do not track

Tech
From Google Search's exhaustive indexing of personal information, to revenge porn sites and surveillance cameras, is personal privacy still relevant?
Politics
Americans are now being tracked as they've never been tracked before. What is normal and accepted these days sounds like a tinfoil-hatted paranoiac's delusion from just a few decades ago, in fact.
Parenting
It is promising to see leaders of both parties and both houses of Congress come together to address kids' online privacy, an issue of increasing concern for families across the country.Today's kids are living so much of their lives online and are forfeiting their right to privacy before they fully understand what privacy is.
Videos
Basic details like your gender and where you live are available for companies to purchase for as little as $.0005 per person or 50 cents per 1,000 people, the Financial Times reports.
Tech
Increasingly, the NSA story has been linked with Big Data and to the extent this development makes netizens more reluctant to engage in online activity, that is a concern that needs to be addressed.
Tech
While a mention on CNN and an appearance on Bloomberg TV this week have certainly contributed to Duck Duck Go's rise in popularity
Business
Companies have been using personal information to sell us stuff for years. Privacy advocates have long criticized grocery
Tech
Much of your iPhone activity -- including your web browsing, app store downloads and more -- is transmitted to advertisers
Tech
Advertisers have criticised DNT for threatening to cut off web companies' main source of revenue. By Claire Davenport Neelie
Tech
The advertising industry wants to change the definition of Do Not Track into something Orwell would be proud of. One influential
Tech
It is difficult to understand why Do Not Track is controversial. At the end of the day, privacy advocates will have to settle for something less than ideal -- and advertisers must honor their commitment to comply with users' Do Not Track instructions.
Tech
In February, the online advertising industry declared that it would agree to honor "Do Not Track" options in Web browsers
Tech
The Do Not Track opt-in option will be a part of the major web browsers by the end of this year; when websites will follow suit is a far different story and may take months or years to happen. But this is a burgeoning privacy issue.
Tech
The latest proposed draft of the Do Not Track specification published Wednesday requires that users must choose to turn on
Tech
2012-06-07-Screenshot20120607at9.21.25AM.jpgThis smart video jamming Google's "Chrome Coffee" commercial gives a glimpse into the mind of the Internet Goliath's online tracking program.
Tech
Mozilla, who hosted the Do Not Track event, shared its excitement for Twitter's support in a blog post. According to the
Tech
Lawmakers are looking for the "sweet spot" between too much regulation and none at all, Representative Mary Bono Mack, chairman
Tech
The announcement is part of the proposed legislation for a consumer privacy "bill of rights" that Obama unveiled on Thursday
Media
While the Times editorializes in favor of Do Not Track and other privacy legislation going through Congress and the FTC, it makes much use of personal, private, and tracking information itself.
Tech
(Reuters) - Two leading lawmakers on privacy -- a Republican and Democrat -- have asked the Federal Trade Commission to look