Android 10 has new privacy controls, awesome. Still can't remove the google search bar without a different launcher. 😔
Found an open source launcher on Fdroid that simulates Android 8, but with controls over the search bar.
Lawnchair (Pixel Launcher features plus customizability) - https://f-droid.org/app/ch.deletescape.lawnchair.plah
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