About the Digital Privacy category

Welcome to the Digital Privacy category, where we discuss issues dealing with information and security online. Please use this category to discuss what online privacy issues you are facing as consumers, solutions to privacy problems and digital privacy consumer related news.

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If you use Yahoo like I do I run AdBlock to get rid of the ads BUT without AdBlock I get "targeted ads " Yahoo will tell you all about. Google does the same based on your search criteria, search for accom in Tasmania and get a page of ads for Tassie sites later.

Is that an invasion of my privacy ? If when / they sell the data from my address I get emails from co’s I never heard of. Just the delete key cures all ills…