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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #495 on: November 17, 2016, 05:17:02 PM »
@Dan, did you find enough people to get to AP?
I'm not sure.
They really wanted to speak with the dealer, but I'm not sure if that's gonna happen either.
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« Reply #496 on: November 17, 2016, 05:29:15 PM »
Pressure is building on Google.
I'd bet they will do the right thing and release accounts that weren't just made for this promo.
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #497 on: November 17, 2016, 05:29:54 PM »
Pressure is building on Google.

Says who?

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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #498 on: November 17, 2016, 05:30:29 PM »
Pressure is building on Google.
I'd bet they will do the right thing and release accounts that weren't just made for this promo.
Amazing how much affect DD can have even for something that isn't CC/Travel/Deal Related

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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #499 on: November 17, 2016, 05:31:54 PM »
Amazing how much affect DD can have even for something that isn't CC/Travel/Deal Related
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« Reply #500 on: November 17, 2016, 05:32:05 PM »
Says who?
Talking to some major tech blogs. This is not the publicity Google likes.
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #506 on: November 17, 2016, 05:58:31 PM »
“Many of the accounts suspended were created for the sole purpose of this scheme,” said Google, “But since some customers were not aware of these Terms of Sale and are now locked out of many Google services they rely on, we’re restoring access to these customers’ accounts.”
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #508 on: November 17, 2016, 06:00:12 PM »
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #509 on: November 17, 2016, 06:00:55 PM »
http://www.slashgear.com/pixel-phone-flipping-scheme-googles-statement-on-a-ban-hammer-17464528/


!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

google responds!! I was in middle of posting this when I got the "there is new activity in this thread..." lol