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Submission + - Google Killing Accounts, Leaving Androids Orphaned (itworld.com) 2

jfruhlinger writes: "As we've heard in cases of pseudonym-users in Google+, or in the case of Dylan Marcheschi that went viral last week, Google can kill your account at any time — and since Google is keen on tying your account to its entire range of services, that means you could lose data stored everywhere from Gmail to Picasa. Blogger Dan Tynan examined one particular aspect of this problem — namely, the plight of someone who's been Google-executed and who uses an Android phone."
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Google Killing Accounts, Leaving Androids Orphaned

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  • ..I have several YouTube channels that I operate from, and part of my online "Brand Identity" is tied to those, and as such made G+ accounts under those pseudonyms. I can guarantee if they shut any of those down, my next phone won't be an Android.

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