Virulent Word of Mouse

July 18, 2012

The new Economics of Privacy?

Filed under: Recommendation — Shane Greenstein @ 8:42 am

Here is an insightful article about the changing economics of privacy. It comes from Jeff John Roberts, one of the more insightful online reporters and commentators in tech today. Here is a quote:

“It has become cheap and easy to pry into the lives of others at the same time that protecting our own lives has become time-consuming and expensive. A look at two companies — one that sells your data and another that protects it — shows the business and policy lessons of this new reality.”

Check it it out.

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