Since late 2016, the Transport for London has been running a pilot scheme, providing wifi to passengers while logging and retaining all the wifi traffic coming in and out of its access points, compiling a massive dossier on every tube-rider who had wifi turned on for their devices, whether or not they ever accessed the wifi service. In a document obtained under a Freedom of Information request, TfL plans to make £322m “over the next eight years by being able to quantify asset value based ...
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