Google Settles Improper-Tracking Suit, Neb. to See Revenue


Nebraska is set to see an increase inrevenue.

Google will pay Nebraska more than $247,000as part of a 17-million-dollar national settlement over consumer tracking.

State Attorney General Jon Bruning saidNebraska is one of 37 states and the District of Columbia to receive a portionof the settlement.

The settlement comes after allegationsthat the search-engine giant was improperly tracking data on safari web-browsereven after some consumers had opted-out of the search tracking feature.Nebraska's share of the money will be deposited into the state settlement fund.