anonymize

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a·non·y·mize

 (ə-nŏn′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. a·non·y·mized, a·non·y·miz·ing, a·non·y·miz·es
To make anonymous, especially by removing or preventing access to names: medical records that were anonymized for use in a study.


a·non′y·mi·za′tion (-mĭ-zā′shən) n.

anonymize

(əˈnɒnɪˌmaɪz) or

anonymise

vb
(tr) to carry out or organize in such a way as to preserve anonymity: anonymized AIDS screening.
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Now that might sound a bit evil at first, but what this company does is very responsible; they anonymise and aggregate everything.
It states: "In determining whether a departure from the fundamental principle of open justice can be justified, I have concluded that it is necessary and proportionate to anonymise the name of the officer and that this necessity outweighs the public interest in naming the officer.
A key aspect of the new regulations is that businesses will be required to anonymise data used within this process.
If the order is not made, websites such as Newzbin will simply be able to move offshore, anonymise the individuals behind the website and cock a snook at the courts and at rights holders who put their trust in the courts.
He told the court: "If the order is not made, websites such as Newzbin will simply be able to move offshore, anonymise the individuals behind the website and cock a snook at the courts and at rights holders who put their trust in the courts.
Google has previously stored information about searches indefinitely, but will anonymise it after an 18-24 month period, according to BBC News.
YouTube have reportedly indicated that they will not appeal the ruling regarding the release of the log file, but that they have written to Viacom to request that YouTube be allowed to anonymise the user identification data in the log file to protect the privacy of the individual YouTube users.
Their lawyer said: "If the order is not made, websites such as Newzbin will simply be able to move offshore, anonymise the individuals behind the website and cock a snook at the courts and at rights holders who put their trust in the courts.
Wickr co-founder Robert Statica said that the company not only offers the most secure form of correspondence but also helps protect users' contacts as they anonymise this information before it leaves the senders phone.
No information we receive when you see a social plug-in is used to target ads, we delete or anonymise this information within 90 days, and we never sell your information," it added.
Date Rate will aggregate them all, anonymise them so I can't figure out who said what, and present them to me.
A report, which anonymises all submissions, will then be published.