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The amazon thing has been implemented badly, but their search feature is clearly meant to be universal. In fact, they're advertising it as something that doesn't do only local searches.
Stallman: Ubuntu Spyware: What to Do?
Posted Dec 8, 2012 14:20 UTC (Sat) by Wol (guest, #4433)
If I'm looking for a document that *I* wrote, and is stored on *MY* computer, then if that computer is Ubuntu *by* *default* searching for it will try and find it on Amazon. NASTY!
Talk about a security risk! What if that's your doctor looking for a medical letter and using personally identifiable information along with the illness? Now Amazon know what illnesses you suffer from!
Posted Dec 8, 2012 19:14 UTC (Sat) by tajyrink (subscriber, #2750)
Posted Dec 8, 2012 21:50 UTC (Sat) by mdeslaur (subscriber, #55004)
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