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  • RenMan13thC@juno.com
    Saw this on another group... ... Sent: Sunday, March 31, 2002 9:01 PM Subject: [24] MORE Yahoo madness!!!!! ... Yahoo! Groups Sponsor ADVERTISEMENT To
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      Saw this on another group...
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      Sent: Sunday, March 31, 2002 9:01 PM
      Subject: [24] MORE Yahoo madness!!!!!

      > If you subscribe to a Yahoo group:
      > Very important information about Web "Beacons" Bugs (the real name) and
      > Yahoo PRIVACY Policy. (This is not directed towards email Ygroups-this
      > is
      > has to do with your Yahoo ID and personal info.)
      > On the web site you will see in the privacy statement a reference to
      > "Web Beacons" you need to click on the OPT-OUT
      > button to opt-out. If you don't Yahoo will follow you around on the
      > Internet tracking the sites you visit and every thing you do
      > and sends this info back to Yahoo for "marketing" info. This is a Web
      > Bug. It is not cool and it is an invasion of your privacy,
      > but it is still legal.
      > All Yahoo HTML email that you receive also includes a Web Beacon (Web
      > Bug) this is so they can keep track of live email
      > addy's and to see who is opening up the email. All Commercial and HTML
      > email you receive has a web bug, not just that from
      > Yahoo.
      > Here is the direct link to the Web Bug (Beacon) information. You will
      > have to click on the opt-out link to set the opt-out option
      > which is just another cookie. So if you delete your cookies you will
      > have to go and opt-out again.
      > http://privacy.yahoo.com/privacy/us/pixels/details.html

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