It isn’t just Facebook. A well-known Internet Service Provider is coming clean – well, to a certain extent – on the ways it spies on us. Transparency has a nice sound to it, until you realize it is one more attempt to make the intolerable seem tolerable.
Tag – intellectual property
The movers and shakers behind the Trans Pacific Partnership treaty are so intent on getting their way that the public is not being adequately consulted. The TPP’s meeting location was recently shifted from one end of Canada to the other. And it seems the text of the developing agreement is only available to backers. If passed, the treaty would favor the Internet interests of big corporations and make life more difficult for low budget websites.
Recently FOX news warned us about the UN’s plan to seize control of an important piece of American intellectual property — the Internet. But now an independent researcher can’t keep quiet after infiltrating a special event at the Phoenix Convention Center, sponsored by the UN-affiliated Identity Ecosystem Steering Group