Q. How do I stop the various Internet search services from recording every keyword I use? It can be embarrassing when somebody sits down at my desk and starts to type in a Google search, and when the first letter is typed, all of my searches starting with that letter appear.The fastest way to cover your surfing tracks on sites such as ya hoo.com, google.com and ask.com is a little dance with the delete key and the cursor-down arrow. Type in the first letter, and when the list of your queries starting with that letter drops down, tap delete on the first item. Then push down on the arrow key to highlight the next keyword, and tap delete for that one. Repeat the two-step cursor-delete down to the bottom.
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