No news is good news: Portland Diamond Project grinds on

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KOIN.com—Not much has been heard from the Portland Diamond Project since their latest update 2 months ago -- but Managing Director Mike Barrett said that's nothing to worry about.

Not only is Google's auto-delete good for privacy, it's also good news for competition. Earlier this month, Google announced a new collection of auto-delete settings for your personal information that allows you balance some of the conveniences of data-collection (for example, remembering recent locations in Maps so that they can be intelligently autocompleted when you type on a tiny, crappy mobile device keyboard) with the risks of long-term retention, like a future revelation that you visited an HIV clinic, or a political meeting, or were present at the same time and place as...