[lanse] Re: File Sharing

  • From: "ChrisW @ LAN-Speed" <lan-chrisw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <lanse@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2002 21:20:43 +0100 (BST)


That's not too bad then.  I never click the ads anyway - well, very
rarely.  To be fair to KaZaa, if they make a few quid out of it I'm not
bothered.  Doesn't cost me anything and is certainly easier than searching
the web for the files.

Chris

On Mon, 15 Apr 2002, Kerr wrote:

>
> Cydoor :
>
> Statistics are sent to the webserver recording which ads were displayed and
> how often. This information is used to bill advertisers. It may also be used
> to target ads for you. For example, if you often click CD store ads, you
> will be shown more of these than pet store ads.
>
> Brilliant Digital:
>
> The integrated b3d Projector sends statistics to a webserver when you play a
> 3d ad in KaZaA.
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tim Winyard" <musaki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <lanse@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 4:12 AM
> Subject: [lanse] Re: File Sharing
>
>
> >
> > From what I have heard it DOES send data back to kazza about your browsing
> > habbits, what files are on your computer among other things :S
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: ChrisW @ LAN-Speed <lan-chrisw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <lanse@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Monday, April 15, 2002 8:18 AM
> > Subject: [lanse] Re: File Sharing
> >
> >
> > >
> > >
> > > The way I undestood it (so some1 please correct me if wrong) the only
> > > software in KaZaa is the thing that laods random adverts.  Not too
> > > bothered about that so long as it's not sending data back to anyone
> about
> > > my PC/surfing habits/music tastes.  Any comments?
> > >
> > > Little bit of pimpage while I'm here - it's under two weeks to the
> > > LAN-Speed event!  30 for the weekend (fri-sat-sun), includes bed and
> > > breakfast,  fully switched 10/100 LAN, four servers (two courtesy of
> > LANSE), choice of
> > > quiet or 'party' rooms and space for up to 80 players.
> www.LAN-Speed.co.uk
> > > for details
> > >
> > > Chris
> > >
> > > PS soz for the dodgy linefeeds - I'm on Pine under Linux 'cos I'm at
> work
> > :(
> > >
> > > On Mon, 15 Apr 2002, Jamie Elliott wrote:
> > >
> > > > Guys,
> > > >
> > > > At the end of the day, no matter what you install will have some catch
> > to
> > > > it, be it spyware or some other nasty little app.
> > > >
> > > > Regards,
> > > >
> > > > Jamie Elliott
> > > > Customer & Network Support Engineer
> > > >
> > > > Petards Corporate Knowledge
> > > >        http://www.petardsck.com/ <http://www.petardsck.com/>
> > > >
> > > > Tel : 01276 686968 (ext. 203)
> > > > Fax : 01276 676020
> > > > Email : Jamie.Elliott@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> >
>
>
>


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