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Do Not Track: Consumer Watchdog Interview & Press Release

Carmen Balber of Consumer Watchdog interviewed by ABC7 in Washington DC (TBD.com) about the Bill on Internet Privacy and “Do Not Track” initiative to stop behavioral targeting in advertising online. Commerce Department Privacy Report Leaves Consumers In The Cold, Recommendations Favor Current Industry Practices, Consumer Watchdog Says Name: John M. Simpson + Carmen Balber Email: john@consumerwatchdog.org Phone Number: John, 310-392-7041, or cell: 310-292-1902; or Carmen, 310-403-0284 WASHINGTON, DC — The Commerce Department’s “Green Paper” about online privacy is an industry friendly document that would perpetuate current failed practices that giveRead More


Consumer Watchdog Invites Google to Participate in Internet Policy Conference

See the Google Ice Cream Man Video below. SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Consumer Watchdog today invited Google to participate in a conference, “Google, The Internet And The Future,” that the nonpartisan, nonprofit public interest group plans to host in Washington this fall as part of its Inside Google project. The invitation came in a letter to CEO Eric Schmidt and co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. It was prompted by Google’s promotional campaign this week in Washington highlighting its privacy tools and a House Judiciary Subcommittee onRead More