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Comment ITunes? (Score 1) 556

If they're monitoring Windows systems via Safari, what about people with iTunes installed? Surely, by far, that's the most prevalent piece of Apple software on non-Apple platforms. Consequently, it would be the best means by which to gather data on customers. To be honest, I'd always thought I was being a little bit paranoid to so studiously avoid installing Apple products. I guess I was wrong.

Comment Re:One of many reasons... (Score 1) 328

I work in academia. Fortunately the whole "cell phone servitude" routine hasn't penetrated to my particular university, at least not among the faculty. I'm well aware that many businesses use Blackberries and the like as leaches for their employees, it's not something I think I could live with.

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