I believe it's the carriers who install it (hence 'CarrierIQ') not the phone mfr, BICBW
But let's also have a little respect for Carrier IQ, it takes balls to make this kind of turnaround...
or a fear that they are about to be dumped by all their customers due to the negative publicity.
All of them if you want to run an ssh daemon on port 22
in EU the Commission took care to protect you from becoming any money by introducing rules and regulations that actually ban consulting altogether
WTF are you talking about? How is consulting banned in the EU?
As each Android device is accepted the community clarifies for everyone that Linux is the elder brother of Android.
Which just adds to the confusion, as many Android users now think that Linux is 'made by Google'
Of course you can't flap your arms and fly to the moon. After a while you'd run out of air to push against.