The Google Plus logo. The new type of ads will draw information from the more than 540 million members of Google Plus, the social networking site set up by the company in 2011

Look out. From today, ads on Google, the world’s most popular search engine, could feature you and you won’t even know it. A change in Google’s “terms(...)

Called “inactive account manager”, a new Google feature lets users of the company’s services tell it what to do with email messages and other data if they die or their account becomes inactive. Photograph: Martin Keene/PA Wire

Google has launched a tool that lets users decide what happens to their email, Google Plus and other accounts after they die or become inact(...)