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GitLab pulls U-turn on plan to crank up usage telemetry after both staff and customers cry foul


Re: CEO apologises for ill-considered proposal

"you unethically greedy CFO!"

Indeed, it seems the desire to make money from data knows no bounds, not even legal ones. Tracking without opt-out would surely have been found illegal in the EU and the reason GDPR protections are in place is because that sort of tracking is unethical.

It seems that we need to alter the phrase to:

"Even if you are paying, you are the product" :|

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