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third-party cookies


Google's AdID to take a bite out of third-party cookies

Much the way Apple took the reins of advertising on iOS with iAd, Google has a plan to replace third-party advertiser-tracking cookies with a proprietary identifier called AdID.

By September 17, 2013


Firefox patch to block third-party advertising cookies

New policy will prevent ad networks from tracking users' browser activity, a move one ad exec called a "nuclear first strike."

By February 24, 2013


Disable third-party cookies in IE, Firefox, and Google Chrome

They aren't the only way advertisers and other companies track us, but third-party cookies are the most prevalent Web-tracking technology. Their benefit to users is questionable.

By March 14, 2011


Firefox finally launches for the iPhone and iPad

Mozilla's browser is now available for folks on Apple's mobile operating system, but it's going up against the tried and true Safari.

By November 12, 2015


Apple: Here's how we try to protect your privacy

An updated privacy page from the iPhone maker details how it tries to safeguard your privacy with each of its offerings, from Apple Pay to iCloud.

By September 29, 2015


Get to know the security features in Edge

How Microsoft's new browser will keep you safe.

By July 24, 2015


Windows 10 leaked images reveal more on Edge browser

Microsoft's new Windows 10 browser should be able to save your website passwords, a necessary option since it won't support third-party password extensions.

By May 15, 2015


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


Sense's creepy Mother hub goes open API at CES 2015

Sense's Mother home automation hub announces that it's opening its API at CES 2015.

By January 5, 2015


Microsoft reportedly wants to replace the cookie

The company is working a tracking technology that would extend to mobile devices and the Xbox, says AdAge. But will the cookie crumble away without a fight?

By October 10, 2013