I agree. What was prompted as a discussion of protecting one's patrons has turned into a discussion of protecting oneself.
Library Systems Programmer
University of Southern California
From: Code for Libraries <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of Eric Hellman <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, August 14, 2014 11:30 AM
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Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Canvas Fingerprinting by AddThis
I must say I'm surprised that most of the response to "libraries are letting advertisers track patrons as they browse their catalogs" is discussion of privacy condomware. Perhaps I've missed something?
> On Aug 14, 2014, at 1:39 PM, Karen Coyle <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Bill (&others), are you running PrivacyBadger alongside AdBlock? I'm concerned about the confluence of decisions there, although tempted to try anyway.
>> On 8/13/14, 2:08 PM, William Denton wrote:
>>> On 13 August 2014, Karen Coyle wrote:
>>> *ps - I had a great cookie manager for a while, but it's no longer around. Cookie control in browsers actually was easier a decade ago - they've obviously been discouraged from including that software. If anyone knows of a good cookie program or plugin, I'd like to hear about it.
>> I use Cookie Monster  and like it.
>>  https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/cookie-monster/
>>  https://www.eff.org/privacybadger
>>  https://disconnect.me/disconnect
> Karen Coyle
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