A redesign of Google Account gives users a clearer access to their privacy control settings.
On Thursday, the product manager of Google Account, Jan Mannermann, announced the updates on Google’s blog. Currently, Android users will see this redesign immediately. web users and iOS users will be able to have access to this interface later this year.
This update is being released about a month after GDPR went into effect.
The addition of horizontal navigation tabs is the most obvious change to Google Account. With this change, surface user controls on data and personalization, security and privacy are apparent. The Data & Personalization tab contains all the activity controls and ad personalzation options an information.
With new navigation and in-account search functionality, users should find it easier finding settings and other account-related information. There is a dedicated area of its community forum to account and privacy-related questions.