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“In light of the announcement that Dropbox will be integrated into NSA’s PRISM framework, and also in light of non-US companies offering the same service without syphoning off private data to the US surveillance state, I decided to delete all my files before my privacy is violated and to delete my Dropbox account.
As a citizen of a country that had been plagued by oppressive surveillance in the past I cannot take such an attempt at drag-netting private data lightly.”


Editorial note: Hyperlink added after deletion (for the benefit of the readers of this blog), and I corrected one typo.