Reply to post: Buyouts generally incur damage despite promises

Google: OK, OK, we pinky promise not to suck Fitbit health data into the borg. Now will you approve the sale?

Keythong

Buyouts generally incur damage despite promises

The damage may not be noticed for a while, but eventually it becomes obvious e.g. I bet that Google will eventually either kill off support or coerce user migration to a google service which breaks the assurances of data privacy. I've seen customers face similar from the other side after takeover by a large USA corporation...

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