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Why is Google telling me to be careful about my privacy?

Google: "Don't worry, your old pal Google has got your back, but you need to be careful about all those 3rd parties who could be violating your privacy!"

@urusan every time i put on a custom keyboard on this android and get that Big!Scary!Warning!!! about these keyboards potentially being able to log what i type (they don't)

@carcinopithecus @urusan

Sounds just like Microsoft giving a security warning when you try to download Firefox...

@urusan Because saying "privacy is dead, give us all your data" is no longer cool.

So they need a way to demonstrate that they do care about your privacy in some way, while also not giving up any of the data they collect about you.

@urusan

Nudge nudge, wink wink, say lots more actually because our AIs desperately need the data

@urusan - They also tell that everything not coming from their Play Store, is a security risk.... at the same time delivering apps to everyone that steals data, passwords and puts backdoor bitcoin miners.

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