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Who do you trust more, Google, Apple or Microsoft?

Suzanne Forbes, T324 staffer, here with another tech-related anecdote! On Sunday night I was at dinner with a long-time Apple employee, a SalesForce employee, a “white-hat” hacker and a sys-admin for a Y-Combinator startup. The topic of trust in the major technology players came up. Trust in a business or consumer relationship (which is what our relationships with technology are, despite the way we anthropomorphize them) is based on reliable delivery of a product and value for money spent. Continue reading