Consensual Sets: Does getting consent for cookies have to be all that onerous?

(Update 27th May 2011 – The ICO are giving a 12 months grace period. Various comments seem to confirm the views I set out below – I’ll blog about it in due course)
(Update 22 May 2012 – As the 12 month’s grace period comes to an end I am increasingly concerned that the view explained [...]