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Google updates Chrome, finally adds Do Not Track feature

Google updates Chrome, finally adds Do Not Track feature

Google’s Chrome web browser finally joined the ranks of privacy-conscious web browsers this week, with a new release that adds a Do Not Track feature, along with other changes.

Will Do Not Track cripple the tech industry?

Will Do Not Track cripple the tech industry?

Eric Wheeler's CNET article spelled out the apocalyptic future that awaits us if we don't stop Do Not Track. But is it actually true?

SSCC 98 - RSA keys, Blackhole exploits, Nitol botnets and Apache takes potshots at Microsoft

SSCC 98 - RSA key safety, Blackhole exploit kit updated, Nitol botnet takedown and Apache takes potshots at Microsoft

Duck joins Chet to take on the latest security news.

As usual, they don't mince their words, so take a listen and enjoy a quarter-hour mix of news, opinion, advice and research..

Finally, Google Chrome will support Do Not Track

Finally; Google Chrome will support Do Not Track

Google has finally added support for the DNT (Do Not Track) header to their latest developer build of Chrome. The modification is likely to make it into an official release of Google's popular web browser before the end of the year.

Monday review: the hot 20 stories of the week

Monday review: the hot 26 stories of last week

In case you missed any of these stories, here's everything we wrote in the last seven days.

Apache Foundation creates firestorm over user privacy choices [POLL]

Apache Foundation creates firestorm over user privacy choices

The Apache Foundation has decided to ignore user tracking preferences when surfing with Internet Explorer 10 in its market dominating web server. Read on for the controversy and the opportunity to weigh in with your thoughts.

Browser wars - Microsoft says IE10 will support Do Not Track by default

IE10

Browser vendors don't really compete on features any more, they compete on performance and trust; the best browser is the fastest, most secure and most private.

The question is - how quickly will Mozilla and Google respond?

Will Do Not Track make a difference to web privacy?

Private sign

Earlier this week the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) released the first drafts of two new privacy standards aimed at simplifying and standardising how websites read and comply with web users’ privacy settings. So is it going to make a difference?