cmendla - 5:14 am on May 23, 2010 (gmt 0)
I think this encryption gives a false sense of security. Some less savvy users might think that using the secure mode will protect them even after they click on a search result.
I can picture some guy at work thinking "Oh cool, I'll use the super duper secret google search to search for bikini pics and my stupid boss will never know". However, there will be a whole trail of suspicious URLs leading back to his machine.. Ooopsie one more in the unemployment line.