Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 24th Oct 2013 16:02 UTC, submitted by bowkota

Google back in 2005:

There will be no banner ads on the Google homepage or web search results pages.

Google today:

The company confirmed to the Guardian that it is testing a system with about 30 advertisers in the US in which it shows banner ads for companies including SouthWest Airlines on pages which include them in web search results.

And people wonder why I have zero trust in companies.

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RE[2]: Dunno which one is worse
by lucas_maximus on Thu 24th Oct 2013 21:27 UTC in reply to "RE: Dunno which one is worse"
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The videos are blocked by adblock effectively.

However teh developer of adblock will add an whitelist of ads ... because he had to make a living.

I've donated to him, but I don't think it is sustainable for him.

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