The Opt Out Weblog

The Blog for Garrick van Buren's 'Opt-Out: The Survival Guide for This Modern Age' Book

Category: Advertising

“They – put themselves in front of you” – Banksy

How Your Choice Isn’t Recognized as Such

“The user’s actions are irrelevant until they choose a browser capable of communicating correctly or make use of some means other than DNT.”

Advertising Eats Batteries

“Up to 75 per cent of the energy used by free versions of Android apps is spent serving up ads or tracking and uploading user data” – Jacob Aron, NewSeientist