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Congressmen to Charter: Don't Track Customers' Browsing Habits

May 23, 2008

Two prominent congressmen are asking Charter Communications not to begin testing a program under which it will track the browsing habits of its high-speed Internet customers in order to send them targeted ads.

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Barry Orton, a UW-Madison professor of telecommunications who closely follows such issues, Lee Tien, EFF senior staff attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a California-based civil liberties advocacy group similar to the American Civil Liberties Union, also raised issues of privacy and legality in interviews with The Capital Times on Thursday.

Sunday, May 18, 2008
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