(OT) firefox, trackers and ghostery

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Sat Jul 20 04:10:03 UTC 2013

On 20/07/13 06:48, Ric Moore wrote:
> On 07/18/2013 12:55 PM, Bill Stanley wrote:
>> Of course, DoubleClick, Google and a host of other companies in the data
>> aggregating business will cry bloody murder.  You know what?  I DON'T
>> CARE!  My privacy is more important than your damn business model.
> No wonder firefox is so slow! I just installed the Ghostery add-on and 
> it reports 1,556 total trackers on me. I wasn't THAT popular is High 
> School! :) Ric


Ghostery reports trackers on the web site you are visiting, so what you 
are saying is that the site you were/are on has 1,556 trackers?

And, BTW, Ghostery doesn't slow me down in any way at all bor should it 
slow down anyone.


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