This was originally posted at ZDNet's Between the Lines.
Yahoo said Wednesday that it will make its user logs anonymous within 90 days as it ups the ante on data retention policies.
In a statement, Yahoo said it would also make user data on page views, page clicks, ad views, and ad clicks anonymous as well as its user logs. The only exceptions would be for "fraud, security, and legal obligations."
Clearly, Yahoo, Google, and others are racing to the bottom on data retention policies. In particular, Google and Yahoo have been playing a game of privacy … Read more