Professor Jonathan Askin spoke with E-Commerce Times about Consumer Watchdog’s video that blasts Google for privacy invasion. The video, which is currently being advertised in Times Square, features Google CEO Eric Schmidt handing out free ice cream cones to children while taking their photos and personal information. Professor Askin said about the video, “If you're looking for a place to run a less-than-subtle ad, a Times Square billboard is the place to run it. The issue probably begs for a less-than-subtle ad campaign to incite people to think harder about privacy in an online world.”
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