After a delay of more than half a year, BT on Tuesday will begin another trial of the ad-serving tech that has been opposed by peers, privacy groups, and think tanks.
Company blocks online behavioral-advertising platform as European Commission takes action against the U.K. over compliance with data protection regulations, BBC reports.
In the wake of BT's secret trials of Phorm's ad-serving technology, the European Commission formally calls on the UK to toughen up and enforce data-protection laws.
Web protocols creator says he's troubled by potential privacy risks posed by advertising-oriented tracking software such as Phorm.
Virgin Media is trialling a deep packet inspection system called CView, which will check your traffic for copyright infringement
Party, which is dedicated to tech and copyright-law reform, registers with the U.K. Electoral Commission, but its numbers are small--around 250 active members so far.
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The free AntiPhorm Lite program conducts random Web sessions in an attempt to confound behavioral ad networks and other Web spies.