Cookie proposal could hinder advertising

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Proposed changes in the Internet standard for "cookies" could have serious repercussions for publishers and marketers engaged in online advertising.A committee of Internet users and technologists offered a new cookies standard in February that is presently under review by the Internet Engineering Task Force, a standards body for the Internet. The proposal encourages browser vendors to make the transfer of cookies much more apparent to users.

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