Originally Posted by kacir
You can create an account with any email address and a bogus name.
I personally dislike having to register devices, but unfortunately the practice is very widespread and I can't piss against the wind all the time. So I usually create an account with the name Firstname Lastname and an e-mail address set up exclusively for that purpose.
I guess it is the principle of not having the use of my device monitored
I added these firewall rules: http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...10&postcount=3
(these ones http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=193260
don't work on Kindle3 as it has an older iptables that doesn't have "-m iprange")
Can also use the chattr +i option: http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...12#post2402312
Hope this helps someone in the future. It is working so far for me.