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Re: w3.org search box

From: Coralie Mercier <coralie@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 11 May 2016 17:03:52 +0200
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Hello Tom,

On Wed, 11 May 2016 10:12:27 +0200,  
<3s2unl+ao1ld3pwpert8@guerrillamail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> Users of your website like me who want to use the search box are
> redirected to a Google screen saying this:
>
>> Before you continue…
>> To be consistent with data protection laws, we’re askingyou to take a  
>> moment to review key points of Google’sPrivacy Policy. This isn’t about  
>> a change we’ve made —it’s just a chance to review some key points.
>>
>> We’ll need you to do this in order to continue using Googleservices.
>
> On the face of it, it looks like a very political box that intersects  
> with
> a lot of controversy I currently hear about. It would be nice if you had  
> a
> way to let us search your website in some other way.
>
> Of course, users are always free to search w3.org on their favourite
> search engine – but then why keep a search box on w3.org at all?

I have run your enquiry internally and will get back to you when possible.

Best regards,
Coralie

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