‘Twitter Wants to Start Tracking You on the Web, Here’s How to Opt-Out’

Alan Henry:

In a blog post today, Twitter announced that they’re “experimenting with new ways of targeting ads,” which is their way of saying they’re planning to track you around the web—even when you leave Twitter—and relay that information to advertisers to craft better ads. Here’s how to opt out.

Just another pain in the ass step you have to take, with no assurances they are being honest about those checkboxes, all to use a service for free. Yay.

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Alan Henry: In a blog post today, Twitter announced that they’re “experimenting with new ways of targeting ads,” which is their way of saying they’re planning to track you around the web—even when you leave Twitter—and relay that information to advertisers to craft better ads. Here’s how to opt out. Just another pain in the […]