LPT: don’t forget to clear your browser after purchasing Christmas gifts

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You could also do your shopping from an incognito window. It means you don’t have to clear out your cache.


Clearing your browser history wouldn’t have fixed that. Weren’t you on a different device?


Use a script/content blocker like uBlock Origin, NoScript, or uMatrix to stop ad networks and trackers from loading. Then they won’t know in the first place. If you’re on Android, get Firefox. It has supports many/all of the same extensions as the desktop version (the UI for interacting with extensions gets a bit clunky on mobile, but it *works*).


Taps head: Don’t buy any gifts…no need to clear browser history!