Google vows to ban companies profiting from secretly spying on people, but doesn’t think to include itself

In an effort to combat

In an effort to combat the monitoring of people’s activities without their knowledge, Google is changing its policies to prohibit the advertising of spyware products. The spy-happy tech giant evidently failed to grasp the irony…

In a published update, Google said its new policy includes any technology used for “intimate partner surveillance,” including but not limited to spyware or malware that “can be used to monitor texts, phone calls, or browsing history.”

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