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Block Political Ads on Facebook With ‘Social Fixer’

Block Political Ads on Facebook With ‘Social Fixer’

For those of you still Facebooking, get ready for the best news the platform has dropped in ages. If you aren’t already sick of all the political advertising blowing through your feed, you will be soon — unless you take advantage of a new feature that will hide every political…

How To Stop Twitter From Sharing Your Data With Advertisers

How To Stop Twitter From Sharing Your Data With Advertisers

Know before you tweet: Twitter now sells more information about your activity on its platform to third-party advertisers regardless of which privacy options you turn on or off. Users signing onto the service were recently greeted with a push notification informing them that the company changed its privacy policy and…

How Online Ads Keep Tracking You In Incognito Mode

How Online Ads Keep Tracking You In Incognito Mode

Internet ads are so invasive that we can’t blame you for thinking that Facebook is listening to you talk. It’s probably not, but it is helping ad networks track you across the internet and across your apps. In 2018, tech public policy expert Chris Yiu tweeted 14 different ways that…