* Posts by BTUser

6 posts • joined 5 Aug 2009

Three questions that could put out Amazon's Fire

BTUser
Unhappy

Try the other equally important Commercial Angle! :(

@Jim Murray

I suggest you also look at this from the Website Owners perspective.

Amazon is one of their competitors and they are ANONYMOUSLY and STEALTHILY profiling their Website and commercial details and prices almost certainly helping them to undercut the offers provided on said Website!

Put this into a Global Commercial context and it does have far reaching anti-competitive and anti-small business Website competition problems! :(

EU cloud data can be secretly accessed by US authorities

BTUser
Black Helicopters

Adding Fuel to the Fire

because this needs SORTING!

http://blog.alexanderhiggins.com/2011/06/27/microsoft-files-patent-software-government-py-digital-communications-31641/

Microsoft Files Patent For Software That Allows The Government To Spy on All Personal Digital Communications

'Groom-a-Tory' iPhone app sparks privacy paranoia

BTUser
Pirate

Scan a Person's Documents it's OK

Because BT have already DONE THIS! (Check My Alias -:( )

Quote:-

The Call a Friend feature allows users to canvass their *****contacts and reports back the names, addresses and voting intentions of called parties***** via email to the Tories who will "use the data to help local campaigning".

Virgin Media to trial filesharing monitoring system

BTUser
Grenade

You don't Spy on..

everyones connection in order to find the bad guy(s).

Human Rights Act & confidentiality of communications & all that just thrown out of the window just for short term convenience!

Advertisers say new cookie law met by browser settings

BTUser
Pirate

Conveniently Ignored!

Look at the provisions outlined here, which were conveniently ignored!

NOT AGAIN!

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Spam and cookies law in force today in UK

OUT-LAW News, 11/12/2003

http://www.out-law.com/page-4146

Quote:-

Require businesses to gain prior consent before sending unsolicited advertising e-mail to individuals, except where there is an existing customer relationship;

Require that the use of cookies or other tracking devices are clearly indicated and that people are given the opportunity to reject them. (Cookies are small text files used by most commercial web sites. The files are sent from a web server to a web site visitor's computer and are stored on the hard drive, so that when the user visits the web site again or visits another page of the site, the site will remember him);

Government ready to round up opinions on DNA database

BTUser
Flame

There isn't anything to debate!

The EU Ruling means it's illegal to hold these records of innocent people, they should therefore be destroyed.

We don't live in a Pre-crime society yet "or do we!"?

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