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Re: Things we know and can hopefully agree upon w.r.t. the state of the web today.

From: Nicolas Mailhot <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 19:56:22 +0100
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To: "Roberto Peon" <grmocg@gmail.com>
Cc: "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Le Lun 18 novembre 2013 18:09, Roberto Peon a écrit :

> g)  sites do care about privacy: at a base minimum they want to retain the
> trust of their users

Not really, or they would not be multiplying callbacks to monitoring
services. In fact many successful sites have been build around maximum
achievable exposure of their users.

And, sometimes, that is ok for the aforementioned users (most often it's
not but they're not being given a choice and being deliberately

See also: facebook, ad networks, cookies, do not track

Nicolas Mailhot
Received on Tuesday, 19 November 2013 18:56:52 UTC

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