Don't like Buzz spamming your Gmail in-box? Google is adding some knobs to let users dial down the notifications.
As part of its agreement to end Federal Trade Commission investigation, Google agrees to establish a "comprehensive privacy program" after Buzz privacy flap.
Electronic Privacy Information Center says the Federal Trade Commission should compel Google to decouple Buzz from Gmail's address book, among other things.
When the Google Buzz first launched, it's fair to say it was a little too eager to use and share the details of users' personal networks. What was Google thinking?
Is Google Buzz effective competition to Twitter? Or is it just FriendFeed light? Webware writers Rafe Needleman and Josh Lowensohn debate.