Wednesday, January 04, 2012

What Google knows about me.... I'm 30!

What Google knows about me on its "Ad Preferences" Page  is shown below. The company appears to think I'm in the 25 to 34 demographic! Wow - kind of a compliment.

Ads on the web
Make the ads you see on the web more interesting
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Watch a video: Ads Preferences on GDN explained

Your categories
Below you can review the interests and inferred demographics that Google has associated with your cookie. You can remove or edit these at any time.

Computers & Electronics - Software - Business & Productivity Software
Computers & Electronics - Software - Operating Systems - Mac OS
Internet & Telecom - Web Services - Web Design & Development
Internet & Telecom - Web Services - Web Hosting & Domain Registration
Jobs & Education - Education - Colleges & Universities
Online Communities - Photo & Video Sharing - Photo & Image Sharing
Online Communities - Social Networks
Science - Biological Sciences
Science - Engineering & Technology - Robotics
Travel - Car Rental & Taxi Services

Your demographics
We infer your age and gender based on the websites you've visited. You can remove or edit these at any time.
Age: 25-34
Gender: Male