"How is #Mastodon different from other social networks?"
I mention Coke in a toot and then switch to bird site ten minutes later and the very first ad is for... Coke.
I'm using tusky on Android. Surely it's not @Tusky so it must be the keyboard?
Google's genius ai has figured out I am interested in mountain bikes so it shows me this article from 2017. 🤦♂️ #artificialidiocy
Google does "helpful" word association with your search queries.
And like many AI-type things, sometimes it's useful, and sometimes it's just stupid and annoying.
Here is a search for "Express js performance measurement". First five results are not about Express at all. 😖
Compare with DuckDuckGo in the second image.
Oh come on. how could i resist? https://social.tchncs.de/media/BnLMQ0jNrxIjmqa9IqM
DO loops are so 1950s!
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