Description: Google (GOOG) is tinkering with the ever-delicate balance between selling advertisements and creeping its users out. On Friday the company said it would begin including recommendations that Google+ users make in advertisements. The new policy kicks in on Nov. 11.
Date: Oct 11, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- What is the “value” of using this sort of personal endorsement in online advertising?
- Do you think users will get used to the idea of the new level of privacy online?