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Hey, Brits. Your Google data is leaving the EU before you are: Hoard to be shipped from Ireland to US next month

By John Oates 21 Feb 2020 at 17:02

Google's UK users will see their data shifted to a US-based data controller from the end of next month with the ad giant blaming Brexit for the move. In a statement, Google said that UK users will now have Google LLC – the US-based operation – as the legal controller of their data instead of Google Ireland Limited. Google could have used a UK firm to act as data controller...

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