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June 6, 2022

Is Ethical Advertising Possible? – Purism

The lie marketers told us in the late 1990s and early 2000s (and that many in tech still believe as an article of faith) was that people don’t dislike ads, they only dislike irrelevant ones. [...] The problem is, to make ads ever more relevant, Big Tech firms have argued they must collect vast amounts of information about people to build dossiers on them that can predict their wants and needs.