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Submission + - Why Google's new privacy principles miss the point (reputationdefenderblog.com) 1

Dada Vinci writes: Google recently announced five new privacy principles designed to product development at the company. However, many commentators are starting to notice that the list is based on a Web 1.0 view of the world: the privacy principles address only what Google does with the data, not what privacy invasions can be done by others using Google's services and tools. In a Web 2.0 world, is "Privacy 2.0" required?
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Why Google's new privacy principles miss the point

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    We've always operated with these principles in mind. Now, we're just putting them in writing so you have a better understanding of how we think about these issues from a product perspective.

    Only now they are putting them in writing? They didn't have any documents dealing with the issue of privacy?

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