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Ubuntu wants to slurp PCs' vital statistics – even location – with new desktop installs

DCFusor Silver badge

You never know...

Maybe the results will help improve some other Debian based distro without collecting from those users, just the Ubuntu ones?

Just the same some cynicism is always called for. Once you put the mechanism for snooping in place and people are used to it - it's like taxes, they never go away or even go down, do they.

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