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Re: Article from The Atlantic on the ad-support internet

From: Karl Dubost <karl@la-grange.net>
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:36:15 +0900
Cc: "ashok.malhotra@oracle.com" <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>, Roland Merrick <roland.merrick@gmail.com>, "public-privacy mailing list) (W3C" <public-privacy@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D4188269-BF66-44E9-A95C-AB416219307F@la-grange.net>
To: Robin Wilton <wilton@isoc.org>

Le 18 août 2014 à 21:22, Robin Wilton <wilton@isoc.org> a écrit :
> +1… especially as the next step will be an innovative, “free” service that is supported by… advertising revenue, 
> and the whole grisly cycle will start again ;^)

yes and no. 
The current issue with many many many services is that you do not have a choice. Or more exactly you have the choice to look at ads, or to block them and be less tracked. The choice of paying and not being tracked, and bombarded by ads, does not exist in most services. That's a first bug.


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Karl Dubost 🐄
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