Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Aug 2010 14:02 UTC
Internet & Networking We're still in the slow news period, so let's talk about something we discussed before: blocking advertisements on websites. Up until, well, today, I didn't block ads - not because of some ethical objection or whatever, but simply because I couldn't be bothered to setup AdBlock. Today, after taking a closer look at some of the websites I frequent, I decided to take the plunge and install AdBlock on all my machines. The following set of screenshots should pretty much explain why.
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Funny you say that...
by apoclypse on Wed 18th Aug 2010 23:32 UTC
apoclypse
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2007-02-17

Because on this very site on this very forums their an ad that takes up half the page everytime I mistakenly roll over it. I think you need a mirror. At least Ars ads are out of the way and they have rules about how ads behave on their site. Fix you shit first then talk shit about other sites.

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