Do Not Call List
Government figures show robocall complaints up about 225 percent since late 2010. The spike raises questions about how well the federal do-not-call list is working. That list bars telemarketers from calling the more than 209 million phone numbers on the registry.
Bill Schilz in Martinez asked this Good Question: The Do-Not-Call list has been around for a while, why am I still getting unwanted calls?
Business seems to booming for text message spammers, despite the fact that the practice violates California law.
Federal regulators are proposing the creation of a “Do Not Track” list for the Internet. It would allow people to prevent Internet marketers from tracking their Web browsing habits for targeted advertising.