Controversial as it is, the DNT (Do Not Track) option remains a very important technology for Microsoft, and its popular web browser. Redmond regularly talks about this feature, and now the software titan has improved the default behavior in Windows 8.1 Preview. While Do Not Track still remains turned on by default in...

When it comes to the Do Not Track feature on web browsers, Microsoft is clearly a bit of a lone ranger. Sure, almost all major browsers support it, but Internet Explorer takes it to another level by setting the feature on by default, right off the bat. The DNT option bundled with Internet Explorer 10 became pretty...

The on-by-default DNT feature is one of the most controversial features of Microsoft’s IE10, but despite criticisms from various industry quarters, the company seems intent on continuing with it. In fact, it has asked other technology leaders to follow suit. More than a few browsers come with similar Do Not Track...

Oh boy. As one saga concludes (yes, I am talking about the final Twilight movie), another one rages on with a new episode. The “Do Not Track” feature of Internet Explorer 10 is in the spotlight again. This time again it’s the advertisers who continue to criticize Microsoft’s decision to keep this option on by default....