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Googlers fired after tracking colleagues working on US border cop projects. Now, if they had monetized that stalking...

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<i>Whether or not one thinks that Google hoovers up user data</i>

Is there any doubt about Google's hoovering practices?

<i>it is hoovered by consent</i>

Is it though? Looks to me that Google is collecting a lot of data about people that they didn't consent to. DNS queries, Google Analytics, email messages sent to other users' Gmail accounts, etc etc. And those are just a few of the more obvious ones.

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