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Should I Use My Browser’s Do-Not-Track Setting?

Wired reports –

Judging by the frenzied claims of lawmakers like US representative Jackie Speier, enabling the Do Not Track feature ranks up there with locking doors and shredding credit card statements. “People have a right to surf the web without Big Brother watching their every move and announcing it to the world,” Speier said last February,when she introduced a bill to regulate online tracking. But none of that really matters, since the setting has no legal muscle. Websites are free to ignore it. And they do. As of June, only five had pledged to follow it—the Associated Press plus four of the hundreds of behavior-tracking ad networks whose raison d’èAtre is figuring out how you view the web.

So, the bottom line is that the ‘Do Not Track’ setting may make you feel better, but it does does no good – just like the Tea Party.

Continue reading the Wired article HERE.

 

 

Florida Girl Scouts Send Cookies to Guantanamo

According to myFoxOrlando –

GUANTANAMO BAY, CUBA – Usually flights to Guantanamo Bay carry service members, civilians and family members, but on July 23, one flight carried more than 11,000 pounds of home: Girl Scout cookies. Donated by the Mints for Military and the Girl Scouts of Gulf Coast Florida, it took several workers, pallets and forklifts to unload the 1,550 cases of cookies.

Continue reading HERE.


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