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Palm responds to Pre privacy talk

Aug 14, 2009, 14:31 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Patrick Goss)


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"Joey Hess' 'Shy Jo blog showed codes being sent back to Palm, but the company insists that the information only includes information about "potential scenarios in which we might use a customer's information, all toward a goal of offering a great user experience".

""Palm takes privacy very seriously, and offers users ways to turn data collecting services on and off," said a statement from the company."
As Mr. Hess reported yesterday, it reports your location via GPS, what applications you use and for how long, dmesg and syslog dumps, and other data-- all on your bandwidth-- ed.

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