Privacy

Just when we’ve begun to get a handle on Cloud Computing, one of the major telecommunications carriers has come up with an even more mysterious term, Uppernet.  I guess that we’ve got to credit the marketing department with the new idea.  Now, understand, this technology pro doesn’t yet have a clue about what they are …

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For now its just another predictable case of cyber crime that we’ve grown used to expecting. the Internet generally and social media companies specifically have to get better at protecting YOUR identity and information that ultimately could seriously impair many of the digital services that some require to make an honest living. Millions of LinkedIn …

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Now we finally know who is in charge – Advertisers.  Well, what did you expect?  Time is coming for consumer pay-per-click or maybe “gated” internet communities with guards.  We’ve got great historical models for ways to separate ourselves from commercial intrusions.  Pay TV anyone? MediaPost Publications DAA: Ad Industry Might Ignore IE10 Do-Not-Track Requests 06/04/2012

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OK!  The gloves are now off.  To suggest that bandwidth usage is a measure of anything significant is ridiculous! What we want – what we’ve always wanted – is access to technology, information, and resources.  To suggest that watching streaming video – THE bandwidth hog – is more important than just getting information is stupid, …

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