@aral Go to Settings->Privacy->Advertising and opt out of all personalized ads, and reset your identifier.
Apple should be ashamed for not making this the default.
FWIW the data processing is done locally in your device, and not sent to remote servers (afaik)
@aral Spend some time to dive deep into the "settings" page and turn off all personized ads on your FAANG accounts. It may or may not stop data collections, but at least it's less irritating when you have to use them...
@aral Have you turned on the limited ad tracking in iOS settings? And more importantly you MacOS settings assuming you have one? Across all devices?
@aral never understood why some publications push the iphone as the "privacy phone" compared to googlefied android
they're both as bad as each other
@aral Oh it's not surveillance, it's "machine learning" and Siri trying to help you and... eh....
If anyone believes that shit then they are brainwashed.
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