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Give TES an early Christmas present

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vince_Ulam, Dec 19, 2017.

  1. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    I'm largely resistant to marketing but my interests are such elsewhere on the Internet that I see ads connected with these. Several times a year I might see a product or service which matches my needs and I might buy that thing, but the mere fact of clicking on the ads which match my interests trains the advertising algorithms so that the ads I see from then on are related directly or tangentially to my interests. There is only so much space on a website that its owners will give over to ads, they might as well be adverts I enjoy and, frankly, it's not like ad-blockers don't use your CPU or track the sites that you visit.
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2017
  2. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    What's not to like.

    Duke of York likes this.
  3. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    Thank you, TES, for introducing me to the fantastic British radiator firm, Castrads.


    Handmade in Manchester with showrooms across the UK and also in Poland & Finland.
  4. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Vince has bagsied himself sponsorship!
  5. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    They say you should never go shopping for food when you're hungry. Perhaps the same applies to domestic heating appliances and Winter.

    They do a nice line in "school radiators".

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