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Internet Device Fingerprinting On The Rise
2013-10-11 11:16:09

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While tracking cookies attract attention on the Internet, device 'fingerprinting' slips under the radar and has been discovered to be in use to track users by at least 145 of the Web's 10,000 top websites. The findings are part of a study conducted by KU Leuven-iMinds researchers. Fingerprinting is a tactic some websites use to identify devices. "The websites use hidden scripts to extract a device fingerprint from users' browsers....

Microsoft Wants To Add To The Cookie Jar With Its Own Technology
2013-10-11 06:18:40

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft is reportedly planning to replace browser cookies with its own brand of tracking technology that would track users not only on the Web, but across Windows-based tablets and smartphones, Xbox consoles and the Bing search engine, AdAge reported on Thursday, citing sources close to the company. According to the report, the technology is still in its early stages, and it is not yet clear when it would appear on Microsoft...

2013-10-05 23:03:59

Chris Duke, a 1987 graduate of Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business MBA program, delivered welcome gifts for the new Alumni Council members at his alma mater. Duke uses his culinary skills and business acumen to bake cookies and run Anna’s Gourmet Goodies with his wife Debbie. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 When the new Alumni Council members at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business arrived in Durham this week, they were greeted with a gift box of cookies from...

2013-09-27 23:00:43

Gluten Free cookies discovered at local health food store: Meet Sarah's Skinny Sweets the official cookie of the Emmy Gift Bag. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 On October 1st Sarah's Skinny Sweets will be given out to 800 of the nominees and attendees the 34th Annual News and Documentary Emmys in the Official Emmy Gift Bag. Off the Wall Productions, the official Emmy Gift Bag Sponsor plucked Sarah's Skinny Sweets out of obscurity and into the limelight to be one of...

2013-09-26 23:27:42

In a Three-Month Period, Online Bank Accounts Show the Highest Number of Unique Devices of All Industries Analyzed, Including Some Bank Accounts Being Accessed by Up to 20 Devices Per Month San Jose, Calif. (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces data from the ThreatMetrix Global Trust Intelligence Network™ (The Network) showing the average number of devices customers use to access online accounts –...

2013-09-22 23:02:45

idcloak publishes its first anonymous search engine review – of StartPage – explaining why private search providers should be preferred to their regular counterparts. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 22, 2013 idcloak publishes a review of StartPage, the first in a series offering objective evaluation of the performance, privacy and features of the world’s leading private search providers. The review is preceded with an explanation of the kind of data that regular search engines...

2013-09-19 23:33:17

idcloak’s latest article highlights how Chrome’s private browsing function offers only partial privacy and an additional service is recommended to make it whole. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 idcloak publishes a new article which highlights the limitations of Incognito Mode Chrome and other browsers. Far from criticizing the browsers themselves, the article seeks to educate users in terms of their expectations, which are often impractically high. “There are two major...

Google Ad Tracker To Use Homebaked Cookies
2013-09-18 06:46:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google plans to release its own brand of ad trackers and ditch third-party cookies, according to a USA Today report. Called AdID, this Google technology is said to give users more control and privacy over who tracks them and the search titan more control over how advertisers promote their products. More than the world’s largest search engine, Google also accounts for one-third of all online ads. As such, this change could make...


Latest HTTP cookie Reference Libraries

Web Browser
2013-01-30 14:59:51

A web browser is an application used for retrieving, presenting, and transferring information over the Internet. Information is gathered by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI), which can be a web page, an image, a video, or any other type of content viewed on the browser. The most widely used web browsers are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Apple Safari. The first web browser was invented by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 1990 called the Worldwide Web, later known...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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