NEWS

IT'S A VIDEO WORLD
THE BEST ideas from around the Web

published on boingboing.net

July 19 2019

Vast majority of porn sites use Google Analytics and Facebook embeds that track you, even in incognito mode

Author

Cory Doctorow

Summary

If you only look at porn with your browser in incognito mode, your browser will not record your porn-viewing history; but the porn sites themselves overwhelmingly embed tracking scripts from Google and Facebook in every page: 93% of 22,484 porn sites analyzed in a New Media & Society paper had some kind of third-party tracker, with Google in the lead, but also including trackers from some of the worst privacy offenders in Silicon Valley, like Oracle. (...)
read on boingboing.net

Disclaimer

The curated resource listed in this section (News & Opinions) is provided as-is. While the editorial team did go over the material to evaluate the content at the time of the publication, it cannot vouch for its usefulness or relevance. Links are dynamic by nature and the content may change or disapear at any time. Furthermore, please note that unless otherwise noted, Videocide has no association with and does not endorse, promote or profit from the business or authors that publish the said material. View at your own risk.
Copyright 2019 Videocide.com  |  All Rights Reserved
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram