FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Safari app on an iPad in Baltimore. New privacy features in Apple’s Safari browser seek to make it tougher for companies such as Facebook to track you. Companies have long used cookies to remember your past visits. This can be helpful for saving sign-in details and preferences. But now they’re also being used to profile you in order to fine-tune advertising to your tastes and interests.
FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Safari app on an iPad in Baltimore. New privacy features in Apple’s Safari browser seek to make it tougher for companies such as Facebook to track you. Companies have long used cookies to remember your past visits. This can be helpful for saving sign-in details and preferences. But now they’re also being used to profile you in order to fine-tune advertising to your tastes and interests. Patrick Semansky, File AP Photo
FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Safari app on an iPad in Baltimore. New privacy features in Apple’s Safari browser seek to make it tougher for companies such as Facebook to track you. Companies have long used cookies to remember your past visits. This can be helpful for saving sign-in details and preferences. But now they’re also being used to profile you in order to fine-tune advertising to your tastes and interests. Patrick Semansky, File AP Photo

How Apple’s Safari browser will try to thwart data tracking

September 14, 2018 11:38 AM