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    Exclamation Aaron's computer rental chain settles FTC spying charges

    The rent-to-own computer company settles a complaint that accused it of secretly taking Webcam photos of users in their homes and recording keystrokes of Web site login credentials.

    Imagine getting set up with a rent-to-own computer only to later find out that the retailer was surreptitiously snapping Webcam photos of you and recording your keystrokes via spyware. As bad as this sounds, it reportedly happened...


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    Who in hell would rent a computer in the first place? (applies to water heaters and furniture as well)
    This has scam written all over it.

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