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Lawmakers push feds to investigate Verizon's use of 'supercookies'

Concerned about privacy, three Democrats in the US Senate are asking the FCC and FTC to investigate Verizon's use of "supercookies" to track the online activities of millions of mobile customers.

By February 7, 2015

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Verizon to let you opt out of 'supercookies'

After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.

By January 30, 2015

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Verizon 'supercookies' could be a boon to advertisers, hackers

Supercookies could take a bigger bite out of your privacy than you think, say researchers. Here's what they're worried about.

By November 10, 2014

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Apple reportedly mulling tracking tool for app developers

It's the latest wrinkle in ongoing debate over how best to balance commercial self-interest and user privacy.

By June 8, 2012

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Apple, others sued over privacy (again)

A new suit targets Apple, along with Pandora and The Weather Channel, for violating user privacy, taking aim specifically at location.

By May 11, 2011

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Adobe tackling 'Flash cookie' privacy issue

With changes coming to Flash and browsers, it'll be easier to control when Web sites can store information that can be used to track people's identity online.

By January 13, 2011

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EarthLink SuperCookie: a follow-up

EarthLink SuperCookie: a follow-up

By March 23, 2001