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Re: Hiring at SBA

dfwskier
Top Contributor

@SWFlyer007 wrote:

@dfwskier Since I'm totally confident you are savvy about the internet black hole of Google trolls, as soon as I use google to view airport lookup, for the next three weeks all I get is spam and advertisements about flying, airline, airports, travel, even invading my Facebook ads for the next 5 weeks.  


Not sure whey that is happening to you.

Re: Hiring at SBA

SWFlyer007
Rising Star

@dfwskier 

 

Not just me, everybody!

 

AP found that Google continues to track you through services like Google Maps, weather updates, and browser searches — any app activity can be used to track you. ... As long as the Web and App Activity setting is enabled, Google will store your time-stamped location data.Aug 13, 2018

Re: Hiring at SBA

dfwskier
Top Contributor

@SWFlyer007 wrote:

@dfwskier 

 

Not just me, everybody!

 

AP found that Google continues to track you through services like Google Maps, weather updates, and browser searches — any app activity can be used to track you. ... As long as the Web and App Activity setting is enabled, Google will store your time-stamped location data.Aug 13, 2018


 

There are alternatives to google:

 

https://kinsta.com/blog/alternative-search-engines/

 

edit add: I still use Yahoo, Bing is also good, but both are part of big corporate America.

For more privacy try duckduckgo.