Should Google Search Suggestions Show Adult Suggestions?

Feb 9, 2009 • 7:56 am | comments (2) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Google Search Engine
 

A Google Web Search Help thread has an annoyed searcher who is upset Google's search box offers search suggestions for "youpron" when you type in the word "you."

Google YouPron

The easy solution is to turn off search suggestions in your search preferences:

Google Search Suggestions

But you cannot turn off search suggestions on every computer your child has access to. So the big question is, should Google's search suggestions have a strong adult filter that disallows adult oriented suggestions by default?

Forum discussion at Google Web Search Help.

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Comments:

Rob Abdul

02/10/2009 06:55 pm

I think children should always be supervised whilst using a computer connected to the Internet. Search suggestions should have a strong adult filter in my opinion with the option in preferences to disable it for adults who prefer it enabled.

John Knipp

09/25/2012 09:14 pm

Why don't you guys have spel check on your Gmail service This would be a major upgrade

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