Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - The next frontier of consumer exploitation by corporations->

Submitted by alisonuw
alisonuw (3021979) writes "So what if Google knows where I'm planning my next vacation and suggests hotels for me? Sure, it's creepy, but is there really any harm in companies tracking my info to target ads to me? Professor Ryan Calo (UW law) is out with a new paper that demonstrates the real harm behind these practices, making consumers vulnerable to making decisions that go against their self-interest (ie: predatory lending, price inflation, etc). The Atlantic has an article today that outlines the new research, which can be found here — http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2309703"
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

The next frontier of consumer exploitation by corporations

Comments Filter:

If I have seen farther than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants. -- Isaac Newton

Working...