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Is There Such a Thing as Internet Privacy?

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Tracking consumers on the Internet and selling detailed profiles is a $400 million business expected to double this year. Advertisers have real-time access to whatever you’re doing on line. On this archived edition of To the Point, will new privacy laws be needed to restore consumers’ confidence? Is there any good news about this kind of intrusion? Also, the danger of alluring layaway plans and, the continuing saga of Guantánamo Bay.

Banner image: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images

Credits

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Karen Radziner