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> Building products for everyone is a core part of our DNA at Google. We hold ourselves to high standards of privacy and security in product development, and hold our partners to these same standards

I guess those standards don't include clearly letting end users know that their data will be stored, shared and transcribed by 3rd parties (not that the 1st party in this case isn't bad enough).

The leak is not the problem here (and it's extremely disconcerting that they're focusing on that). Their lack of communication with consumers is the problem. This blog post makes things worse as far as I'm concerned.

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