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Track Whose Tracking You With Mozilla's Lightbeam Firefox Add-On
2013-10-26 04:28:53

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Mozilla has its hand in the cookie jar, and wants to share the contents. The developer of the open source Firefox browser released Lightbeam for Firefox, an add-on that lets you track tracking cookies. The new browser add-on will show users what companies are behind each cookie stored in their browsers, and what information those companies are gathering. Lightbeam was introduced on the Mozilla Blog by Alex Fowler who leads privacy and...

2013-10-23 23:01:10

Easy Halloween cookie tips and a fun homemade scratch and sniff paint recipe have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Make Halloween special this year with these great tips by seasoned Moms. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Holiday celebrations do not have to become a burden this season. Get smart and save time with these easy Halloween cookie tips and a fun homemade scratch and sniff paint recipe released on Kids Activities Blog. Looking for shortcuts is a great way to lighten...

2013-10-17 23:27:38

Corner Bakery Cafe – America’s favorite fast-casual breakfast, lunch and dinner restaurant - is offering 100 lucky guests the chance to indulge in one year of free Panini, as well as a cup of soup just for entering. When guests share the offer with friends, they’ll receive a voucher for a Whoopee Cookie to be used on another visit. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Corner Bakery Cafe announces the shareable Perfect Panini Sweepstakes that earns fans a shot at a year of free...

2013-10-16 09:12:45

Shoppers are more likely to buy a product from a different location when a pleasant sound coming from a particular direction draws attention to the item, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research. "Suppose that you are standing in a supermarket aisle, choosing between two packets of cookies, one placed nearer your right side and the other nearer your left. While you are deciding, you hear an in-store announcement from your left, about store closing hours," write authors...

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 –...


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
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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