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Now You Can See Which Websites Are Tracking You in Real-Time

Meghan Neal

Mozilla launched a tool today that shines a light on the mysterious under-workings of the web economy. Its new browser extension, Lightbeam, follows your digital footprint as you surf the web and shows you a real-time visualization of all the websites that are clandestinely tracking and sharing your data. It's like a peek behind the curtain at the Wizard of Oz.

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