Would You Surrender Your Privacy for A Chocolate Bar?

How valuable is your online privacy? Would you pay for it? Or would you, like some research subjects, surrender your computer password in exchange for a chocolate bar or a cup of premium coffee? Tech critic Declan McCullagh used the occasion of Data Privacy Day 2010 to ponder these questions, contrasting the long, sad history of failed Internet startups that tried to sell individuals online privacy protections with the success of companies whose...

Read More