Google’s lightweight build of Android, known as Android Go, wouldn’t be complete without the Go apps that the company has introduced recently, especially for this platform. Google Go incognito Search One of the essential modes among a lot of Google Go. This is the replacement for Google Search and Google Chrome.
Google Go has today got an upgrade with a new Incognito Search Mode feature. With this feature Google lets users search for whatever they would like without any search history. This new Incognito Mode is an important feature that has existed on the main Google app for as long; however, it has now finally come to Google Go.
Google states that a lot of users tend to access the Internet on a borrowed device, especially an entry-level one. Moreover, Incognito Search Mode will help protect their privacy – if they are rightly educated about its functionality.
“We’re continuously adding features to Google Go, and hope that this new mode will help people control their privacy more easily,” says Radha Narayan, product manager for Google Go in a statement.
Incognito Search Mode
Google Go has also made it simple to access the Incognito Mode. You will find the Incognito Search Mode icon in the search bar itself, right next to the search icon. Just tap to begin a new session, and this app won’t save the history. Another tap will end incognito mode, and you can return to feeding search data to the Mountain View giant, who benefits from this data to serve you ads customized to your behavior.
Incognito Mode is starting to roll out in more than a dozen languages in India, including English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. So, if you are a Google Go user, update your app and test out this new privacy-focused feature.
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Apart from rolling out privacy-focused features to apps, Google is also taking into account the users’ privacy while they use the Google Assistant or Google Search while using incognito mode. The company has added new ways for its users to understand and manage their personal data in the Google Assistant. They can now learn more about what the company is doing to keep their data private and secure by merely asking the Assistant, ‘Hey Google, how do you keep my data safe?’