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September 23, 2010

The New York Times reports on Google CEO Eric Schmidt's appearance on "The Colbert Report" Tuesday night to answer host Stephen Colbert's questions about privacy and a comment Schmidt once made about user anonymity. Schmidt told Colbert that Google does see users' online searches but forgets them "after a little while," and said his recent statement that users should change their names to achieve online anonymity was a joke, which Colbert said was "too hip for the room." (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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