Source: The Information
quote: People were already on edge after realizing Google was 'reading' every Gmail and Gchat message to target ads.
quote: Then the concern with Nest and targeted ads on those systems
quote: Now we have a system letting Google into our homes 24/7 with live feeds. Are people that stupid to actually give Google access to their lives like this? Microsoft already proved they had the 'technology' to passively monitor items it sees in the cameras field of view and target products as such.
quote: Google has a portion of its market that simply doesn't care about the ramifications of any of these personal tech decisions.
quote: There's a really small undercurrent of privacy-advocation on both the private and public sides that I really hope evolves into some real privacy rights in the digital era for consumers and citizens.
quote: So before you accuse others of being stupid and too trusting, just you know, really think about it.