Anti-privacy unkillable super-cookies spreading around the world – study | The Register

Anti-privacy unkillable super-cookies spreading around the world – study; Iain Thomson; In The Register; 2015-08-17.
Teaser: And there’s nothing you can do about it

Original Sources

Nader Ammari, Gustav Björksten, Peter Micek, Deji Olokotun; The rise of Mobile Tracking Headers: How Telcos Around the World Are Threatening Your Privacy; Access (accessnow.org); 2015-08; 19 pages.

Mentions

Dan Gilmor is not sorry for using an ad blocker to protect his privacy | Slate

I Use an Ad Blocker to Stop Third Parties From Tracking My Web Browsing. I’m Not Sorry; Dan Gillmor; In Slate; 2015-08-13.

Original Sources

The 2015 Ad Blocking Report: The Cost of Ad Blocking; PageFair with Adobe; 2015-08-09; 17 pages; landing; separately noted.

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How Ads Follow You from Phone to Desktop to Tablet | MIT Technology Review

How Ads Follow You from Phone to Desktop to Tablet; Adam Tanner; In MIT Technology Review; 2015-07-01.
Teaser: Advertisers are increasingly using technology that targets users across multiple devices, and it’s working.

Mentions

Turn Hit With New Lawsuit Over ‘Zombie’ Cookies | MediaPost

Turn Hit With New Lawsuit Over ‘Zombie’ Cookies; ; In MediaPost; 2015-04-09.

Mentioned

  • Anthony Henson, Rosedale NY
  • William Cintron, Newburgy, NY
  • Verizon
    • UIDH, an HTTP Header
    • PrecisionID, a trade name
  • Turn
  • U.S. District Court for Northern District of California
  • Jonathan Mayer, student, Stanford