‘If you maintain an avid, robust online presence, chances are that you do a lot of searching. You might search for web sites, data, studies, and news. Perhaps you even search for some things you would prefer that others didn’t know about.
If you use Google as your main search engine – and judging by the company’s mega-earnings, most people do – your search history is carefully, systematically and completely tracked and documented.
How do we know? According to the search giant, every search query you’ve ever typed into the site’s Spartan home page and subsequent search pages is being made available at your request.’
Read more: Google lets you download your entire search history – So yes, they're monitoring and archiving our data