Originally Posted by popper
its about time someone
mentioned the website content owners
btw it slightly off topic but related and i wanted to make sure its seen but not forgotten, perhaps we need to keep an eye on William!
"Dr William Webb, head of research and development at the UK telecoms regulator, Ofcom, agreed that mobile phone data was still underexploited.
I spotted this myself yesterday and was suitably annoyed. The idea that people were being tracked by their phone usage makes me sick.
That being said, I must confess to be more than a little curious as to exactly what was learned about the habits of the human being from this research. It seems like the human equivalent of tagging a group of fish and tracking their movements through the oceans
Anyway, just to get in clear in my head now, I have to avoid the following:
1) The internet, for fear of being profiled and targetted by Phorm.
2) Mobile phones, for fear of being tracked and used as a lab rat.
3) Credit cards, for fear of being tracked by government agencies ( I have seen this in movies so it must be true
Modern life is great innit?