And Here We Go

Google launching tool that will publicly track people’s movements, allowing health officials to check whether their communities are abiding by social-distancing measures. https://t.co/pbtrUqAVmP

The scariest part is that many people are celebrating this.

5 thoughts on “And Here We Go”

  1. The government can track me all it wants. Who cares?

    If they hassle me, I’ll flash them my retired senior military officer’s I.D. card.

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    1. I care, because in my experience – not observation, but experience – this kind of harmless seeming measure is the first step towards far worse things. Respectfully, of course.

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  2. Releasing a tool my foot. Data collection and tracking isn’t a tool that Google has. It’s what Google is.

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  3. “tracking isn’t a tool that Google has. It’s what Google is”

    Yeah, it’s like saying “The wind is launching a new tool that will blow” or “Water is launching a new tool that will be wet”….

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