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2009-07-07 10:55:10

Shares in Internet tracking provider Phorm took a beating on Tuesday following an announcement by BT PLC on Monday that the UK-based telecom firm would not be using Phorm’s advertising services.

2008-03-17 15:30:00

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the World Wide Web, doesn’t seem to like the road the internet seems to be headed down. He fears internet activity tracking by internet providers, and firmly believes in consumer protection from this seeming privacy violation.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.