Now my smartphone gets stupid calls
If I check out a website online, two minutes later they're putting ads all over my browsing windows.
If I am late with a library book, I get an email.
If I buy certain products, I'm sent vouchers offering me money off those products next time I shop.
Everything I do and look at and browse is monitored by smart computers.
So why is it that I've had over a dozen phone calls in the past fortnight (three in one afternoon) from my mobile phone provider and from the chain where I bought my last phone, telling me I'm due an upgrade, even though each time I've told them I WILL do something about it and requested that they make a note on my file to stop calling me? How come they can't monitor THAT request?
"Would you like an upgrade?" "Would you like an upgrade?" Yes, I would like an upgrade. To being left in peace.