Does that Facebook ad on your phone seem creepy? Weren’t you just talking about that?
In today’s world where privacy is important, we often wonder how so many targeted ads are showing up on our phones and our web browsers. Could our devices be secretly listening in on us? Well yes and no. We often don’t think about it but, a lot of our favorite applications are using techniques to personalize ads based on information gathered from our devices. How else would they know? Do you even care about your privacy?
Video Courtesy of The Wall Street Journal