FTC settles with computer rental stores who spied on users

Matthew

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Seven computer rental companies and a software developer have settled federal charges that they spied on customers. Developed by the now-defunct DesignerWare LLC, PC Rental Agent was installed on as many as 420,000 computers by more than 1,617 rent-to-own stores...

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TJGeezer

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They were taking from plain ol' people, not from corporations, so that's okay. Really, think about it - these "victims" weren't even rich enough to buy their own computers. In whose imagination do such people even HAVE any rights? Not in today's U.S., certainly.