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Yahoo will ignore Do Not Track for IE10 users

Microsoft's decision to turn on Do Not Track by default in the next Internet Explorer -- instead of leaving users to opt out -- prompts Yahoo to ignore it.

By Oct. 26, 2012

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Privacy professor to try to break Do Not Track logjam

Peter Swire is the W3C's new co-chair for a contentious effort to create a standard that will let people tell Web sites not to track their online behavior.

By Nov. 27, 2012

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Mozilla reassurance: Firefox new-tab page won't be plastered with logos

Nonprofit clarifies plans for how it'll test sponsored content on pages that show when users open new browser tabs.

By May. 10, 2014

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Apache Web software overrides IE10 do-not-track setting

Microsoft's new browser is set by default to tell advertisers not to track user behavior on the Web, but Apache's Web server has become a new obstacle to that Microsoft approach.

By Sep. 7, 2012

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Do Not Track browser standard: Back on the rails

A logjam held up a standard designed to let people tell Web sites not to track their online behavior, but the co-chair of the group that's coordinating the effort now expects progress to resume.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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Firefox prepares additional 'Do Not Track' options

The newest Firefox betas deliver nuance to the "Do Not Track" setting, a browser optimization option, better HTML5 support, and custom fonts on Android.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Microsoft's Do Not Track default in IE10 violates new specs

Company's attempt to set Do Not Track as a default option in Internet Explorer 10 runs counter to the latest DNT draft that says a user must be given a choice.

By Jun. 7, 2012

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Windows 8 sticks with IE10 Do Not Track by default

Microsoft is enabling the Do Not Track feature in the version of Windows 8 that's off to PC makers, guaranteeing a pushback from advertisers.

By Aug. 8, 2012

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Do Not Track proposal runs into more roadblocks

The World Wide Web Consortium continues to debate issues over the DNT proposal, while one member of the organization's working group seems weary over the lack of progress.

By Oct. 10, 2012

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Advertiser group: Do Not Track Web privacy effort is dead

Raising a big stink, the Digital Advertising Alliance withdraws from work to standardize how browsers tell Web sites not to track users' behavior. The DAA says it's doomed, but other ad groups remain involved.

By Sep. 18, 2013