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Comment Re:host blocking (Score 2, Informative) 206 206

Here's more:
127.0.0.1 hitbox.com
127.0.0.1 imiclk.com
127.0.0.1 imrworldwide.com
127.0.0.1 optimize.indieclick.com
127.0.0.1 insightexpressai.com
127.0.0.1 invitemedia.com
127.0.0.1 i.ixnp.com
127.0.0.1 kona.kontera.com
127.0.0.1 media6degrees.com
127.0.0.1 mediaplex.com
127.0.0.1 a.netmng.com
127.0.0.1 overture.com
127.0.0.1 pointroll.com
127.0.0.1 pubmatic.com
127.0.0.1 questionmarket.com
127.0.0.1 quantserv.com
127.0.0.1 edge.quantserv.com
127.0.0.1 pixel.quantserv.com
127.0.0.1 revsci.net
127.0.0.1 tap-cdn.rubiconproject.com
127.0.0.1 rubiconproject.com
127.0.0.1 b.scorecardresearch.com
127.0.0.1 scorecardresearch.com
127.0.0.1 serving-sys.com
127.0.0.1 sitemeter.com
127.0.0.1 specificclick.net
127.0.0.1 specificmedia.com
127.0.0.1 statcounter.com
127.0.0.1 tacoda.net
127.0.0.1 trafficmp.com
127.0.0.1 tribalfusion.com
127.0.0.1 w1.tcr62.tynt.com
127.0.0.1 w1.tcr70.tynt.com
127.0.0.1 w1.tcr112.tynt.com
127.0.0.1 undertone.com
127.0.0.1 ads.undertone.com
127.0.0.1 voicefive.com
127.0.0.1 ox-ads.widgetbucks.com
127.0.0.1 wa.marketingsolutions.yahoo.com
127.0.0.1 yieldbuild.com
127.0.0.1 open.ad.yieldmanager.net
127.0.0.1 ad.yieldmanager.com
127.0.0.1 e.yieldmanager.net
127.0.0.1 zedo.com

Comment Re:host blocking (Score 2, Informative) 206 206

Don't just stop at Google. Add the following to your hosts (e.g., /etc/hosts) file to stymie all sorts of mysterious 3rd-party tracking and advertising services:

127.0.0.1 207.net
127.0.0.1 2o7.net
127.0.0.1 247realmedia.com
127.0.0.1 33across.com
127.0.0.1 3dstats.com
127.0.0.1 abmr.net
127.0.0.1 adbrite.com
127.0.0.1 adbuyer.com
127.0.0.1 ads.addesktop.com
127.0.0.1 addthis.com
127.0.0.1 adn.fusionads.net
127.0.0.1 adnxs.com
127.0.0.1 adparlor.com
127.0.0.1 adrevolver.com
127.0.0.1 media.adrevolver.com
127.0.0.1 adsonar.com
127.0.0.1 atdmt.com
127.0.0.1 amgdgt.com
127.0.0.1 adserver.adtechus.com
127.0.0.1 advertising.com
127.0.0.1 uac.advertising.com
127.0.0.1 afy11.net
127.0.0.1 aggregateknowledge.com
127.0.0.1 bluelithium.com
127.0.0.1 ads.bluelithium.com
127.0.0.1 bluekai.com
127.0.0.1 burstnet.com
127.0.0.1 casalemedia.com
127.0.0.1 ping.chartbeat.net
127.0.0.1 clearspring.com
127.0.0.1 a.clickclicknetwork.com
127.0.0.1 a.collective-media.net
127.0.0.1 collective-media.net
127.0.0.1 contextweb.com
127.0.0.1 data.coremetrics.com
127.0.0.1 crwdcntrl.net
127.0.0.1 doubleclick.net
127.0.0.1 ad.doubleclick.net
127.0.0.1 n4403ad.doubleclick.net
127.0.0.1 pubads.g.doubleclick.net
127.0.0.1 dotomi.com
127.0.0.1 eyewonder.com
127.0.0.1 fastclick.net
127.0.0.1 www-google-analytics.l.google.com
127.0.0.1 video-stats.video.google.com
127.0.0.1 google-analytics.com
127.0.0.1 ssl.google-analytics.com
127.0.0.1 www.google-analytics.com
127.0.0.1 googleadservices.com
127.0.0.1 partner.googleadservices.com
127.0.0.1 wintricksbanner.googlepages.com
127.0.0.1 googlesyndication.com
127.0.0.1 pagead2.googlesyndication.com

Comment They should check the Southern Hemisphere data too (Score 1) 276 276

It would be interesting to see the corresponding data from developed Southern Hemisphere nations (e.g., Australia, New Zealand, Argentina). Are underachieving children in such countries more likely to have been born in June-August (the cold months) or in January-March (the same as in the US)? And how does the education level of the mothers correlate with this?

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