Yahoo to ignore Do-Not-Track

Here’s another great example of how companies can evade your desire for privacy:-

The Register – Yahoo to ignore DNT

Thanks Yahoo for honouring your user’s privacy – NOT!


Cookie Monster

So often I hear about people being concerned with browser cookies – what they are, what they do, and what they tell about you. Well, there’s lots on that already. In this post I recommend that users set their web browsers to clear down all cookies after every session in order to ensure information from one browsing session is not passed to the next. I also recommend the blocking of all 3rd party cookies, and also recommend setting your browser history to “0”. This way, all residual information should be cleared down at the end of each browsing session.