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Old 06-30-2005, 11:17 AM   #1
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Default Microsoft Said to Be in Talks to Buy Adware Developer

The company that Microsoft has pursued is controversial: Claria, an adware marketer formerly called Gator, and best known for its pop-up ads and software that tracks people visiting Web sites. The Gator adware has frequently been denounced by privacy advocates for its intrusiveness.

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