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Re: Draft Language on Interaction with Third-Party Content

From: David Wainberg <dwainberg@appnexus.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2011 14:39:21 -0400
Message-ID: <4EAAF6D9.6090305@appnexus.com>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
CC: "public-tracking@w3.org Group WG" <public-tracking@w3.org>
I was thinking of where an individual provides the shortened link to 
another individual, so there's no interaction with an ad.

On 10/28/11 1:01 PM, David Singer wrote:
> On Oct 28, 2011, at 9:06 , David Wainberg wrote:
>
>> To throw another use case into the mix. What about URL shorteners -- 1st or 3rd party. Does the user's clicking the link create consent for tracking?
>>
> Let me make sure of the scenario; the page loads 3rd party 'ad' content, with a click-URL that is to a shortener site?  Then the user clicks, and both the shortener site (which does a redirect) and the final site get to know that.  Can they now track?  I think, if we have a "you chose to interact" exception, the answer is 'yes'.
>
> David Singer
> Multimedia and Software Standards, Apple Inc.
>
>
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