Do not track

05.28.14
The FTC wants to help you control how you're tracked online
05.28.14

The FTC wants to help you control how you're tracked online

Brokers are collecting and selling information about where you go and what you do online, and you...

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09.18.13
Google's AdID, an anonymous identifier for advertising, could replace the aging cookie
09.18.13

Google's AdID, an anonymous identifier for advertising, could replace the aging cookie

You know the drill: accept the cookie, delete the cookie, empty the cookie bin, and so on. Mostly,...

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04.05.13
Firefox updates Android and desktop betas with treats for privacy, font snobs
04.05.13

Firefox updates Android and desktop betas with treats for privacy, font snobs

The Firefox folks have been talking up the latest additions to the browser's beta streams for Andr...

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11.06.12
Google Chrome 23 in finished form brings Do Not Track, graphics boosts for Windows users
11.06.12

Google Chrome 23 in finished form brings Do Not Track, graphics boosts for Windows users

As cutting-edge as Google can be, its Chrome browser has trailed in supporting Do Not Track by def...

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09.17.12
Editorial: We, the digitally naked
09.17.12

Editorial: We, the digitally naked

The iPhone 5. It is taller, and has incremental improvements under the hood, and is shiny. (I'm st...

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09.14.12
Google plays privacy catch-up, adds Do Not Track option to Chrome
09.14.12

Google plays privacy catch-up, adds Do Not Track option to Chrome

Google's had one foot in the web privacy door for a while, offering Chrome users the Keep My Opt-Ou...

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08.29.12
Mozilla releases Thunderbird 15 with Firefox-like UI, live chat
08.29.12

Mozilla releases Thunderbird 15 with Firefox-like UI, live chat

Mozilla might be scaling back its official support of Thunderbird, but it still has love left for t...

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08.08.12
Windows 8 RTM will include 'do not track' by default for Internet Explorer 10
08.08.12

Windows 8 RTM will include 'do not track' by default for Internet Explorer 10

Many advertisers weren't thrilled when Microsoft proclaimed that 'do not track' would be the defau...

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06.07.12
Explicit consent becomes mandatory with latest 'do not track' proposal, backs Microsoft into the corner
06.07.12

Explicit consent becomes mandatory with latest 'do not track' proposal, backs Microsoft into the corner

Remember how Microsoft said it'd enable the "do not track" feature by default for all users of Int...

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