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They're not selling your data. It's much worse...

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A great explanation of real time bidding and how your personal information does get shared by google (and many others) with thousands of third-parties, some in China and Russia. Whatever sneaky language they use to reassure you, this is the reality of the online advertising world.

Added on the 29th of May, 2022 Details

Product updates based on your feedback

Due to all the negative reactions, Google updates Chrome to make auto-login an option. Better but not perfect.
Linked on the 26th of September, 2018 Details

Why I’m done with Chrome

Starting with Chrome 69, logging into a Google site will auto-log you into Chrome. Not a good move.
Linked on the 24th of September, 2018 Details

Jaron Lanier: How we need to remake the internet

We cannot have a society in which, if two people wish to communicate, the only way that can happen is through a third person who wishes to manipulate them.

Published on the 15th of April, 2018 Read full post

Google Memory Loss

That explains my (lack of) search results on certain queries.
Linked on the 16th of January, 2018 Details

Google, You Creepy Sonofabitch

It does feel a little sinister.
Linked on the 14th of January, 2018 Details