Microsoft follows in footsteps of Google and provides right to be forgotten on Bing


In late May , after the Court of Justice of the European Union to compel Google, the popular search engine, to provide a system whereby users could request the deletion of certain information which attempt against privacy, Google created a form to respect the right to be forgotten in your website. Since then, say they have received more than 70,000 requests for removal of personal information spanning over 250,000 different websites.

Has started recently rumored that Microsoft would also be working on a similar form. Finally, rumors has been confirmed , as in Bing just released their form online to request the blocking certain search results, following in the footsteps of Google. ‘s form , available on their website is very similar to that already equipment offered by Google, which we indicate only our personal data and information you want it to be deleted and wait for the Microsoft consider our request.

Microsoft’s move highlights the importance of the right to be forgotten among Internet users, although not everyone is in favor of it. finally be seen whether other search engines support this trend.