• DuckDuckGo rolls out new Microsoft blockers after backlash

    10 days ago - By Tech Radar

    DuckDuckGo is looking to douse the fire that started in late June, when researchers discovered its mobile browser permitted Microsoft's trackers to operate, while blocking those of Google, and Facebook. In a blog post published earlier today, the company CEO and founder, Gabriel Weinberg, sought to clarify the issue and set out a series of improvements. As per the post, the third-party tracker scripts from Microsoft are now blocked from loading across DuckDuckGo's browsing apps and browser extensions. “This expands our 3rd-Party Tracker Loading Protection, which blocks identified tracking...
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