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Do ads in Gmail messages always match your interests?

When Google first unveiled Gmail almost seven years ago, it didn’t apparently copy Microsoft’s Hotmail or Yahoo Mail. Gmail was created for an experience of distraction-free speed. Text-only, the ads were largely unobtrusive. Users could hardly notice that they were there. In a way, Gmail has been a sort of retro offering, reflecting the text-only computing. Continue reading