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Submission + - User Tracking Back on iOS6 (

connor4312 writes: Apple got caught with its hand in the cookie jar when privacy experts protested the use of a universal device identifier, or UDID, to track the online preferences of iPhone and iPad users. Enough is enough, right? Well, maybe not. It looks like device tracking is back with iOS 6, courtesy of a new tracking technology: IDFA, or identifier for advertisers.
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User Tracking Back on iOS6

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The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult it was.