Tag: technology

How ad tech underpins the internet | FT

Ad tech is the business model that underpins the internet. Most websites and apps may be free to use, but they make money by displaying digital advertising targeted specifically at you. An entire industry has grown up around auctioning and targeting online adverts as accurately as possible using data collected about each and every user.

There’s a Website for That

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