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Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android 108 comments
Editor-in-Chief of the Next Web: Adblockers Are Immoral 616 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
Shooting Yourself In the Foot, 21st Century Style 172 comments
Is Too Soulless To Make an Impact? 384 comments
Firefox Will Soon Block Third-Party Cookies 369 comments
CAPTCHA Using Ad-Based Verification 174 comments
Ask Slashdot: I Just Need... Marketing? 212 comments
MS Targets Google With Another Smear Campaign 513 comments
Racism In Online Ad Targeting 474 comments
60M Euro Smooths Relations Between Google and French Publishers 61 comments
Press, Bloggers Fall For iPhone Cup Holder 'Joke' 98 comments
The Atlantic's Scientology Advertorial 213 comments
French ISP Blocking Web Ads By Default 317 comments
Empty Times Square Building Generates $23 Million a Year From Digital Ads 227 comments
Rivalry Building Between Amazon and Google 97 comments
How Much Are You Worth To an Online Lead-Gen Site? 83 comments
Instagram Wants To Sell Users' Photos Without Notice 313 comments
Ban On Loud TV Commercials Takes Effect Today 383 comments
How Websites Know Your Email Address the First Time You Visit 184 comments
Washington Post To Go Paywall, Along With Buffett-Owned Local Papers 163 comments
Advertising May Soon Follow You From One Device To the Next 132 comments
FTC Bars Ad Firm From Snooping Browser History 21 comments
Verizon Patents Eavesdropping Using Your TV For Ad Targeting 181 comments
Ad Blocking – a Coming Legal Battleground? 686 comments
AdTrap Aims To Block All Internet Advertising In Hardware 295 comments
Mark Cuban: Facebook Is Driving Away Brands — Starting With Mine 299 comments
Apple Stops Hiding Samsung Apology On Its UK Site 189 comments
Microsoft's Hidden Windows 8 Feature: Ads 635 comments
Apple Hides Samsung Apology So It Can't Be Seen Without Scrolling 743 comments
UK Court of Appeal Reprimands Apple Over Mandated Samsung Statement 241 comments
EFF Wants Ubuntu To Disable Online Search By Default 124 comments
What an Anti-Google Antitrust Case By the FTC May Look Like 167 comments
Google Threatens French Media Ban 419 comments
In UK, Apple Must Run Ad Apologizing to Samsung 190 comments
An Overview of the Do Not Track Debate 108 comments
Facebook Tests 'Want' Button To Hoard User Data, Save Its Stock Price 98 comments
Can Google Base Ads On E-mails Sent To Gmail Accounts? 171 comments
Television Network Embeds Android Device In Magazine Ads 115 comments
Advertisers Blast Microsoft Over IE Default Privacy Settings 558 comments
Google Blocks Author's Ads For Offering Torrent Of His Own Book 130 comments
Privacy Watchdogs Want Facebook, Datalogix Deal Probed 8 comments
Advertisers Never Intended To Honor DNT 308 comments
Ubuntu Will Now Have Amazon Ads Pre-Installed 646 comments
The Case For Targeted Ads 290 comments
Chrome To Get 'Do Not Track' 111 comments
No Opt-Out For Ads On New Kindle Fires 383 comments
Nokia Apologizes For Misleading Lumia 920 Ad 233 comments
Inside the Business of Online Reviews For Hire 121 comments
Microsoft Unveils First New Company Logo In 25 Years 378 comments
Ask Slashdot: To AdBlock Or Not To AdBlock? 716 comments
Judge Rejects Settlement In Facebook Sponsored Stories Case 47 comments
The Olympic Live Stream: Observations, Recommendations, Predictions 82 comments
BitTorrent Tries To Appease Users By Making Torrent Ads Optional 215 comments
uTorrent Adds "Featured Torrents" Ads — With No Opt Out (Yet) 399 comments
Telco Company Claims Freedom of Speech Includes Misleading Ads 244 comments
The Underground Economy of Social Networks 84 comments
Australian Agency Rules Facebook Pages Responsible For Comments 141 comments
Critics Blast Apple's Cheesy New Ad Campaign 244 comments
The Decline of Google's (and Everybody's) Ad Business 313 comments
Australian Sex Party May Sue Google Over Ad Refusal 183 comments
It Costs $450 In Marketing To Make Someone Buy a $49 Nokia Lumia 363 comments
Facebook "Like" System Devalued By Fake Users 99 comments
The Ugly, Profitable Details About Xbox Live Advertising 204 comments
Google Proposes Fighting Piracy By Blocking Ad Money 202 comments
Microsoft Writes Off $6.2 Billion From aQuantive Acquisition 115 comments
Targeted TV Ads: Silver Bullet Or Privacy Nightmare? 96 comments
Facebook Settles 'Sponsored Stories' Suit For $10M To Charity 34 comments
Skype To Feature Giant Ads 178 comments
Drug Company Disguised Advertising As Science 172 comments
The Billions In Mobile Ad Money Nobody Can Grab 203 comments
Kinect: You Are the Controlled 156 comments
In Australia, Apple Fined $2.5 Million For '4G' Advertising Claims 154 comments
Dark Days Ahead For Facebook and Google? 215 comments
Fox Sues Dish Over "Auto Hop" Ad-Skipping Feature 578 comments
The Price of Military Tech Assistance In Movies 212 comments
EU Offers Google Chance To Settle Prior To Anti-Trust Enquiry 119 comments
General Motors: "Facebook Ads Aren't Worth It" 400 comments
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