Google Engineer Told Others of Data Collection, F.C.C. Report Reveals -

Google’s harvesting of e-mails, passwords and other sensitive personal information from unsuspecting households in the United States and around the world was neither a mistake nor the work of a rogue engineer, as the company long maintained, but a program that supervisors knew about, according to new details from the full text of a regulatory report.

 if i could find a different RSS aggregator than Google Reader, then i'd kick google to the curb. this is another reason i'm moving my stuff to Squarespace, then i can ditch google analytics.

via Big Week