Advocate Alleges ‘Racial Labeling’ in Targeted Online Ads
Broadband's Impact, Privacy
December 9th, 2009
WASHINGTON, December 9, 2009 – The ubiquity of online advertising is a product of its importance to the internet economy, said a group of consumer advocates Wednesday during a debate on the future of online advertising.
But the impact of new targeted advertising methods on consumer privacy and its potential to manipulate online experiences was the subject of heated argument at the event, sponsored by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Dings Microsoft's Efforts to Disrupt Google-Yahoo
July 16th, 2008
WASHINGTON, July 15 – After testifying Tuesday morning about their internet advertising agreement in the Senate, Google and Yahoo executives trekked to the other side of the capitol to address concerns of the House Judiciary Committee in the afternoon.
Privacy Implications of Online Advertising – and NebuAd – Under Senate Scrutiny
July 10th, 2008
WASHINGTON, July 9 – The CEO of upstart online advertising company NebuAd sparred with the head of the non-profit Center for Democracy and Technology at a Wednesday Senate hearing about the privacy implications of internet advertising.
House Small Business Subcommittee Chairman Questions Google-Yahoo Ad Deal
June 26th, 2008
WASHINGTON, June 25 – The congressman who represents the headquarters of telecommunications giant AT&T used a Wednesday subcommittee hearing on the impact of online advertising to raise concerns about the recent agreement between Google and Yahoo!