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BBC Site Uses Cookies To Inform Visitors of Anti-Cookie Law 98

Posted by timothy
from the only-criminals-will-have-cookies dept.
Andy Smith writes "As of 26 May 2011 web sites in the UK must get a user's permission to set cookies. If you go to the BBC's commercial TV listings site Radio Times you'll see a message telling you about the new law. Go to the site again, though, and you don't see the message. How does the site know you've already seen it? By setting a cookie of course! It doesn't ask for permission."
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BBC Site Uses Cookies To Inform Visitors of Anti-Cookie Law

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