1. How ISPs can sell your Web history—and how to stop them

    The US Senate yesterday voted to eliminate privacy rules that would have forced ISPs to get your consent before selling Web browsing history and app usage history to advertisers. Within a week, the House of Representatives could follow suit, and the rules approved by the Federal Communications Commission last year would be eliminated by Congress. So what has changed for Internet users? In one sense, nothing changed this week, because the requirement to obtain customer consent before sharing or selling data is not scheduled to take effect until at least December 4, 2017.

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    1. You don't need to see the contents of every communication
    2. The level of information that they can figure out is beyond what even most customers expect.
    3. They've already begun marketing [to advertisers], explaining how they have the ability to track you on four devices.
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