Update: Avast kills Jumpshot data-collection business after privacy concerns mount

Avast said that information collection is opt-in, and an opt-out option will be added soon. As it turns out, though, that wasn't good enough.
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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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