Someone call Trump, another firm about to bite the dust for espionage 😀
Anonymous, 01 May 2020we lost privacy since we begun using smartphones, the difference here is, do you want china to... moreI'd prefer it to be a NATO country because I live in a NATO country. Easy choice.
what about Google? only search google my activity then you will explore what American securities concern about your privacy. all in all, American company (Google, Facebook, Amazon. etc.) are big liars and sell your data either agency or marketing companies
THIS JUST IN: Chinese companies caught doing the exact same thing American companies have been doing ever since they existed. Oh the humanity!
we lost privacy since we begun using smartphones, the difference here is, do you want china to spy you? or you prefer US? or maybe korea? you just choose who is the owner of your data
Anders, 01 May 2020From article "And the fun part is that the browser does so even in incognito mode or even when... moreI've just read the actual article. GSMarena are lying...
They can't track you in the DuckDuckGo browser.
It's when you access DuckDuckGo search engine while in the Xiaomi browser.
So this is a non issue. Just don't use the Xiaomi apps.
Use DuckDuckGo, Firefox or Brave Browser instead of the Xiaomi one
Damn, I bought the Redmi Note 8 a couple of months ago too. Thank god I have notification issues and stopped using it xD. It's not really surprising though. They are definitely collecting data for advertising / to sell, even if you turn off ads in MIUI...
Every.phone.collects.data. Apple is not above the law.
Which hands your data will fall into, is what you can control.
Is the West better than China? What about London being one of the most surveilled cities in the world? What about Snowden? What about HK protest? Everyone has bones in their closet.
Who one knows, but i suspect choosing the next super power, for the foreseeable future, will be in your best interest.
Data privacy is global politics, not for us laymen. However, you can vote with your money by buying into a company based on your beliefs.
Be a conscious consumer, knowledge is power.
All they do, it just depend on what they need from users, some of data for own use and the rest for sale, google, facebook, twitter, double-click, ask, docktodock, amazon and many others, and most of websites you visit, what to do about it, browser developer is paid from advertising companies to collaborate, but we don't pay.
Anonymous, 01 May 2020All the browsers track you because they sell the data to make money. Remember, if it's free to... moreExcept if it has ads or gets a share from some websites to promote them higher on the search list
In this article "companies use their smartphones collect data"
Yep. Looks like the sky us still blue.
There are clouds too. Yup.
From article "And the fun part is that the browser does so even in incognito mode or even when using the privacy-conscious DuckDuckGo web browser."
How can the Xiaomi browser collect data from the DuckDuckGo browser..?
its normal they collect your data and sell it to ADS companies