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This just popped up on my Apple TV:

“Your playback, searches, and device trust score are used to personalise your experience, improve that of others, and prevent fraud.”

What the fucking fuck, Apple? No, this is not OK at all.

@aral Trust score, huh? Like, credit rating for online activities... hrhr. 1984, here we come. ^^

@aral my local coffee shop just changed from those paper cards for loyalty to an email trade. They already had bad wifi and few outlets so this is just another knock against them. It’s so hard to stay private now

@aral But any non-tech oriented person will gladly sign because "I don't understand how to use a raspberry pie".
Easy solution: Get a big simple screen, hook a computer to it. Boom, problem solved!

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