I normally don't care about open source purity, but DAMN did Muse Group brutally murder Audacity. The "Data necessary for law enforcement, litigation and authorities’ requests" under "Personal Data We Collect" on their privacy policy alone is like WTF. It's a simple audio editing tool. It's totally going to get Libre Office'd for sure.

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No its totally avoidable all you have to do is not send anything at all.

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Did these people really just bumble in not knowing anything about the kinds of people in the open source community? They've gone to arms over a lot less.

Why did they feel like this Microsoft style telemetry shit is necessary in the first place? It was an open source project, people are a lot more willing to just give you feedback and more information if you just.. ask.

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