p.s. there is a post on lifehacker acknowledging this and claiming it will change soon.
If you've ever had anything to do with Honorable Government of India, you will know that this sort of acess to private communications will be used to pursue terrorists 1% of the time, and the remaining 99% of the time, intelligence babus will be snooping on messages of rival political parties and the pretty girl next door.
This is particularly relevant, because India doesn't have any decent libraries.
I've lived all over India, in all the metros and in half a dozen other large cities and I have never seen a library with a good collection of books.
If you ask an Indian which library is the best in town, they'll name libraries such as the British Council Library!
Google can help India by making all these books available to every little town and village.
I piss on these authors who can see nothing beyond their own narrow self-interest.
Graphite HP works for me!
I prefer a Graphite 2B.
"Never ascribe to malice that which is caused by greed and ignorance." -- Cal Keegan