DuckDuckGo caught giving Microsoft permission for trackers despite strong privacy reputation - 9to5Mac


Ducked out go CEO Gabriel Weinberg confirmed that its privacy focused mobile browser allows Microsoft trackers on third party sites due to the terms of a search agreement with the company. Weinberg said DuckDuckGo is working with Microsoft to try to remove this restriction and that Microsoft does not associate ad click behavior with a user profile. This agreement does not impact the duck duck go search engine. Ikea announced the derriere, a new matter ready smart home hub. It includes radios for Wi-Fi, ZigBee, and thread standards. At launchable connect through wired Ethernet, but eventually updated to connect to a router over Wi-Fi. It launches in October and will be a bit more expensive than Ikea's existing $29 trod free gateway. The company also plans to launch its own cloud network to handle remote smart home access by the first half of 2023. At its build conference, Microsoft announced project volterra, a mini desktop windows on arm developer kit using an unnamed Qualcomm Snapdragon SOC that includes a built in neural processing unit. The company will also release previews of arm native versions of developer tools in the next few weeks, including Visual Studio 2022 and VSCode, visual C++ .NET and Windows

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