Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Privacy:  Our Broken Privacy Policy System

[if] each and every Internet user were ... to read every privacy policy on every website they visit would spend 25 [24-hour] days out of the year just reading privacy policies! If it was your job to read privacy policies for 8 hours per day, it would take you 76 work days to complete the task.

For more, see Who Has Time to Read Internet Privacy Policies? by Brad Plumer, March 2, 2012 at Ezra Klein.

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