Doctorow: The Internet Privacy Bargain

Is the digital age taking a toll on privacy?

Are you being tricked into giving up your privacy? In an age of social networking, when people everywhere are sharing personal information in exchange for free services, are we over-looking the value of our personal data? Al Jazeera speaks with Cory Doctorow, a self-proclaimed 'cyber-optimist' about the 'privacy bargain', the war on computer freedom, and his dreams of a 'techno-utopia'.

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Senior Editor, Lives in a gerrymandered district in Michigan.


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