Topic: World Wide Web Consortium

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,…

FTC Commissioner Blasts Microsoft Do Not Track Browser

Says default setting does not give consumers choice

A Federal Trade Commissioner Thursday criticized Microsoft's default Do Not Track setting on its new browser, lending his support to the the Internet ad community's assertion that the feature departs…