Stanford University’s Center for Internet and Society dove into the nitty-gritty of online privacy today, announcing a Cookie Clearinghouse that will develop and maintain an “allow list” and “block list” to help refine which websites should be allowed to set cookies in a user’s browser.
Abine, the company behind the popular DoNotTrack browser add-on, must continue to refine its assault on tracking as technology advances and tand regulatory efforts fall apart. The company and a few others like it are up against an elaborate ecosystem of advertising companies who work with and against each other to serve up detailed user profiles to merchants seeking to get the most from their advertising dollars.
Firefox 17 Web browser boasts access to a Facebook messaging sidebar, Mozilla announced today.
Wish someone could just take your videos and make them work for all browsers and devices? This is what Encoding.com is attempting to do with their new product Vid.ly, the first Universal Video URL service.