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Google has announced changes in your policies that will allow minors under 18 to request removal of their images from search results, and will remove autoplay from YouTube for this set of users.
One of these novelties supposes removal of images of minors from search results in Google Images. The company explains that it is part of a new policy that it will introduce in the coming weeks and that will allow people under 18 years of age to request withdrawal, or their parents or guardians.
Also in searches, the company will extend the tool to users up to 18 years of age ‘Safe search’ .until now available for children under 13 years of age in Family Link accounts., which allows you to use Filters so that adult content does not appear in the results.
On YouTube, Google has reported in a statement that they will gradually adjust the default upload settings to the highest privacy option available to teens aged 13.17. The functions of Digital Wellbeing, Y to facilitate rest and disconnection, they will disable autoplay for users under the age of 18 and will enter rest and bedtime reminders.
The company will also introduce new default protections in Wizard to avoid adult content in the experience of minors. The Location history It is deactivated by default in all accounts, and children under 13 are prevented from activating this feature, a protection that Google will extend to all users under 18 years of age.
In Play, the company will introduce a new security section, in which parents or guardians can check the applications that comply with Google’s family policies, to decide whether or not to download them so that their children can use them.
Google Workspace for Education ha activado por Safe Search technology defective in schools from Infant to Baccalaureate. Google has reported that the ability to switch to guest and incognito modes to browse the web will be disabled.
CHANGES IN ADVERTISING AND DATA PROCESSING
The changes that Google will introduce to improve the safety of children with its services include advertising, where the protections that prevent age.sensitive ad categories from being shown to children.
For those under 18 years of age, the company ensures that it will be Blocked ad targeting based on age, gender or interests.
And so that children and adolescents understand what data is collected, why and how it is used, from Google they have developed easy to understand materials, both for them and for their parents.