DuckDuckGo is criticized by Brave CEO for alleged deal with Microsoft

The Crypto-Driven Browser CEO (opens in new tab) Brave criticized rival DuckDuckGo for its affiliation with Microsoft and the wider online tracker (opens in new tab) controversy.

For the uninitiated, DuckDuckGo’s mobile browser was recently discovered to allow Microsoft’s trackers to (opens in new tab) operate, blocking those of Google and Facebook. Zach Edwards, the security researcher who discovered the issue, later also found that trackers related to the bing.com and linkedin.com domains were also being allowed through the blocks.

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