The internet is watching us and I'm not comfortable with it

Data breaches, being silently watched and catered to by apps, your personal information suddenly out there to be digested and used by people we will never meet. It’s all too damn creepy. Have you ever mentioned something in a simple conversation at home, for example a vacation destination, and a little later ads for Hawaii or Mexico start appearing in your feed? It happened to me and many others. What is going on? Coincidence? Is it surveillance disguised as convenience? Will there be a larger backlash like #DeleteFacebook?

Has this already gone too far? I personally think so. Here are some ideas on how to slow down targeted ads.

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I feel so seen. #targetedads #surveillance

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