In spite of complaints from the online ad industry and maybe even its own employees, Microsoft...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

In spite of complaints from the online ad industry and maybe even its own employees, Microsoft (MSFT) remains committed to keeping Internet Explorer's "Do Not Track" feature a default setting in the browser's next release. Two possible saving graces for Google (GOOG) and other ad network owners: 1) A key Web standards body isn't a fan of the move, and suggests tracking firms are free to "ignore" Microsoft. 2) IE's market share is nosediving.