They are reading Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor’s opinion regarding electronic privacy in Second Circuit case of LEVENTHAL v KNAPEK.
Posts by Jules Polonetsky
MediaPost Publications Can WPP Demystify Behavioral Targeting? 05/20/2009. The think tank Future of Privacy Forum announced this week that it tapped ad agency WPP to come up with new ways of notifying Web users about online behavioral advertising. Director Jules Polonetsky hopes that advertising creatives will be able to come up with something more intelligible […]
They do get deleted, but not right away (except for Windows Live Spaces – kudos to them). Check out the research from University of Cambridge. Light Blue Touchpaper » Blog Archive » Attack of the Zombie Photos.
WASHINGTON, May 19, 2009 – Today, the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) announced a major research initiative that will examine different methods for communicating with users about online advertising and privacy practices. The study will explore potential tools and notices that companies could use to raise consumer awareness regarding the use of online behavioral advertising […]
Tech Policy Summit in California just wrapped up, reminding me of an interview I did there with Kara Swisher last year while I was still at AOL. Kara Visits the Tech Policy Summit: Privacy | Kara Swisher | BoomTown | AllThingsD Same message you hear from me today at the Future of Privacy Forum. Use […]
Microsoft Researchers Increase CTR 670% Using Behavioral Targeting « Predicting What Consumers Want to Buy. Researchers have now clearly proved academically and scientifically that behavioral ads work. Now if businesses will just tell users it is going on, and show how to turn it off, they will be pleasantly suprised to discover that users appreciate […]
PolicyBeta – Blog Archive – CDT Hosts Discussion on Analytics Tools Use on Government Web Sites. I need to be in NYC Tuesday, so will be disappointed to miss what looks to be a well done report and good discussion about cookie on government Web sites, govt use of social media and so on. We […]
Following is the test of the letter we sent to the White House in response to the call for feedback on the President’s memo on Openness and Transparency April 3, 2009 Dear Ms. Noveck: The Future of Privacy Forum is providing the below suggestions to offer a roadmap for enabling use […]
Privacy notices work best in tables, says US gov research • The Register. Important privacy notices study conducted by leading researchers Dr Manoj Hastak of American University and Dr Alan Levy of the FDA on behalf of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Trade Commission, the National Credit Union Administration, […]