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Google Chrome Launches Their Default Ad-Blocker

Google Chrome Ad Blocker Adverts on the internet can be a tricky subject. Many, be it websites, social media sites or video hosting channels require advert revenue to survive. ...

February 15, 2018 at 5:16 pm by
facebook

Facebook to Bypass Ad-Blockers

Numerous news sites have declared war on ad-blocking software this year – the likes of Forbes, New York Times, and Wired have already instituted a policy of withholding ...

August 9, 2016 at 8:00 pm by
Mobile

Mobile Ad Blocking Increased by 90 Percent Last Year

Mobile devices have quickly become an essential component of daily life and we rely on them to organise business meetings, speak to friends and even enjoy addictive games on ...

May 31, 2016 at 4:40 pm by

Ad-Blocker Blocking Websites Could be in Legal Trouble

Under European law, websites that block users from accessing their content if they are using ad-blocking software may be illegal. This news has come to light courtesy of ...

April 24, 2016 at 1:00 pm by
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Publishers Issue a C&D Letter for Brave’s Ad-Blocking Browser

Ad blocking is causing some controversy once again it seems, this time thanks to Brave’s ad-blocking browser. Just in case you’re not familiar with this browser, ...

April 9, 2016 at 1:31 pm by
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Microsoft’s Edge Browser to Feature Ad Blocking

Microsoft is actively trying to make Edge a better browser with each update, and it looks like the next major improvement for this admittedly quick browser concerns ad ...

April 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm by

Opera Browser Adds Native Ad-Blocking

While internet browser Opera isn’t quite the technical powerhouse it used to be, the Norwegian company has announced that it is adding native ad-blocking to the software. ...

March 10, 2016 at 4:14 pm by
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UK Culture Secretary Compares Ad Blocking to Music Piracy

Ad blocking plugins have become a topic which polarized opinions and causes some friction between content creators and their readership. Websites like eTeknix rely on ...

March 2, 2016 at 7:11 pm by
O2

O2 CEO Says Mobile Ad Blocking “Isn’t The Answer”

A few days ago, mobile giant Three, announced plans to block adverts on a network level and provide a more enjoyable user-experience. It’s important to remember that ...

February 23, 2016 at 7:26 pm by

Edward Snowden Explains Why he Supports Ad-Blockers

Edward Snowden, the whistleblower-turned-press freedom advocate exiled in Russia after leaking NSA documents that demonstrated the terrifying scope of its mass surveillance ...

November 15, 2015 at 7:07 pm by

Man Trying to Smash “All the Ad Blockers” After Google Loses $6.6 Billion in Advertising

Google has lost $6.6 billion in advertising revenue due to third-party ad-blocking software, such as AdBlock Plus. In an effort to tackle the problem and help companies like ...

June 19, 2015 at 1:58 am by

AdBlock Plus Ruled Legal by German Court

Despite being the life-blood of many websites, some internet users understandably find online ads annoying, especially when they are intrusive and impair their ability to ...

April 23, 2015 at 4:58 am by

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