privacy and web09 Feb 2009 04:00 pm

Here’s an interesting article about online ads.

My takeaway from the article is that unless you run an ad blocker, your online habits tracked and you will wait longer than necessary for pages to load.

privacy and web30 Nov 2008 09:51 am

I’ve just disabled third-party cookies in Firefox.  The whole notion of user tracking creeps me out.

In Firefox 3, Edit → Preferences, then select Privacy, and ensure that “Accept third-party cookies” is not checked.