The diff' between Free software and “open source" in a nutshell: Users freedom vs marketing bullshit about gratis stuff…
Or why I will never use this crap/trust open-washing companies like that Balena (ex resin.io) that claim just 'cause they "fully open source a project and offer it for free to everyone" it's acceptable/required to spy on users and to use adwares…
#Etcher bullshit again
UPDATE: Seriously, DON'T trust this crap. Not only "'anonymously' report errors and usage statistics to balena.io" is enabled by default (1), but
- Disabling is as useless as "disabling" windoz10 spywares. It keeps connecting to balena.io and resin.io servers
- It keeps connecting to the other servers too
- There's no mention of these third party servers on the menu where they make you believe you can "disable" tracking
I tested this crap again with that "option" unchecked, doesn't make a difference… They added this checkbox just to deceive users.
1. Which is not even legal in Europe
PS : It's funny to claim it's 'anonymous' when they use google spyalytics and other intrusive crap…
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