[ubuntu-uk] Gmail (was: Im Back!)
kris at softdel.co.uk
Fri Nov 9 18:02:43 GMT 2007
On 09/11/2007, Gaurav Patel <patelgaurav at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's the same way the ads are displayed when you are searching, it's
> no different.
> On 09/11/2007, Peter Lewis <prlewis at letterboxes.org> wrote:
> > On Friday 09 November 2007 10:49, Andrew Barber wrote:
> > > I think gmail is quite superior to anything else.
> > I've always stayed away from Gmail as I heard that Google read your
> email in
> > order to target ads at you. Even if it is just a machine rather than a
> > person, it's overstepped the privacy line for me if this is the case.
> > Anyone know the truth about this?
> > Also, I assume that there are therefore ads on the screen too, when
> > reading your email?
> > Cheers,
> > Pete.
> > --
> > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
> > https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/
> ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
It just uses keywords from the currently active email to display advert
results on the right hand side.
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