Forget the ceiling cat - the ad agencies see all

You'd better bring some dog food

2013-01-03    »   rant

I clicked through an image Dara shared on twitter, and .. was suitably awed by the amount of agencies that were keen on knowing I’d looked at this picture of a puppy.

Seems that yfrog is encumbered with an unhealthy number of trackers and pixels and other cruft – thanks to Ghostery for pointing this stuff out

That’s 35 of the suckers – none of which are useful to me – they just deposit some number of cookies on my machine, and chew up some amount of network.

[![Pixels and trackers][img-dara-puppy-thumb]][img-dara-puppy-full]