Cutter wrote on Jul 11, 2013, 17:31: And if you don't use those service who cares? Secondly, they don't cost you anything, do they? Third, I was speaking in terms of when Google does soemthign that doesn't work it usually goes to the graveyard PDQ. They don't sit around trying to convince themselves and everyone else that this what you're supposed to want for no apparent reason.
None of that matters to your point of "they wouldn't force you." Yes, Google does force things on you. They may be better, but it's marginal.