If you’re not paying, you’re the product. But you’re not. In security, we talk about 2-factor authentication, where 2 factor is 2 out of 3 : who you are, what do you know, and what do you have. Who you are is the product, a subset of a target market for advertising, or a data … More Privacy is not your only currency
I’ve just been reading this article about how capitalism has changed our language in the last 200 years, and the move from talking about people as users of products to consumers. “How capitalism has changed our language” http://feedly.com/k/18naQTK There is an old computer joke that about programmers referring to their customers as users, but this … More Users or consumers?