Despite assurances, some Ubuntu search results said to go straight to Amazon

By Jon Gold, Network World |  Software, Amazon, Linux

Beyond the issue of privacy, users on Ubuntu's bug reporting system have slammed the Amazon integration as invasive, with many saying they don't want to be shown product offers by default. Others questioned why the feature is active by default, with no obvious way to deactivate it.

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