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Grindr case represents everything that is wrong with online advertising

IMAGE: The icon of the gay dating app Grindr in a smartphone’s screen
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If further evidence of everything that’s wrong with online advertising were needed, look no further than the recent revelations surrounding Grindr, the gay dating site that has been selling its users’ geolocation data for years. I’ll say it again: the time has come to put an end to this kind of misuse of people’s data once and for all.




On the effects of technology and innovation on people, companies and society (writing in Spanish at enriquedans.com since 2003)

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Enrique Dans

Enrique Dans

Professor of Innovation at IE Business School and blogger at enriquedans.com

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