Public Notes by chase_ats Tagged #not_evil

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Article discusses a few examples of Apple taking third party developer/app ideas __Obviously without recognition and/or compensation__ #unfair #not_evil #do_not_steal_like_an_artist_pattern #status_quo #pub
Point 6: "You can make money without doing evil." #BS #Google #butthurt #deceptive #disingenuous #not_evil #zeitgeist_bs #pub
"The Android app Brightest Flashlight has been installed between 50 million and 100 million times, averaging a 4.8 rating from more than 1 million reviews. Yet its customers might not be so happy to learn the app has been secretly recording and sharing their location and device ID information." _Android's way of dealing with app permissions sucks ass. All or nothing with the list of permissions when installing apps. Of course apps will ask for too much and most people will click accept as fast as possible_ #not_evil #user_data #not_cool #apps #security #Android #pub
Keeping the flight search filter after removing many others. Little intelligence to having flights there for most searches aside from Google's own benefit of flight searches vs other more actually helpful filters like blogs or discussions #Google #butthurt #money #status_quo #not_evil #abuse_of_power #pub
King.com, Candy Crush Saga trademark BS #BS #copyright #goliath #not_evil #status_quo #pub
#BS #Google #disingenuous #goliath #hypocrisy #not_evil #status_quo #pub
#hypocrisy #status_quo #Google #BS #goliath #not_evil #pub
news.ycombinator.com
#Google #goliath #not_evil #status_quo #pub
Messed up. #whales #mobile #money #BS #hypocrisy #not_evil #i_am_benevolent_pattern #self-serving #games #iAPs #pub
news.ycombinator.com
"So why isn't HN up-in-arms about Google allowing Android apps access to all your phone's un-encrypted images?!? That seems like a much bigger issue!" #BS #Google #not_evil #zeitgeist_bs #pub