Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 17th Jan 2012 21:11 UTC, submitted by bowkota
Google Fascinating. After the whole Mocality story, we were greeted by another story of Google misconduct. This time, it's OpenStreetMap, which claims that users connecting from the same Google IP addresses in India as in the Mocality incident are vandalising OpenStreetMap data. Google has confirmed to ReadWriteWeb that two contractors acting on their own behalf while on the Google network were responsible. Another, less serious instance of Google misconduct, perhaps, but OpenStreetMap's handling of this issue does smell fishy.
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RE[2]: Meaning...?
by Hiev on Thu 19th Jan 2012 00:46 UTC in reply to "RE: Meaning...?"
Hiev
Member since:
2005-09-27

No, you are deadly wrong, Apple is being a dick, but is a legally dick, what Google has been acused to do is illegal, so, no way to compare.

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RE[3]: Meaning...?
by Pro-Competition on Thu 19th Jan 2012 16:21 in reply to "RE[2]: Meaning...?"
Pro-Competition Member since:
2007-08-20

How about impersonating police officers to hunt a lost (not stolen) phone prototype? Does that count?

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RE[4]: Meaning...?
by Hiev on Thu 19th Jan 2012 16:32 in reply to "RE[3]: Meaning...?"
Hiev Member since:
2005-09-27

Urban myth, it was rumor over the internet that was never proved.

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