BT drops Phorm

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by TonyW, Jul 6, 2009.

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  1. TonyW

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  2. Rmus

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    Thanks for the article.

    It's not clear that BT has really dropped Phorm: the spokesman's statement wasn't quite as definite as the article's title would suggest:

    This is interesting:

    I suspect that privacy is a big issue. To wit:

    Phorm itself has expansion plans:

    Last year I discussed this with my ISP (local business in California). There was another company in this type of advertising -- the name escapes me now. He stated that he as an ISP would decline to participate.

    Now, Phorm:

    Interesting story, to be continued...

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    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/8021661.stm

    ^^ LOL Mr Ertugrul seems to be a bit of a comedian

    http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/technology/article6652692.ece

    Looks like Virgin and Carphone Warehouse have dropped Phorm also.
     
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