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Where all those digital cookies came from
How the online cookie went from friend to foe... and why we may be friends again.
Advertisters scared as internet giants look to cut cookies out of their diets
The online trackers used by advertising companies may be a thing of the past.
Firefox cuts back on the cookies
Firefox moved forward with a plan last week to automatically block third party cookies. As you might guess, advertisers, who rely on those little crumbs of code, aren't happy.
What do Girl Scouts learn from selling cookies?
It's Girl Scout cookie season and you know what that means: Swaths of girls and parents hawking Thin Mints and Do-Si-Dos in supermarket parking lots and workplaces across the country. But what's the real lesson here?
An update on The Great Google Cookie Scare of 2012
What you need to know about how Google may be following you around the web.
It wasn’t just Safari. Google bypasses IE security too
I'm sure the fact that these companies are rivals have nothing to do with these complaints.
What advertisers are learning about you online
A new book explores the digital trail you leave behind online and what advertising companies are able to determine from it. Also, tablets and readers spike up dramatically.
A couple days ago, we reported on how, under Facebook's new arrangement, the company will track your activities online EVEN IF you've logged out....
Facebook is still watching you even when you're logged out
Along with Facebook's big redesign has come some new scrutiny on exactly how the company is following you around the internet. According to some...