[I am] not even two bites into breakfast, and there are already nearly 25 sites that are tracking me. I have navigated to a total of four.

Gary Kovacs

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“Tracking Our Online Trackers.” TED2012. Feb. 2012. Conference Presentation.

Source: "Tracking Our Online Trackers." TED2012. Feb. 2012. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote essentially tells us that as soon as you start browsing the Internet in the morning, multiple websites begin tracking your online activity -- even sites you have not visited. This has significant implications for your privacy and the security of your personal data. The quote comes from a short TED Talk on online tracking given by Mozilla Corporation CEO Gary Kovacs in 2012. Watch the full TED Talk here: Gary Kovacs - Tracking Our Online Trackers