WHAT IS THE LAW?
WE DO NOT OWN THE CRAP OUT OF PEOPLE AND THEN RAGE QUIT.
Seriously, tho. Even within the narrow application of datamining personal information, I see the benefits totally outweighing the negatives but, as usual, a bunch of assholes have used it for nefarious purposes. If that's your argument against, then apply that same argument to pretty much every possible object or technology past present and future.
Consider this - one day you get an email from your
GPinsurance carrier -
Dear Roger - our datamining efforts show that you have been purchasing foodstuff-X. New research proves a high likelihood that one of the additives in this product carries a high risk of cancer in people who have your genotype.
Please make an appointment at first available opportunity for screening and/or treatment.Consequently, your rate is doubling effective immediately.