news. [HD Digest]
• British drivers caught using their cellphones may be sent to jail for two years and face an extremely scary sounding "unlimited fine" under new laws published today. [Reuters]
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