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April 25, 2004
Google: Too much information?
According to someone on a mailing list I'm on (i.e., I'm about to spread a rumor), Google's controversial GMail service (proposed tagline: "GMail touches your GSpot") will use the same long-lived cookie for your email as they do for your search history. So now Google will know (if this rumor is true) not just the content of your emails, but also what you've been looking for ... and who you are.
If the above rumors and conclusions speciously drawn from rumors are true, it will require me to append to my "In Google We Trust" tattoo the words "But not that
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