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They released a short clip to help people understand what goes on when they search using the most popular search engine (without naming it): google.

Quick summary if you are in a hurry:

  • The ranger addresses the data subject by his first name - Arnaud -, reminds him he is 27, and has been in a partnership with Marie for the last 3 years.
  • He then talks to the data subject about his favourite pizza.
  • Tells him someone he met on a dating site will be at this location in 48 seconds
  • As the data sbject feels uncomfortable and leaves, the ranger gives him guidance to keep on track with his usual journey and suggest dicounts on bikes he viewed on-line.