Newsmaker: Elias Makos: Facebook and Google are selling you
Published Friday, October 12, 2012 3:03PM EDT
Many things are available for free on the internet, and a generation has grown up thinking that's normal.
But as Elias Makos points out, using Google and Facebook for free comes with a price.
"Because you are getting it for free, you are giving something up, and that is personal privacy. I think a lot of people would not want to go back if they had the choice to an internet that wasn't like today's internet," said Makos.
Watch the interview for more on why people should value their privacy, and how much information companies collect while you surf the web.