The Office of Fair Trading is probing whether some websites use data to hike prices for individual consumers – legal expert Vanessa Barnett says the opposite is likely to be the case. Personalised pricing is similar to supermarkets’ loyalty schemes, it is argued. Both are being investigated by […]
Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/11/29/web_tracking/ Hey, get your tracker kit out of my trouser browser By John Leyden Posted in Security, 29th November 2012 12:57 GMT Free whitepaper – Gartner: Secure Web Gateway Malware Detection Techniques Web-tracking is rife on technology vendor websites, with Microsoft among the worst offenders. Tech sites […]
Concerns that Britain’s motorists are paying over the odds for fuel are being investigated by the competition watchdog.
Office of Fair Trading investigates UK’s £32bn petrol industry When it costs more to fill your tank than to fly to Rome, something is seriously wrong Photo: ALAMY By Martin Beckford, Home Affairs Editor 10:30PM BST 05 Sep 2012 The Office of Fair Trading said it would look […]