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<nettime> Ben Edelman nominated for the nettime price 2005
Geert Lovink on Thu, 5 May 2005 12:28:52 +0200 (CEST)


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<nettime> Ben Edelman nominated for the nettime price 2005



This guy should be nominated for the 2005 global awards for net criticism: 
Ben Edelman. Read all about his research on http://www.benedelman.org/. He 
is deconstructing spyware.

Declan's story on news,com. Read his interview with Ben Edelman!

http://news.com.com/Spying+on+the+spyware+makers/2008-1012 
-5694455.html?part=dtx&tag=ntop&tag=nl.e703

Here one of Edelman's postings to Declan's politech list:

Subject: Investors Supporting Spyware
Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2005 22:41:33 -0500
From: Ben Edelman <edelman {AT} law.harvard.edu>
To: 'Declan McCullagh' <declan {AT} well.com>

Declan,

I thought you might get a kick out of a page I just posted.  I've made a 
list of major US companies in the spyware business as I define it 
(tracking and/or collecting sensitive information, either without notice 
and consent or without meaningful notice and informed consent), along with 
the investors who have provided these companies with, by my count, at 
least $139 million of venture funding.

    Investors Supporting Spyware
    <http://www.benedelman.org/spyware/investors/>







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