Topic: Tracking Protection Working Group

Ad Industry Will Soon Unveil a Do Not Track Browser Solution

Consumers will be able to opt out of data collection

After dissing the likes of Microsoft and Mozilla for their default Do Not Track browsers and after walking out of the World Wide Web Consortium's tracking protection working group, the…

DAA to Convene New Do Not Track Group [Updated]

Vote will decide if embattled W3C working group should continue working

As the World Wide Web Consortium's Do Not Track group continues to spin out of control, the Digital Advertising Alliance—which is exiting the multi-stakeholder group—convened a new group to work…

Digital Advertising Alliance Exits Do Not Track Group

Development could renew calls for privacy laws

Ad community to the World Wide Web Consortium: The Do Not Track working group process is broken. Dissatisfied with the failed, two-and-a-half-year-old process to establish a universal Do Not Track standard,…

Peter Swire Quits Group Tasked With Creating Out Do Not Track Standard

Future of tracking group at a crossroads

When the World Wide Web Consortium's tracking protection working group, which is tasked with coming up with a Do Not Track browser standard, last met in July, the group was…

Turmoil Surfaces in the Do Not Track Group

Process disagreement may derail goal of consensus

Few participants in the W3C's tracking protection working group are happy with the way things are going. And now a controversy around process has erupted just as the group is…

W3C Group Rejects Industry Do Not Track Proposal

Consensus elusive as adoption deadline nears

The advertising industry suffered a setback late last night when the Tracking Protection Working Group of the World Wide Web Consortium rejected the Digital Advertising Alliance's draft proposal for a…