quote: I'm not saying that Mr. Eckhardt is intentionally misrepresenting cIQ for profit, just pointing out that he risks the appearance of it seeming that way by selling a product that solely focuses on Carrier IQ.
quote: As much as I dislike to double-post, I should acknowledge that, in the time it took me to read and then respond to the original article, the author has posted an update to clarify his position.I still question whether a similar approach would have been adopted if the flaw affected iPhones more seriously than Android products. Thanks to Mr. Mick though for making his stance clearer.
quote: I put a lot of work and research into this piece.
quote: They're who is handling your traffic.
quote: I wonder how much he was paid to form this opinion? Sounds like he was bought off to me. CarrierIQ trying to protect their business, which is understandable but you publishing this dribble is questionable.
quote: They are reading every key press, that is an epic fail.
quote: Many people are engage in banking with there phone, this kind of security hole in the base firmware is inexcusable.
quote: but it's information your carrier ALREADY HAS.
quote: 1. Does Carrier IQ adversely affect your phone?Yes. It drains your battery.