Thursday, April 17, 2008

Consumer groups urge "do not track" registry

Some advertisers are banking on this technology. It brings up a very interesting debate. The first company to get in trouble on this was Real back in 1999. It's almost ten years later, and the debate between privacy advocates and marketers is still alive...

Two consumer groups asked the Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday to create a "do not track list" that would allow computer users to bar advertisers from collecting information about them.

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