Fun with Gmail

Earlier today I sent an email mentioning Yahoo Labs to someone at their Gmail account. They wrote back just now saying that Gmail had read the piece and run what it thought were the correct ads alongside:

“you writing “Labs” brought up google ads for German Shepherds…  now that’s target marketing.”


  1. Obviously Google knew better than I did that I wasn’t really discussing laptop computers but motorhomes.
    Come to think of it I could use a motorhome…