It's meant to be an impediment. Being reasonable has nothing to do with it.
Yes, which is still probably more than 10 times faster than most people's Internet connection.
Since when is MySQL no longer supported?
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They accept bitcoins and use APK's host file?
*and* I read plenty of news. D'oh!
You've probably read about Quirky in one of many articles that read like valentines to the company and the concept.
Nope, never heard of it before today I read plenty of news.
So the answer is you're just making shit up.
Also, if Oracle is not friends with open source why have they sponsored numerous Linux and FOSS conferences?
Oracle is plenty friendly to open-source software just not to freetards.
If you don't want them using that information, don't give it to them. It's your choice. The government should not get involved.
These businesses can still get info about you even if you don't directly deal with them. So you're arguing froma false premise from the start.