Category: ad tracking

Mozilla’s bizarre robo-surfer project demonstrates ad snooping
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Mozilla’s bizarre robo-surfer project demonstrates ad snooping

In an effort to show you how advertisers snoop on your surfing activity, Mozilla is offering you the chance to pretend that you're someone else. ... Read More

Firefox aims at Google with Enhanced Tracking Prevention
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Firefox aims at Google with Enhanced Tracking Prevention

The latest version of Firefox, 67.0.1, features a fully-fledged version of Mozilla’s Enhanced Tracking Protection (ETP) privacy system. . Firefox aims at Google with Enhanced ... Read More

Your phone’s sensors could be used as a cookie you can’t delete
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Your phone’s sensors could be used as a cookie you can’t delete

Researchers have found that a phone's gyroscope, accelerometer and other sensors create a unique fingerprint. . Your phone’s sensors could be used as a cookie ... Read More

Mozilla to Apple: Protect user privacy with rotating phone IDs
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Mozilla to Apple: Protect user privacy with rotating phone IDs

Mozilla has criticized Apple for its latest privacy marketing campaign, urging it to provide more automatic protection for users behind the scenes. . Mozilla to ... Read More

Chrome, Safari and Opera criticised for removing privacy setting
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Chrome, Safari and Opera criticised for removing privacy setting

Forthcoming versions of the Chrome, Apple Safari and Opera are in the process of removing the ability to disable a long-ignored tracking feature called hyperlink ... Read More

Thousands of Android apps bypass Advertising ID to track users
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Thousands of Android apps bypass Advertising ID to track users

Six years after it was introduced, it looks as if Android’s Advertising ID (AAID) might no longer be the privacy forcefield Google claimed it would ... Read More

Firefox makes it easier for users to dodge ad-trackers
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Firefox makes it easier for users to dodge ad-trackers

Firefox has introduced a new set of controls to make it easier for privacy-conscious users to protect themselves from online ad trackers. . Firefox makes ... Read More