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Re: do not track list?

From: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2010 08:00:09 -0800
Cc: public-privacy@w3.org
Message-Id: <983F71FF-5506-41E7-AE10-7F49BD1EA494@apple.com>
To: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
Yes.  There is a big difference.  If I am on a 'do not call' list and someone calls me, I know.  If I am on a 'do not track' list, how do I know if people are complying?

On Nov 15, 2010, at 6:02 , Rigo Wenning wrote:

> Hi all, 
> 
> in 
> 
> http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/10/business/media/10privacy.html?pagewanted=all&nl=todaysheadlines&emc=a26
> 
> there is a suggestion to have "do not tracking" lists following
> the example of the "do not call" lists. They imagine a browser 
> button or a button on the page. 
> 
> This looks like something where a discussion with technical folks 
> would be beneficial for the regulators. 
> 
> Best, 
> 
> Rigo
> 

David Singer
Multimedia and Software Standards, Apple Inc.
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