It Explains A Lot
As long as there are people willing to give away their data for the taste of a cookie (or selfie with one), I will no longer wonder how some apps and social media platforms continue to attract users regardless of their privacy stands – or even ethics.
Maybe, you wonder if there really are some people who don’t care about their data or who they give it away to.
This link should help you wonder no more:
How Much of Your Data Would You Trade for a Free Cookie? – ProPublica
Enjoy your cookies folks, but please stop wondering why companies seem so successful in monetizing our data – we let them and there are those who are more than willing to let them.