What's My Line? (according to Google)

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Re: What's My Line? (according to Google)

Postposted on Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:32 am

Google wrote:Arts & Entertainment - Comics & Animation - Anime & Manga
Arts & Entertainment - Comics & Animation - Comics
Arts & Entertainment - Music & Audio - Radio
Autos & Vehicles - Vehicle Brands - Mazda
Autos & Vehicles - Vehicle Parts & Accessories
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware - Computer Components


Scratch number 3 and they've nailed it :o
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Re: What's My Line? (according to Google)

Postposted on Tue Feb 07, 2012 4:45 am

I think it definitely needs some work.

Last week it thought I was 16-24, which was kind of flattering but this week it thinks I'm 65+ which is baffling and insulting (I'm 47 BTW). Apparently I'm also into team sports which is news to me :)
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Re: What's My Line? (according to Google)

Postposted on Tue Feb 07, 2012 7:31 am

Arts & Entertainment
Arts & Entertainment - Movies
Arts & Entertainment - Movies - Movie Reference
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware - Computer Components
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware - Computer Components - Chips & Processors
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware - Computer Components - Sound & Video Cards
Computers & Electronics - Computer Hardware - Computer Drives & Storage - CD & DVD Storage Media
Internet & Telecom - Web Apps & Online Tools
Science
Science - Chemistry


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Re: What's My Line? (according to Google)

Postposted on Mon Feb 13, 2012 12:15 pm

just brew it! wrote:Go to: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences and Google will tell you what demographic they think you fall into, based on the tracking cookies they've previously set in your browser.

Awesome. I just opt'd out.
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