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UK Mobile Operator Could Block Ads At Network Level 102 comments
Yahoo Denies Ad-blocking Users Access To Email 314 comments
Axel Springer Goes After iOS 9 Ad Blockers In New Legal Battlle 217 comments
AMA Calls For Ban On Direct-To-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs 305 comments
Snowden Says It's Your Duty To Use an Ad Blocker (for Security) 342 comments
Ad Networks Using Inaudible Sound To Link Phones, Tablets and Other Devices 223 comments
TV Networks Cutting Back On Commercials 242 comments
Viewing Data Harvested From Smart TVs Used To Push Ads To Other Screens? 148 comments
TV Networks Open Neuroscience Labs To Improve Their Shows and Ads 109 comments
Carriers Selling Your Data: a $24 Billion Business 125 comments
NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds 56 comments
Judge: School's Facebook Post is a Campaign Contribution 86 comments
Google Wants Online Ad Improvement Within Months, Not Years 227 comments
"YouTube Red" Offers Premium YouTube For $9.99 a Month, $12.99 For iOS Users 236 comments
Sprint Will Start Throttling Customers Who Exceed 23GB Monthly 153 comments
Deja Vu: Microsoft's 2015 Surface Book Ad and Apple's 2014 'Your Verse' iPad Ad 71 comments
In Battle With Ad Blockers, Ad Industry Fesses Up To Alienating Users 398 comments
Why Paywalls Need To Be So Fragile 98 comments
Microsoft Now Uses Windows 10's Start Menu To Display Ads 578 comments
German Publisher Axel Springer Bans Adblocking Users From Bild Website 474 comments
Apple Approves, Then Removes In-App Ad Blocker 85 comments
Verizon Is Merging Its Cellphone Tracking Supercookie with AOL's Ad Tracking Network 100 comments
TiVo's Latest Offering Detects and Skips Ads, Adds 4K Capability 85 comments
Google Lets Advertisers Target By (Anonymized) Customer Data 58 comments
Chrome AdBlock Joining Acceptable Ads Program (And Sold To Anonymous Company) 352 comments
Motorola Marketed the Moto E 2015 On Promise of Updates, Stops After 219 Days 123 comments
Xiaomi Investigated For Using Superlatives In Advertising, Now Illegal In China 109 comments
The Real Cost of Mobile Ads 117 comments
AdBlock Plus To Introduce Independent Board To Oversee Acceptable Ads Program 263 comments
Apple, Microsoft Tout Their Privacy Policies To Get Positive PR 103 comments
Targeting Tools Help Personalize TV Advertising 60 comments
Advertisers Already Using New iPhone Text Message Exploit 111 comments
iOS Ad Blocker "Crystal" Will Let Companies Pay To Show You Ads 229 comments
Mozilla Fixed a 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory 410 comments
AdBlock Plus Defends Ad Blocking, Applauds Marco Arment 351 comments
AVG Proudly Announces It Will Sell Your Browsing History To Online Advertisers 229 comments
Creator of Top iOS Ad Blocker Pulls App After Two Days 236 comments
One Day After iOS 9's Launch, Ad Blockers Top Apple's App Store 241 comments
DNA-Based Advertising Redefines Commercial "Ad-Targeting" 31 comments
Adblock Plus Returns To Android and Arrives On iPhone For First Time 102 comments
YouTube Reportedly Bypassing Ad Blockers On Google Chrome 296 comments
Chrome 45 Launches, Automatically Pauses Less Important Flash Content, Like Ads 92 comments
Inside the Booming, Unhinged, and Dangerous Malvertising Menace 259 comments
Why Google Wants To Sell You a Wi-Fi Router 198 comments
Amazon To Stop Accepting Flash Ads 221 comments
New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements 36 comments
Google's Project Sunroof Tells You How Well Solar Would Work On Your Roof 105 comments
Will Ad Blockers Kill the Digital Media Industry? 519 comments
Study: Ad Blocker Use Jumps 41 Percent 528 comments
Hackers Exploit Adobe Flash Vulnerability In Yahoo Ads 77 comments
Advertising Companies Accused of Deliberately Slowing Page-load Times For Profit 394 comments
Google Studies How Bad Interstitials Are On Mobile 259 comments
Smartphone Apps Fraudulently Collecting Revenue From Invisible Ads 129 comments
New Facebook Video Controls Let You Limit Viewing By Gender and Age 90 comments
FTC Accuses LifeLock of False Advertising Again 54 comments
Class Action Filed Against Sling Media 112 comments
Is Advertising Morally Justifiable? The Importance of Protecting Our Attention 351 comments
Twitter Yanks Ads UK Activists Say Could Trigger Seizures 63 comments
Adblock Plus Reduces University's Network Traffic By 25 Percent 327 comments
Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google 233 comments
Microsoft To Sell Bing Maps, Advertising Sections 61 comments
Avira Wins Case Upholding Its Right To Block Adware 64 comments
How Television Is Fighting Off the Internet 194 comments
Google Will Reduce Accidental Mobile Ad Clicks, With Mandatory Borders and More 70 comments
SourceForge Suspends Independent Project Mirroring 124 comments
Adblock Plus Can Now Be Rolled Out To Every Single Employee In a Company 127 comments
iOS 9 To Have Ad Blocking Capabilities 161 comments
Microsoft Research Paper Considers Serving Web-ads From Localhost 231 comments
SourceForge Responds To nmap Maintainer's Claims 172 comments
Chrome Beta Now Automatically Pauses Less Important Flash Content 98 comments
Netflix Is Experimenting With Advertising 318 comments
SourceForge and GIMP [Updated] 384 comments
Billboard Advertising Banned Products In Russia Hides If It Recognizes Cops 86 comments
Adblock Plus Victorious Again In Court 321 comments
Ads Based On Browsing History Are Coming To All Firefox Users 531 comments
Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android 111 comments
Editor-in-Chief of the Next Web: Adblockers Are Immoral 618 comments
European Telecoms May Block Mobile Ads, Spelling Trouble For Google 198 comments
Researchers Detect Android Apps That Connect to User Tracking and Ad Sites 74 comments
Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly 51 comments
How Google Searches Are Promoting Genocide Denial 216 comments
German Court Rules Adblock Plus Is Legal 286 comments
Google To Offer Ad-Free YouTube - At a Price 358 comments
Privacy Commissioner of Canada Rules Bell's Targeted Ad Program Violates the Law 39 comments
Consumer Groups Bemoan Google's "Deceptive" Ads for Kids In FTC Complaint 92 comments
Microsoft To Stop Enabling 'Do Not Track' By Default 64 comments
Report: Facebook Tracks Visitors Who Have Opted Out, Violating EU Law 40 comments
How Malvertising Abuses Real-Time Bidding On Ad Networks 113 comments
NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"? 79 comments
FAA Says Ad-Bearing YouTube Drone Videos Constitute "Commercial Use" 239 comments
That U2 Apple Stunt Wasn't the Disaster You Might Think It Was 201 comments
Google Reverses Stance, Allows Porn On Blogger After Backlash 102 comments
Google Now Automatically Converts Flash Ads To HTML5 188 comments
Nvidia Faces Suit Over GTX970 Performance Claims 161 comments
Lenovo Allegedly Installing "Superfish" Proxy Adware On New Computers 248 comments
AT&T To Match Google Fiber In Kansas City, Charge More If You Want Privacy 227 comments
Samsung Smart TVs Injected Ads Into Streamed Video 370 comments
Ask Slashdot: Gaining Control of My Mobile Browser? 223 comments
Google, Amazon, Microsoft Reportedly Paid AdBlock Plus To Unblock 619 comments
Test Shows Big Data Text Analysis Inconsistent, Inaccurate 60 comments
Fixing Verizon's Supercookie 111 comments Sends Personal Data To Over a Dozen Tracking Websites 204 comments
Micromax Remotely Installing Unwanted Apps and Showing Ads 50 comments
Google Finally Quashes Month-Old Malvertising Campaign 56 comments
Ad Company Using Verizon Tracking Header To Recreate Deleted Cookies 70 comments
Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right? 121 comments
Bitcoin Gets Its First TV Ads 127 comments
Lizard Squad: Xbox Live, PSN Attacks Were a 'Marketing Scheme' For DDoS Service 139 comments
Fraud Bots Cost Advertisers $6 Billion 190 comments
AdNauseam Browser Extension Quietly Clicks On Blocked Ads 285 comments
French Publishers Prepare Lawsuit Against Adblock Plus 699 comments
A Mismatch Between Wikimedia's Pledge Drive and Its Cash On Hand? 274 comments
Google Launches Service To Replace Web Ads With Subscriptions 319 comments
Apple Swaps "Get" Button For "Free" To Avoid Confusion Over In-App Purchases 103 comments
AT&T Stops Using 'Super Cookies' To Track Cellphone Data 60 comments
Overbilled Customer Sues Time Warner Cable For False Advertising 223 comments
How YouTube Music Key Will Redefine What We Consider Music 105 comments
EFF Hints At Lawsuit Against Verizon For Its Stealth Cookies 81 comments
Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features 116 comments
Why the Time Is Always Set To 9:41 In Apple Ads 109 comments
A Mixed Review For CBS's "All Access" Online Video Streaming 85 comments
Verizon Injects Unique IDs Into HTTP Traffic 206 comments
We Need Distributed Social Networks More Than Ello 269 comments
Ello Formally Promises To Remain Ad-Free, Raises $5.5M 167 comments
NPR: '80s Ads Are Responsible For the Lack of Women Coders 786 comments
Google Changes 'To Fight Piracy' By Highlighting Legal Sites 160 comments
Snapchat Will Introduce Ads, Attempt To Keep Them Other Than Creepy 131 comments
Why Do Contextual Ads Fail? 249 comments
Intel Drops Gamasutra Sponsorship Over Controversial Editorials 724 comments
Facebook's Atlas: the Platform For Advertisers To Track Your Movements 92 comments
Google's Doubleclick Ad Servers Exposed Millions of Computers To Malware 226 comments
European Commission Reopens Google Antitrust Investigation 96 comments
Comcast Using JavaScript Injection To Serve Ads On Public Wi-Fi Hotspots 230 comments
Mozilla Rolls Out Sponsored Tiles To Firefox Nightly's New Tab Page 171 comments
Sources Say Amazon Will Soon Be Targeting Ads, a la Google AdWords 83 comments
Study: Ad-Free Internet Would Cost Everyone $230-a-Year 611 comments
Bezos-Owned Washington Post Embeds Amazon Buy-It-Now Buttons Mid-sentence 136 comments
The Man Responsible For Pop-Up Ads On Building a Better Web 135 comments
How Facebook Sold You Krill Oil 114 comments
Which Is Better, Adblock Or Adblock Plus? 436 comments
Nasty Business: How To Drain Competitors' Google AdWords Budgets 97 comments
A New Form of Online Tracking: Canvas Fingerprinting 194 comments
Dealing With 'Advertising Pollution' 418 comments
Google To Stop Describing Games With In-App Purchases As 'Free' 139 comments
The Bursting Social Media Advertising Bubble 254 comments
Facebook Lets Users Opt Out of Targeted Ads 97 comments
After Trademark Dispute, Mexican Carriers Can No Longer Use iPhone Name In Ads 53 comments
Nintendo To Split Ad Revenue With Streaming Gamers 110 comments
5 Years Later, 'Do Not Track' System Ineffective 254 comments
Google Foresees Ads On Your Refrigerator, Thermostat, and Glasses 355 comments
Malvertising Up By Over 200% 174 comments
Google Halts Gmail Scanning for Education Apps Users 67 comments
Verizon's Plan To Snoop On Its Customers 85 comments
Google Aids Scientology-Linked Group CCHR With Pay-Per-Click Ads 186 comments
Why No One Trusts Facebook To Power the Future 218 comments
Microsoft's Security Products Will Block Adware By Default Starting On July 1 177 comments
Ad Tracking: Is Anything Being Done? 303 comments
Google Blurring Distinction Between Ads and Organic Search Results 187 comments
The Facebook Ads Teens Aren't Supposed To See 111 comments
Free (Gratis) Version of Windows Could Be a Reality Soon 392 comments
Mozilla To Show Sponsored Links To First-Time Firefox Users 182 comments
Dirty Tricks? Look-Alike Websites Lure Congressional Donors 157 comments
Super Bowl Ads: Worth the Price Or Waste of Time? 347 comments
Pending Apple Patent For 'Inferring User Mood' 79 comments
Rovio Denies Knowledge of NSA Access, Angry Birds Website Defaced Anyway 71 comments
Adware Vendors Buying Chrome Extensions, Injecting Ads 194 comments
Ask Slashdot: Are AdBlock's Days Numbered? 731 comments
Yahoo Advertising Serves Up Malware For Thousands 184 comments
ABC Kills Next-Day Streaming For Non-Subscribers 169 comments
How the Dark Lord of the Internet Made His Fortunes 60 comments
Italy Approves 'Google Tax' On Internet Companies 236 comments
Google Makes It Harder For Marketers To Collect User Data 195 comments
A Year After Ban On Loud TV Commercials: Has It Worked? 288 comments
High-Frequency Trading For Your Private Data 75 comments
Twitter Will Track Your Browsing To Sell Ads 120 comments
Facebook Patents Inferring Income of Users 129 comments
SourceForge Appeals To Readers For Help Nixing Bad Ad Actors 198 comments
Google Starts Tracking Retail Store Visits On Android and iOS 157 comments
The NSA Is Looking For a Few Good Geeks 388 comments
GIMP, Citing Ad Policies, Moves to FTP Rather Than SourceForge Downloads 336 comments
Facebook Testing Screen-Tracking Software For Users 115 comments
Google Testing Banner Ads On Select Search Results 185 comments
Bell Canada To Collect User Data For Advertising 127 comments
When Opting Out of Ad Tracking Doesn't Opt You Out 193 comments
Grocery Store "Smart Shelves" Will Identify Customers, Show Targeted Ads 274 comments
NY Comic Con Takes Over Attendees' Twitter Accounts To Praise Itself 150 comments
Google ToS Change Means Your Photo Could Go In Ads 136 comments
More From Don Marti About Why Targeted Ads are Bad (Video 2 of 2) 53 comments
Longtime Linux Advocate Don Marti Tells Why Targeted Ads are Bad (Video 1 of 2) 187 comments
No FiOS In Boston? We'll Make an Ad Anyway 202 comments
Microsoft Exec Says Xbox One Kinect Is Not Built For Advertising 75 comments
Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports To TV Networks 45 comments
Facebook Launches Advanced AI Effort To Find Meaning In Your Posts 125 comments
Google May Replace Cookies With Unique AdIDs 147 comments
Tumblr Follows Instagram - Reveals Plan For More Ads 75 comments
Raspberry Pi As an Ad Blocking Access Point 82 comments
Instagram Rolls Out Plan For In-Feed Advertisments 60 comments
Angry Customer Buys Promoted Tweets To Bash British Airways 286 comments
Facebook To Overhaul Data Use Policy 216 comments
Google Patents "Scroogling" 135 comments
The Next Frontier of Consumer Exploitation By Corporations 166 comments
Obama, Romney Data Scientists Strike Out On Their Own 120 comments
IAB Urges People To Stop "Mozilla From Hijacking the Internet" 499 comments
Londoners Tracked By Advertising Firm's Trash Cans 189 comments
Backdoor Found In OpenX Ad Platform 43 comments
Samsung Offered StackOverflow Users $500 For "Organic" Publicity 146 comments
Fearful of Reader Reaction, Facebook Delays Video Ads 120 comments
Ad Networks Lay Path To Million-Strong Browser Botnet 105 comments
Consumer Rights Groups Take Issue With NTIA Code of Conduct For Mobile Apps 31 comments
Retail Stores Plan Elaborate Ways To Track You 195 comments
Mozilla Labs Experiment Distills Your History Into Interests 158 comments
Zuckerberg: Ads On Instagram "When the Right Time Comes" 51 comments
Strict New Anti-Spam Regulations In Canada 101 comments
W3C Rejects Ad Industry's Do-Not-Track Proposal 162 comments
How To Stop AT&T From Selling Your Private Data To Advertisers 88 comments
Microsoft Integrating Xbox One Advertising With Kinect To Profile Users For Ads 300 comments
Sky Deutschland Considering Using Bone Conduction To Force Ads On Train Riders 205 comments
Student Project Could Kill Digital Ad Targeting 177 comments
State Dept. Bureau Spent $630k On Facebook 'Likes' 99 comments
Microsoft To Add Ads To Smart Search 169 comments
Google's Blogger To Delete All 'Adult' Blogs That Have Ads 192 comments
FTC Demands Search Engines Separate Paid Advertisements From Search Results 230 comments
Microsoft Pushing Bing For Search In Schools, With Ad-Removal Hook 158 comments
Firefox Advances Do-Not-Track Technology 148 comments
Data Miners Liken Obama Voters To Caesars Gamblers 166 comments
QANTAS Wants To Monitor Frequent Flyers' Home Internet 163 comments
Stanford, Mozilla, Opera Launch Web Privacy Initiative 65 comments
Google's View On the Whac-a-Mole of Blocking Pirate Sites 182 comments
Why Google's Display Ad Business Drew FTC Antitrust Probe 50 comments
Twitter's New Money-Making Plan: Lead Generation 82 comments
Nintendo Hijacks Ad Revenue From Fan-Created YouTube Playthroughs 297 comments
Microsoft YouTube App Strips Ads; Adds Download 381 comments
Facebook To Introduce Video Ads 180 comments
Ask Slashdot: What's Your Company's Marketing-to-Engineering Ratio? 202 comments
Even the Ad Industry Doesn't Know Who's Tracking You 98 comments
Windows Store In-App Ad Revenue Plummets 196 comments
Microsoft Ad Campaign Puts a Hotspot Inside a Magazine 194 comments
Startup Founder Plays Tech Press Like a Fiddle 135 comments
Millennials Willing To Share Personal Data — For a Price 88 comments
Android Users Get Scammed With In-App Antivirus Ads 82 comments
Google Forbids Advertising On Glass 274 comments
Weirdest DLC Sponsorship Ever: SimCity, Brought To You By Crest 128 comments
Samsung Accused of Paying For Negative HTC Reviews 112 comments
UK Gov To Investigate 'Aggressive' In-app Purchases 152 comments
California Law Would Require Companies To Disclose All Consumer Data Collected 119 comments
Google Glass and Surveillance Culture 318 comments
European Carriers Complain To EU About Anti-Competitive Contracts With Apple 146 comments
Google Removing Ad-Blockers From Play 337 comments
Game Site Wonders 'What Next?' When 50% of Users Block Ads 978 comments
Mass. Bill Would Put Privacy Squeeze on Cloud Apps For Schools 95 comments
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