Wait A Sec: When Did Microsoft Become My Nanny?

By Steve Smith

"The kerfuffle, as Jon Stewart would say, over Microsoft’s decision to make Do Not Track (DNT) the default setting on its upcoming Internet Explorer 10 has had the kind of accelerated explosion that can only occur on the Internet. Within hours of the rollout of the browser's review version and one line in a company press release, much of the digital advertising industry, and many in the burgeoning “privacy industry,” had a tantrum..."