Perfec. Fuck google analytics and every one who uses it knowing what kind of cancer it is.

Arthur Besse
creator
link
fedilink
5
edit-2
3M

people in this HN thread are claiming "it’s not illegal to use GA entirely, just illegal to use in its default state which transmits PII to the US. " … but reading the Italian DPA’s english press release it seems clear to me that the issue is that they’ve realized that IP anonymization is bullshit and it isn’t really possible to use GA without Google getting your IP.

Note that this google support page clarifies that google’s position is that IP addresses are not PII which is simply at odds with EU law.

A place to discuss privacy and freedom in the digital world.

Privacy has become a very important issue in modern society, with companies and governments constantly abusing their power, more and more people are waking up to the importance of digital privacy.

In this community everyone is welcome to post links and discuss topics related to privacy.

Some Rules

  • Posting a link to a website containing tracking isn’t great, if contents of the website are behind a paywall maybe copy them into the post
  • Don’t promote proprietary software
  • Try to keep things on topic
  • If you have a question, please try searching for previous discussions, maybe it has already been answered
  • Reposts are fine, but should have at least a couple of weeks in between so that the post can reach a new audience
  • Be nice :)

Related communities

Chat rooms

much thanks to @gary_host_laptop for the logo design :)

  • 0 users online
  • 2 users / day
  • 4 users / week
  • 44 users / month
  • 374 users / 6 months
  • 5.14K subscribers
  • 1.95K Posts
  • 7.77K Comments
  • Modlog