Just In: ‘Google counters Apple and Firefox with a plan for online privacy’

Today I found something I’d like to alert all our readers of. A fascinating story submitted to reddit in the last day by the user just_add_coffee titled Google counters Apple and Firefox with a plan for online privacy is gaining some traction, having got 16 comments already at the time of writing. You can read the initial story (posted by seattletimes.com) at this link. This was posted at 2019-08-24 03:02:49 and has an ID of cuiaw2. Here are some initial comments on what’s going on:

  • “They’re calling it: “Google Plus”“, posted by the user FrivolousPedant at 2019-08-24 05:36:59. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Everyone needs to boycott google. Research what companies they own and don’t use them.

    At the bear least use Firefox. It’s a better br… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user jordan_fluffystar at 2019-08-24 05:25:22. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

  • “Google mission statement when founded was “Dont Be Evil”.

    They have failed.“, posted by the user 3138Kevin at 2019-08-24 04:19:33. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

  • “This is like asking a wolf to create a safer field for sheep. They might keep out coyotes, bears, and other predators but damn sure aren’t g… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user theeastcoastwest at 2019-08-24 03:29:20. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Here’s a write-up breaking-down Googles statements: https://freedom-to-tinker.com/2019/08/23/deconstructing-googles-excuses-on-tracking-prot… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Nicksil at 2019-08-24 03:29:04. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “>The changes would surely improve privacy

    Cool

    > but Google is also pushing back against privacy initiatives started by Mozilla Corp… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Calguy1 at 2019-08-24 03:13:41. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

  • “I don’t think Google understands how much some people hate them at the Moment.“, posted by the user O_u_blocked_me at 2019-08-24 03:10:08. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

As this is of great concern to me, I am researching more into this right now and will let you know as soon as we are done.

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