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Old 12-04-2019, 05:43 AM   #31
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which is why we hash it first and then encode it in base64 before transmitting it.
Yes, that's clearly not in line with the spirit of that "guideline", but no matter what you do with this, google will still find ways to identify you, because that's who they are, and what they do.
 
Old 12-04-2019, 11:22 AM   #32
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Yes, that's clearly not in line with the spirit of that "guideline", but no matter what you do with this, google will still find ways to identify you, because that's who they are, and what they do.
And they can do it easily with or without this file...
 
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Old 12-05-2019, 07:48 PM   #33
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Works for me.

Personally, I'm not that worried of what Google and other corporation might do with my identity (which they have, since I use an Android smartphone). I imagine that I can handle them. I reserve my tin foil hat for intrusions from various national security services. In the near future, getting a new smartphone or PC might mean hosting preinstalled spyware unbeknownst to me. And without pop-up ads.

OT, but I cannot resist...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urglg3WimHA

..."Foil" by Weird Al.
 
Old 12-05-2019, 08:28 PM   #34
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