Google Launching “Why These Ads” Feature


Ever wonder how Google decides on what ads to serve you when you use its services? A new feature will add a “Why These Ads” icon next to advertisements in Google Search and Gmail. Google hopes this feature will make users feel less creeped out by customized ads. Read the full article at

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin." He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



PreviousRIM Introduces BBM Music Service NextThe Amazing Race: The Irony of Halloween

Get Briefed Every Day!

Subscribe to my daily newsletter featuring current events and the top stories in technology, media, and marketing.