quote: Finally, it is a privacy concern whenever anything you do is aggregated and used without your opt-in. They are my actions.
quote: A smear campaign involves false or dubious claims.
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quote: He or she was a bit strange. A new poster who, in his second post, started complaining about a couple of down-votes against his first post. Then he started quoting proverbs (one appeared to be a threat) and even wrote a post in Hebrew. He or she also used "we" consistantly in reference to him- or herself. I looked up his or her or profile (before he deleted it) and learned he claimed membership in "The Assemblies of Yahweh" (a biblical literalist organization) -- I follwed the wikipedia article to their home page and then to their Statement of Doctrine which had an apparent malware pop-up. I guess he or she didn't feel welcome because of all the down-votes he or she was getting and deleted the account.
quote: Don't like it? The easy answer is to not use google search, gmail, android, finance, translate, Chrome, DNS servers, etc.
quote: Probably the only reason they don't scan E-mails is because they didn't think of it first.