Skip to comments.Bellís move to track customersí web history, TV viewing sparks probe by privacy regulator
Posted on 10/23/2013 5:34:26 AM PDT by Squawk 8888
A move by BCE Inc. to track its cellular customers every move and use that information for marketing purposes has prompted public complaints along with an investigation by Canadas privacy regulator.
The change led to several complaints Tuesday, said Scott Hutchinson, a spokesman for the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.
We will be investigating, he said in an email, adding that the office does not comment on active investigations but could choose to publish its findings if it deems that to be in the public interest under federal privacy legislation.
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