Posts Tagged ‘profiling’

Marketers sanctioning cultures?

March 3, 2009


But privacy watchdogs warn that tracking amounts to a form of surveillance that, even when supposedly anonymous, diminishes people. “It’s marketers sanctioning a culture where people can know your innermost interests and thoughts and target you,” says Jeff Chester, founder and executive director of the Center for Digital Democracy.



via MediaPost Publications Privacy:The More You Know .

This is an interesting way to express what concerns some users about behavioral tracking across websites.