IS 200 Information in Society

Preparation for the Discussion Groups in Week Nine, Nov 27

  • Content providers want to make sure that only licensed users access their content.  What are the implications of tracking what people read in an online environment?
  • What are the pros and cons of allowing anonymous postings on the Net?
  • Does the Direct Marketing industry pose a threat to privacy?
  • How dear is Privacy to you?  What types of incentives would it take to get you to give up some of your privacy?