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Originally Posted by CynicalUnicorn View Post

The bigger question is why do headphones have an app?!

Also:
HA! Nice. They might have a case then.
To validate that insane price tag I wager.
    
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But are they actually listening to the audio feed or just collecting metadata? There is a huge difference.

What can the audio tell you that the metadata can't? Perhaps only whether you listen to high or low quality music.
    
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Not really a huge difference


I was talking about mp3 metadata. Like song names and stuff.
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Bose knows.
post #56 of 58
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I was talking about mp3 metadata. Like song names and stuff.

you can tag political speeches, lectures, etc.

So now Bose knows you like listening to Mein Kampf or The Communist Manifesto on your way to work. rolleyes.gif
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you can tag political speeches, lectures, etc.

So now Bose knows you like listening to Mein Kampf or The Communist Manifesto on your way to work. rolleyes.gif

So they also know if one likes big butts and cannot lie!!!?
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post #58 of 58
Wow...someone dun goofed up at Bose. Even armchair law scholars know that you DO NOT DO THIS without legal repercussions...I really hope they get made an example of, throw the rule book at them to make a point.
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