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‘Why Won’t Microsoft Spy for the US?’ – Trump Adviser (geekwire.com)
17 points by starpilot 9 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 2 comments

Because it sets bad precedent and would lead to other nations where MS hosts services to spy on others including the US. People tend to be short sighted and forget that where we go, others will follow.

Look at where cyber warfare has gone since stuxnet for example. It's so much worse today.

...because they want to sell products in other countries?

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