Privacy and Email Providers

Hi Ali,

You can bet your life and you’ll not lose it!

For instance, I have never read any of those online T&Cs ever. There’s a
lady called Mary Jo Foley who reads all the words. I only have to read what
she says, then decide whether to click Yes or forget about the online
service.

On 14 November 2017 at 11:24, Ali Hussein <ali@hussein.me.ke> wrote:

> Wash
>
> I’m willing to bet my one year salary 🙂 That less than 1% of people who
> click on ‘Agree’ regarding T&Cs don’t read them.
>
> Regards
>
> *Ali Hussein*
>
> *Principal*
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> *Hussein & Associates*
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> Tel: +254 713 601113
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> On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 8:55 AM, Odhiambo Washington via kictanet <
> kictanet@lists.kictanet.or.ke> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On 10 November 2017 at 23:03, Francis Gesora via kictanet <
>> kictanet@lists.kictanet.or.ke> wrote:
>>
>>> Don’t know if this makes sense, but if you try sending an email on
>>> gmail, with the word “attached” in your email body, gmail will always hold
>>> on sending and propose that you consider whether you want to attach a file.
>>> This seems a bit unsettling, does this mean email providers actually peruse
>>> the content of the emails prior / during sending?
>>>
>>> I know we agree to terms, but doesn’t it go against privacy policies?
>>>
>>
>>
>> Did you really “agree” to the terms? I think we need to define “agree”.
>> You cannot “agree” with something that you’ve not understood. So when you
>> clicked “Yes” on the T&Cs, you actually gave a blanket consent to
>> everything, including those that you don’t agree with 🙂
>>
>> From where I sit, the only privacy I think people remain with is that of
>> their passwords – so far. Everything after you’ve authenticated is not
>> private.
>>
>>

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