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    I wish YouTube didn't have to "recommend" videos it thinks I might enjoy... there's no option to turn the recommendations off either... this could lead to embarrassing moments... I was listening to some 60s surf rock and noticed these two videos in my suggestions.



    What the hay?! I have no idea how those got there... that **** could be embarrassing in the wrong situation.

    Anyone else hate this type of "targeted" stuff?
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    I wish YouTube didn't have to "recommend" videos it thinks I might enjoy... there's no option to turn the recommendations off either... this could lead to embarrassing moments... I was listening to some 60s surf rock and noticed these two videos in my suggestions.



    What the hay?! I have no idea how those got there... that **** could be embarrassing in the wrong situation.

    Anyone else hate this type of "targeted" stuff?
    I know what you mean. :ninja: :mmm: What you want to do is to clear your YouTube cookies after using it. That'll leave YouTube without information on your previous browsing history and no recommendations will show up. :yep:
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    Nothing wrong with being homosexual hun, stop denying who you are.
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    It's not that annoying get over it... If it's really bothering you delete your history and cookies or subscribe to stuff you like and you won't get random recommendations

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    Sometimes I don't mind recommended videos as it gives me an idea of what to listen to. But then you get some stinkers and ohhh, it gets quite embarrassing.
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    Oh God damn, are you a Brony?



    You guys are the flu of the internet.
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    I haven't had too many dodgy Youtube recommendations yet...

    ...but I get quite annoyed by adverts sometimes (I don't use Adblockers because I actually quite like seeing relevant ads), especially when offering me the chance to "meet up with fit singles in your local area, only 5 minutes away". They annoy me, especially when I try to show my family or whatever something, and one of them pops up.

    But what confuses me more is that I also get adverts to meet Christian singles and Muslim singles. I may or may not be religious, but I am unlikely to be both
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    I'm more worried about the new adverts that drown out the sound of the video/song your watching/listening to. **** adverts.
 
 
 
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