Oculus’ in particular is an incredible example of a company being so transparently focused on its own horrible data collection priorities that it can’t even get the fundamentals down, it’s much more invested in showing you “trends” and “friend activity” than your own
@ticky Pocket is very much of a similar vein.
I'm using it to organise content I've found of interest to me.
I'm NOT using it to have Additional Random Crap of No Fucking Interest Whatsover spammed at me.
But what it does is 1) prevent me from revisiting or searching the content I've already identified as being of interest whilst 2) spamming me with Additional Random Crap of No Fucking Interest Whatsover.
App devs / Product Managers ARE NOT YOUR FRIENDS.