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Re: Work ahead; volunteers?

From: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2012 09:05:47 +0100
To: public-tracking@w3.org
Cc: Kevin Smith <kevsmith@adobe.com>, Shane Wiley <wileys@yahoo-inc.com>, Matthias Schunter <mts@zurich.ibm.com>
Message-ID: <5739079.bS8DQkdnip@hegel.sophia.w3.org>
On Tuesday 06 March 2012 12:31:06 Kevin Smith wrote:
> 1) In many cases it will not be technically feasible to know ahead of time
> what 3rd parties will be included by the time a given page has fully loaded
> - what good will your DNT:2 header or the API be if you do not know which
> 3rd parties to ask for.  


it may be that the regime under which the operation is completed will 
influence the ad - auction. So I assume that in the future, the ad auction 
will take the DNT header into account and will have an effect in this perfect 

And I assume that the highest price will be paid for ads in requests under 
DNT=0. IMHO the biggest problem Shane and you have to solve is NOT how to deal 
with massive DNT=1 occurrence, but how to get people from DNT=unset to DNT=0.

The feedback system Shane is talking about is giving you potential options for 
the next years to come. And your "opt-back-in" system can be a lot more 
sophisticated if you have already more information about the entire 
interaction. They system allows you to react instead of remaining blind. I'm 
with Shane here.

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