“Why do some ads follow me around online?” – Article on the RTE website

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Dr. Jennifer Edmond’s article “Why do some ads follow me around online?” is now available to read on the RTE website.

The article discusses the ways in which even within the requirements of GDPR legislation, those pesky cookie-consent pop-ups can still manipulate you into giving up an awful lot of data.  Given such tricks and techniques, are we truly consenting?

Read the full article here: https://www.rte.ie/brainstorm/2021/0721/1236396-online-tracking-cookies-gdpr-opt-out-privacy/