… i just wonder, what he „gets“ from it?
He states that there were no evil exploitation of the NSA-spying-Informations ever exploited… well just look over to Canada… there the governmental (!) Spying Agencies spyed on pipeline-protesters and forwarded their informations to the private (!) companies that want to build those Canada-to-pacific-shipping-to-> china tar-pipeline.
This project is probably a major disaster for the nature, animals and people living in those areas, because pipelines like to leak. „pipeline leaks“
So: government = private companies -> now effectively the same? I guess yes. Don’t aks for Freedom and Democracy or a sustainable culture.
It’s democracy from the outside – but „private company inside“.
Let’s ask Mr. Snowden:
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|Traded as||NYSE: ORCL|
|Founded||June 16, 1977, Santa Clara,California, U.S.|
|Founder(s)||Larry Ellison, Bob Miner,
|Headquarters||Redwood Shores, Redwood City, California, United States|
|Key people||Jeff Henley (Chairman)
Larry Ellison (CEO)
Safra Catz (President)
Mark Hurd (President)
|Products||Oracle Applications, Oracle Database, Oracle Enterprise Manager, Oracle Fusion Middleware, servers,workstations, storage
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|Revenue||US$ 37.18 billion (2013)|