I would imagine they have been implemented for easier troubleshooting by HTC or usage statistics, but all the same. Cmon HTC lift your game!
” there is something in the Gingerbread 2.3.4 OTA for the Sensation called User Behavior Logging, which has the ability to record virtually every single action on your device. You can expect it to record things like: apps you install and open, amount of time on each app, virtually every intent you open up, and location information in what seems to be hex format, among a few other things. All this data is then sent to an Amazon cloud storage IP.”