Targeted Ads Come from Creepy Digital Stalking

Some Internet consumers have become inured to the adverts decorating webpages that they visit.  Early on we may have paid attention to their advertiser’s messages, or wondered who places and changes them, and wondered if the adverts caused downloads to be as annoyingly slow as they seem to.  More recently, we probably noticed an uptick […]

CONSUMER CONCERN RISES ABOUT ONLINE THREATS, ACI SURVEY SHOWS

     Identity theft, Viruses, Privacy and Spam are Top Worries     WASHINGTON, DC, September 29, 2008 – Internet consumers are growing increasingly concerned about online threats such as viruses, spam, and identity theft, according to a survey by the American Consumer Institute’s Center for Citizen Research (ACI).  Consumers also report a considerable worry […]