Behavioural data collection. What is it and why should you care? This article starts with the Ted Talk by the author of Filter Bubble/What the Internet is Hiding From You. Then it lists articles on what to do about it. Following that are screen shots that explain how to improve your privacy settings. First, click on the image to go to the Ted Talk.
What the book is about:
“Behind the web pages you visit, a massive new market for information about what you do online is growing, driven by personal data companies. One such company has accumulated 1500 pieces of data on each person or 96% of Americans….We need to understand the economic and social forces that are driving personalization and what this means for politics, culture and our future.” -From Filter Bubble
People say they don’t see this covered in the news. It is in the Continue reading