Do you receive sensitive advertisements in the middle of your navigation? Well, Google has a solution for you / Digital Information World
We’ve all had those weird moments, where we’re just in between showing something on the internet to a family member or co-worker and an embarrassing ad pops up, leaving you all embarrassed and sorry, and worst of all, they start too to judge you.
While these embarrassing moments cannot be removed from our lives, they can however be easily avoided with Google’s new privacy feature that allows you to limit ads on several different topics that users find. sensitive.
Although this feature is not really new and was released in December 2020it only blocked ads on two sensitive topics, including Gambling and alcohol. However, now with the new update, Google allows you to limit ads on many new sensitive topics via this setting page which includes parenthood, pregnancy, weight loss, dating and others.
Although originally released in the United States to restrict gambling and alcohol ads, this feature has become quite famous among users who do not want sensitive ads to appear on their work devices or among parents. who do not want their children to see sensitive advertisements while using the Internet.
If you are also someone who wants to use this amazing feature and limit sensitive ads, then all you have to do is head over to your ‘Google ad settings‘, scroll down and select the sensitive topics of ads you want to limit. Pretty easy, no?
After getting positive responses about the feature, Google released a statement saying they are looking for user feedback and will include more sensitive topics and categories in the feature accordingly. Which categories do you think belong there? Share your opinion in the comments below.
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