It’s not paranoia: they really are spying on you.Some specifics:
— The Already Big Thing on the Internet: Spying on Users, By ADAM COHEN, New York Times, Published: April 5, 2008
The online behavior of a small but growing number of computer users in the United States is monitored by their Internet service providers, who have access to every click and keystroke that comes down the line.Some say privacy is only distant nostalgia; I say we need to do something about it. We need packet privacy.
— Every Click You Make: Internet Providers Quietly Test Expanded Tracking of Web Use to Target Advertising By Peter Whoriskey, Washington Post Staff Writer, Friday, April 4, 2008; Page D01
Laissez faire won’t get ‘er done. As Cohen writes: Continue reading