Yahoo wants to spy on you by using 'smart' billboards
Yahoo has filed a patent for a camera-equipped 'smart' billboard - meaning the company could personalise adverts across the globe.
The company wants the advertising to monitor the people that pass by, meaning Yahoo can tailor their billboards to show things they believe will be most relevant to said member of the public.
According to reports, the tech giant will use a combination of sensors, including microphones and cameras located either on the billboard.
Some reports suggest the billboards could alternatively use drones nearby, allowing them to watch and listen to people to help get a... read more
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