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BT drops Phorm -- More Pressing Priorities?

Tom DBA (607149) writes | more than 5 years ago

The Internet 1

Tom DBA (607149) writes "The Register reports in http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/07/06/bt_phorm/ that "BT has abandoned plans to roll out Phorm's controversial web monitoring and profiling system across its broadband network, claiming it needs to concentrate resources on network upgrades...BT's announcement comes a day before MPs and peers of the All Party Parliamentary Communications Group are due to begin an investigation of internet privacy. Their intervention follows the EU's move to sue the UK government over its alleged failure to properly implement European privacy laws with respect to the trials, drawing further bad publicity to the venture."

Shouldn't the story read BT "have"?"

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No, BT is a singular entity (1)

bothemeson (1416261) | more than 5 years ago | (#28607263)

unless you're talking about tax...!
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