Company Bypasses Cookie-Deleting Consumers
- "United Virtualities is offering online marketers and publishers
technology that attempts to undermine the growing trend among consumers
to delete cookies planted in their computers.
The New York company on Thursday unveiled what it calls PIE, or
persistent identification element, a technology that's uploaded to a
browser and restores deleted cookies. In addition, PIE, which can't be
easily removed, can also act as a cookie backup, since it contains the
I’ll personally just wait on Microsoft to introduce the next version of IE which probably won’t even run Flash if that’s the case…and we’ll see how they like that one!!!
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From: Paul, Eric [mailto:epaul@...]
Sent: Monday, April 04, 2005 8:14 AM
Subject: RE: [webanalytics] Company Bypasses Cookie-Deleting Consumers
My, what a complete lack of respect for users - those pesky people who continue to maintain the fantasy that computers they purchase with their own money are theirs to do with as they wish.
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