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Terms and Conditions Apply

Terms and Conditions Apply

Author: Ethan D. Smith

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In Terms and Conditions Apply, join Ethan D. Smith as he explores the personal and societal implications of long and cumbersome Terms and Conditions agreements. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/support
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Contracts and the Law

Contracts and the Law

2019-12-0400:44:40

If Terms and Conditions agreements are effectively contracts we sign with large companies, what happens when there’s a dispute? How are these agreements seen through the eyes of the law? Follow the show on Twitter @TermsCondPodMore information on my guests: Chris CotropiaUniversity of Richmond faculty page“Higher Education and the DMCA” Chris Cotropia and Jim Gibson, 2018.Jim GibsonUniversity of Richmond Faculty Page“Boilerplate’s False Dichotomy” James Gibson, 2018“Click to Agree” James Gibson, Richmond Law Magazine, 2013References and Further Reading Available at TermsConditionsApply.comMusic from https://filmmusic.io"Apero Hour" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Lobby Time" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Sneaky Adventure" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Crinoline Dreams" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Opportunity Walks" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)Other Music“Let That Sink In,” composed by Lee Rosevere. https://leerosevere.bandcamp.com/Used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/“Royale,” performed by Josh Lippi & the Overtimers https://joshlippi.bandcamp.com/--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/support
It's All About the Ads

It's All About the Ads

2019-11-2700:37:54

In this episode, we explore the history of Internet advertising as it relates to Terms & Conditions agreements. Is advertising a necessary evil, or the Internet’s original sin? Follow the show on Twitter for updates: @TermsCondPodInterested in learning more about Ethan Zuckerman’s research group at the MIT Media Lab? Learn more here: https://www.media.mit.edu/people/ethanz/projects/ To see Phyllis Weber’s advertising director skills in action, visit https://www.roanoke.com/ References and Further Reading“The Internet’s Original Sin” -Ethan Zuckerman, writing in The Atlantic, August 2014 https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/08/advertising-is-the-internets-original-sin/376041/ “Internet Advertising Sees Breakthrough Year in 1997” IAB https://www.iab.com/news/internet-advertising-sees-breakthrough-year-1997/“Windows XP SP2 Turns 'On' Pop-up Blocking” http://www.internetnews.com/dev-news/article.php/3327991Internet advertising revenue reports: https://www.iab.com/insights/iab-internet-advertising-revenue-report-conducted-by-pricewaterhousecoopers-pwc-2/#year2000FB 2019 2Q results: https://s21.q4cdn.com/399680738/files/doc_financials/2019/Q2/Q2-2019-Earnings-Presentation-07.24.2019.pdfE. Zuckerman on MIT Media Lab Website: https://www.media.mit.edu/people/ethanz/overview/“Weber named Roanoke Times ad director” https://www.roanoke.com/business/weber-named-roanoke-times-ad-director/article_c0f77fed-5acf-5224-87d2-6abf8315931b.html Tracking Pixels: https://en.ryte.com/wiki/Tracking_PixelCookies: https://en.ryte.com/wiki/CookieGoogle’s ad revenue: 2001-2018: https://www.statista.com/statistics/266249/advertising-revenue-of-google/“You’re only worth $1.21 to Facebook” CNN Money https://money.cnn.com/2012/05/16/technology/facebook-arpu/index.htmBH Media Group Terms & Conditions: https://www.roanoke.com/site/terms.html BH Media Group Privacy Policy: https://www.roanoke.com/site/terms.html/#privacy Music from https://filmmusic.io"Hard Boiled" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"George Street Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Martini Sunset" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Cool Vibes" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Sneaky Snitch" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Bossa Antigua" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Kool Kats" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)Other music:“Let That Sink In,” composed by Lee Rosevere. https://leerosevere.bandcamp.com/ Used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ “Southside,” composed by Lee Rosevere. https://leerosevere.bandcamp.com/ Used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ “Royale,” performed by Josh Lippi & the Overtimers https://joshlippi.bandcamp.com/--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/support
The New Social Contract

The New Social Contract

2019-11-2000:26:271

Everyone knows that “I have read the Terms and Conditions” is the biggest lie on the Internet. But in an age where these contracts are present on almost every website online, just what is it we’re agreeing to when we accept the terms provided to us by web companies?Follow the show on Twitter for updates @TermsCondPodLinks and further reading:“When Not Reading the Fine Print Can Cost You Your Soul” – NPR, March 8, 2019 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/08/701417140/when-not-reading-the-fine-print-can-cost-your-soul“The Biggest Lie on the Internet: Ignoring the Privacy Policies and Terms of Service Policies of Social Networking Services” – Obar and Oeldorf-Hirsch, April 2016, revised August 2018 https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2757465The Alex Kogan Experience – Against the Rules with Michael Lewis, April 16, 2019. https://atrpodcast.com/episodes/the-alex-kogan-experience-s1!d20f3Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Hearing on Data Privacy and Protection, April 10, 2018. https://www.c-span.org/video/?443543-1/facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerberg-testifies-data-protectionMusic from https://filmmusic.io:"Backbay Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Dreamer" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Loopster" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)"Samba Isobel" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)Other music“Let That Sink In,” composed by Lee Rosevere. https://leerosevere.bandcamp.com/Used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/“Royale,” performed by Josh Lippi & the Overtimers. Used with permission. https://joshlippi.bandcamp.com/--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/support
Join Ethan D. Smith on November 20th for a limited podcast series that explores the implications of Terms & Conditions agreements in the digital age. For more information and links to subscribe, visit termsconditionsapply.com--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/terms-and-conditions/support
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