Are we giving up our very freedom for the latest, greatest tools? Rob Enderle at TechNewsWorld thinks we are. His latest article argues that companies like Apple and Google force customers to do this in a number of ways: 'having to manage too many things, to being locked into a platform, to having no say about how our valuable personal information is used.'
Such concerns are nothing new. Regarding privacy alone, companies like Google and Facebook have faced significant media scrutiny for their policies. Just a few weeks ago, it was reported that Google was being sued for wiretapping of WiFi networks.