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https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/nov/17/google-suspends-customer-accounts-for-reselling-pixel-phones
https://thestack.com/world/2016/11/17/google-pixel-resellers-account-blocked/
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #706 on: November 21, 2016, 03:09:29 PM »
I do now :)
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #707 on: November 21, 2016, 03:10:39 PM »
You're so powerful, people are starting to tell Benny Friedman that he looks like you  ;D
I thought I recognized Benny on the front page of TMZ a few weeks back.
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« Reply #708 on: November 21, 2016, 03:11:18 PM »
You're so powerful, people are starting to tell Benny Friedman that he looks like you  ;D
Erm, that's how the joke started :D
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #709 on: November 21, 2016, 03:11:59 PM »
Submit the form first.
If they are legit older accounts that were all used beforehand you can email me.
just submitted, how long should i give it ?
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« Reply #710 on: November 21, 2016, 03:12:34 PM »
They will tell you the results.
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« Reply #711 on: November 21, 2016, 03:15:09 PM »
They will tell you the results.
one account i haven't heard back, it's been a few days already
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #712 on: November 21, 2016, 10:51:05 PM »
Biggest traffic sources of the story are all in German now.
Judging from the comments they're far more pro-consumer than the US blogs.

http://www.spiegel.de/netzwelt/gadgets/google-handy-digitale-todesstrafe-fuer-pixel-weiterverkaeufer-a-1121955.html


Der Spiegel's comments are actually not pro-consumer. While some comments stress the trust and sweat poured into "the cloud" and giving it too much power in general the comments focusing on the actual story don't think there was anything wrong in de-activating the accounts.
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #713 on: November 23, 2016, 05:02:00 PM »
is a pixel from verizon allowed to be sold?

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is a pixel from verizon allowed to be sold?
only if it isn't being delivered to New Hampshire first  ::)

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Anyone else still locked out of accounts?
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #716 on: November 24, 2016, 01:37:34 AM »
Anyone else still locked out of accounts?
How old is the account?
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #717 on: November 24, 2016, 08:46:20 AM »
How old is the account?
over a year old each
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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #718 on: November 27, 2016, 02:46:18 AM »
Anyone else still locked out of accounts?
Yes. Still locked out of a few. All couple years old. Submitted but no response.

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Re: Help, Google just disabled my email accounts
« Reply #719 on: November 27, 2016, 02:50:08 AM »
Worth submitting again?
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