[LINK] Facebook tracks you even after logging out....
kim at holburn.net
Mon Sep 26 17:43:14 AEST 2011
Firefox, noscript and requestpolicy
It is a bit of a pain browsing sometimes and I tend to use less safe options when buying on-line (when I really, really shouldn't have to) but it's amazing just how many tracking sites most media sites run.
requestpolicy makes it easy to just blacklist all requests to facebook, google-analytics etc.
There seems to be a proliferation of monitoring sites at the moment. In just ten minutes I found these:
There's a list of a few of them here:
On 2011/Sep/26, at 11:05 AM, grove at zeta.org.au wrote:
> Interesting research quoted in /.
> All the more reasons to "not like".
> Rachel Polanskis Kingswood, Greater Western Sydney, Australia
> grove at zeta.org.au http://www.zeta.org.au/~grove/grove.html
> "The perversity of the Universe tends towards a maximum." - Finagle's Law
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