Botwars vs ad-tech: the origin of universal surveillance to the Internet


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#2

Awesome.

I knew the Internet was growing in its simulation of awareness, but to adjust it’s behaviour when being watched?

Wow. That’s Ray Kurzweil material.


#3

Perhaps if these people made a living doing something worthwhile, rather than advertising, this wouldn’t be such a big problem.


#4

What, in your opinion, would that be?

I use advertising to sell my services and find that we’ll written copy gets me clients.


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I am only lightly, gently teasing. But what a place for an autocorrect typo :smile:


#6

A bit ironic.

Maybe another sign of the awakening of the Internet intelligence…?


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Strongly recommend reading TFA. Especially the second half “from Vienna to Warsaw.” about the tech industry and SF.


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People do what pays the rent.

And even the world of advertising can provide a smorgasbord of interesting brain-teasers for a technician.


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