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Read My (G) Mail, Please

Google’s new Gmail service has certainly hit the ‘G’ spot for privacy advocates the past week or so. After reading this article and Google’s most recent (official) response my concerns have been somewhat lessened, but not completely. I will reserve judgment as the story continues to unfold so stay tuned.

Written April 16th, 2004 by | 162 Comments | Filed under: Miscellaneous Blog Tips

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