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Why Educators and Parents Need to Pay Attention to Online Tracking and Privacy | Common Sense Media

04 Sep

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As you surf the Web, information is being collected about you. Web tracking is not 100% evil — personal data can make your browsing more efficient; cookies can help your favorite websites stay in business. But, says Gary Kovacs, it’s your right to know what data is being collected about you and how it affects your online life. He unveils a Firefox add-on, called collusion, to do just that.

Find Collsion at: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/collusion/

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Posted by on September 4, 2012 in Technology

 

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