What is the difference between Spyware and Adware?

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Spyware is a program that monitors or spies on what computer users do on their computers. They then send the information that is gathered over the internet back to companies. The companies then bombard computers with advertisements.

Adware is a program that monitors or spies on what computer users do on their computers. They then automatically install advertisements onto the computer. ...