Thus, its uglier side doesn't gain as much of the attention it deserves. Microsoft never had quite that same good and simple reputation and enough people had enough problems with Windows platforms right from the beginning to really hate the company as soon as they had enough of a reason to from the media. Microsoft can be shitty too, but Google is much more involved in most people's daily lives in some dangerous ways.
Google at least just continues their thing which already have simple countermeasures like not using their search, blocking their web-trackers with extensions and disabling location-tracking in options.
reducing third party cookies is welcome but this just seems like a move to protect their ad revenue
They’re very good lately at PR. the pr released about not using the double Irish Dutch sandwich tax route read like something good. In reality the route is not a valid route anymore since this year.