New Browser Plugin Blocks Ad Targeting


Each and every thing we look up online leaves a cookie trail — which advertisers then use to target us with relevant ads. But thanks to a new browser plugin and game by a Parsons grad student, advertisers may not have it so easy anymore. Here’s Cat with the details.

 

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Comments

  1. BY Robert Emminger says:

    I haven’t put you on the hot seat for a while, but this one is a gem indeed. Whimsical but effective in getting others to join the fight. Now can we shove C4 up the kister of the NSA , eliminate the gov’t cycle of trashing the founding fathers putting thier names through the mud, and take back ‘our’ country.

  2. BY Dave says:

    ah the yummy cookie. unfortunately it will soon be a thing of the past as far as advertisers are concerned. Wander over to https://panopticlick.eff.org/ and find out just how unique your fingerprint is. of the 3.2 million tested mine is unique – I suspect yours is too – who needs cookies

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