Friday, November 18, 2005

AIM, MSN, Yahoo peddle spyware, adware and excess fat

This is why I will not be installing AIM on my next computer. The following article explains how popular companies such as Yahoo and AOL are bundling superfluous software and often installing it behind our backs. Here's a choice quote from the article. A victory quote if you will:

But of the four instant messaging programs we tested, only Google Talk 1.0.0.68 didn't attempt to install anything else."


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