Google's attorneys say their long-running practice of electronically scanning the contents of people's Gmail accounts to help sell ads is legal, and are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks to stop the practice.
In court records filed in advance of a federal hearing scheduled for Thursday in San Jose, Google argues that "all users of email must necessarily expect that their emails will be subject to automated processing."
Thursday, September 05, 2013
Google: Reading your mail and proud of it, man!
Yeah, whether it comes from a Gmail account or even if it just crosses Google's network. So shut up and get back to work, you peons.