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Google's new Ad Settings show how dumb targeted ads still are - CNET

9 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Commentary: Hey, I'm just not a sports fan, OK?
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It's now easier to tell Google exactly what data it can use to advertise to you

It's now easier to tell Google exactly what data it can use to advertise to you

9 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Google has launched a revamped Ad Settings tool, allowing users to quickly and easily control the topics used to advertise to them, as well as tell Google what kinds of data they want Google to use when it's advertising.
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Here's how to find out what Google's adverts know about you

Here's how to find out what Google's adverts know about you

9 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

Google is making it easier to see just what conclusions its ads have come to about you, revamping Google Ad Settings to make it clearer to check - and adjust - the demographic data it uses to personalize the adverts you're shown. The move comes as tailored advertising becomes both more topical and more controversial, as internet users realize just...
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Google is helping users limit targeted ads

Google is helping users limit targeted ads

9 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Facebook isn't the only one offering tighter controls over ad privacy. Google has introduced a revamped Ad Settings that should make it easier to both learn how ads target you and, more importantly, to reduce that targeting. You now see all the ad ta...
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