ACA's Polka Goes to the Mat
- FTC Recommends Do-Not-Track Tool. // Information Management Journal;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p16
The article reports on the recommendation to build an untrackable tool that would enable Internet users to have options by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The FTC asserts that online firms have failed to protect the privacy of Internet users focusing on problems that involved third...
- Big Voice for Small Operators. J. E. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/11/2013, Vol. 143 Issue 10, p20
The article presents an interview with American Cable Association (ACA) president Matt Polka who discusses why do the cable industry needs ACA in 1993, sports programming, and the role of the industry to address violence issue.
- Digital Britain report overlooked consumer issues. Cooper, Will // Marketing Week;4/16/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p40
The article reports that British minister Stephen Carter has acknowledged a lack of content about consumer issues such as privacy, internet neutrality and behavioural targeting within January 2009's interim Digital Britain report. Carter, the author of the report, conceded the Interim report...
- Take My Privacy, Please. Pogue, David // Macworld;Dec2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p192
Discusses the issue of unauthorized collection of personal data. Disadvantages of data collection.
- Is your computer spying on you? // Consumer Reports;May97, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p6
Discusses the DoubleClick Network which collects dossiers on the millions of people who visit dozens of popular World Wide Web sites daily. Information that the DoubleClick Network records into its private database when a user visits a site; The issue of online privacy; What users can do to...
- Privacy talks heat up. Hart, Kim // Hill;12/3/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 143, p24
The author offers her insights on online privacy.
- Protect your privacy online: 6 steps. // Administrative Professional Today;Apr2013, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p5
The article offers tips on how to protect online privacy, adapted from the article "Practical ways to protect your online privacy," by Dave Johnson.
- CONSIDERING ALL THE OPT-IONS. O'Connor, Rory J. // Interactive Week;12/25/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 52, p19
Discusses the heightened concerns over the privacy dangers in wireless data. How it led to the consensus that an `opt-in' privacy model would best fit in a given industry; Overview of the nature of wireless data business model; Privacy guidelines issued by Cellular Telecommunications and...