Don’t Do Evil
Is anybody truly surprised?
My guess is they were already doing this.
Should everybody pay attention to Chicken Little? Probably not. Yet I am glad I never succumbed to any of the bait dangled by the Google folks.
Data mining and surveillance have gone beyond creepy. These pursuits are now a disease. Long gone are the days when web site owners shared information and knowledge in an altruistic manner and did not try to monetize every visitor.
Don’t do evil. I don’t have the energy to snort a cynical, “Ha!”