Google Analytics is the most prevalent tracker in the world. During our last crawl, we found it on 64.2% of web sites:
Developers: every time you add Google Analytics to a site, you are helping build the global panopticon. Stop it!
@aral confirmed by HTTPArchive Data, as the most proeminent analytics script. https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js represents 0.64% of all the requests of their dataset. https://almanac.httparchive.org/en/2019/third-parties
I'd classify Google's font CDN as a tracker also.
* Your IP
* Your user agent
* Date & time of visit
* HTTP Referrer (knows what site you visit)
There's little stopping them from correlating your IP with your Google account, if you used the account from your IP and agreed to their services.
Oh, there's also their DNS server.
Read more on my site: https://danuker.go.ro/how-to-protect-your-personal-data.html
@ldexterldesign Vivaldi phones home and to Google every 24 hours, checking for updates.
Here is an exploration of the requests it sends: https://spyware.neocities.org/articles/vivaldi.html
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