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Old 06-24-2017, 02:11 PM   #1
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Google to stop scanning emails...


Hi all...

If you haven't already seen it, here's a bit of good news on the privacy/data mining front.

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Alphabet Inc's Google said on Friday it would stop scanning Gmail content for creating personalized ads from later this year, bringing the widely-used email service in line with its enterprise offering, G Suite.
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Old 07-08-2017, 09:27 PM   #2
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And you trust/believe them?

Interest you in a bridge? Only one previous owner. Barely used!
 
Old 07-08-2017, 10:03 PM   #3
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Likely they already know all they need to know.

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Actually, yes, I do. Google writes their TOS in understandable language and makes no secret of what they do; they spy with integrity, by Jove.
 
Old 07-08-2017, 11:02 PM   #4
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Their motto was "Don't be evil", then it changed to "Do the right thing".. Their obviously very political and we know how trustworthy politicians are..
 
  


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