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New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code In Banner Pixels 198 comments
No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog 76 comments
EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands 72 comments
Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech 434 comments
Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News 149 comments
Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software 294 comments
Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud' 96 comments
Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category 18 comments
Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads 177 comments
Instagram's New Shoppable Photos Are a Glimpse At Its E-Commerce Future 11 comments
Serious Hacks Possible Through Inaudible Ultrasound 109 comments
'Robocall Strike Force' Proposal Could Stop Caller ID Spoofing 97 comments
Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race 197 comments
More NFL Players Attack Microsoft's $400M Surface Deal With The NFL 236 comments
Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban On Personally Identifiable Web Tracking 155 comments
Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts 99 comments
Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet 95 comments
Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists 131 comments
A Spotify Ad Slipped Malware Onto PCs and Macs 96 comments
FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data 83 comments
12-Year-Old Boy Gets $100K Bill From Google After Confusing Adwords With Adsense 140 comments
4chan Is Running Out of Money and Martin Shkreli Wants To Buy It 254 comments
Blizzard Is Getting Rid of the Battle.net Name 31 comments
Samsung Stops Airing Galaxy Note 7 Commercials, Preps Early Launch of Galaxy S8 86 comments
New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online 49 comments
ClixSense Suffers Massive Data Breach, 6.6 Million Users Compromised 16 comments
Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report 177 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services? 212 comments
Richard Stallman: Online Publishers Should Let Readers Pay Anonymously 160 comments
Creators Call Out YouTube For Demonetizing Videos 193 comments
Lawsuit Accuses Warriors' Mobile App of Eavesdropping On Fans -- Even When Not In Use 60 comments
C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index 232 comments
US Unveils Charges Against KickassTorrents, Names Two More Defendants 110 comments
Fake Google Salesmen Are Actually SEO Telemarketers 105 comments
How SSL/TLS Encryption Hides Malware 87 comments
Malware That Fakes Bank Login Screens Found In Google Ads 120 comments
Former CEO of Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Hired To Revive Nokia's Phone Business 88 comments
One Year in Jail For Abusive Silicon Valley CEO 287 comments
Facebook Rolls Out Code To Nullify Adblock Plus' Workaround 426 comments
Man Becomes 'Accidental Millionaire' After Jet.com's Sale To Walmart 43 comments
Suicide Squad Fan Suing Studio For 'False Advertising' Over Lack of Joker Scenes 260 comments
Google: Unwanted Software Is Worse Than Malware 149 comments
Malvertising Campaign Infected Thousands of Users Per Day For More Than a Year 135 comments
Google Tests Ads That Load Faster and Use Less Power 118 comments
Spotify Is Now Selling Your Information To Advertisers 107 comments
McDonald's 'Make Burger History' Site Hijacked With Offensive Burger Ideas 192 comments
China Bans Ad Blocking 126 comments
Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10 126 comments
Ashley Madison Admits It Lured Customers With 70,000 Fake 'Fembots' 92 comments
Google Offers Free 4-Month Play Music Trial Subscription For July 4th 45 comments
ACLU Lawsuit Challenges Computer Fraud and Abuse Act 76 comments
Google's My Activity Reveals How Much It Knows About You 114 comments
You Could Be Paid To Post Snapchat Selfies With Products, Patent Filing Suggests 22 comments
HTML5 Ads Aren't That Safe Compared To Flash, Experts Say 108 comments
Advertiser That Tracked Around 100M Phone Users Without Consent Pays $950,000 31 comments
Interview With A Craigslist Scammer 241 comments
74% of Netflix Subscribers Would Rather Cancel Their Subscription Than See Ads 316 comments
BuzzFeed Ends $1.3M Advertising Deal With RNC Over Donald Trump 403 comments
Supreme Court Rejects Google Appeal In Class Action Dispute From Advertisers 17 comments
Password App Developer Overlooks Security Hole to Preserve Ads 96 comments
Snapchat Secretly Acquires Seene, A Startup That Lets Mobile Users Make 3D Selfies 20 comments
Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray 110 comments
Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women 260 comments
Scott Walker Rents Out Email and Donor Lists To Pay Campaign Debt 113 comments
Amazon "Invades" College Campus With Media Center 59 comments
Google Bans Ads For Payday Loans 134 comments
Sue Googe Uses Google's Font To Run For US Congress 179 comments
Netflix Cuts Out Over 6 Days Of Commercials From Your Life Per Year, Compared To Cable TV 127 comments
Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS 23 comments
Ask Slashdot: Should I Expect Tracking When Subscribing To News Sites? 206 comments
DuckDuckGo Is Giving Away $225,000 To Support Open Source Projects 62 comments
Apple Loses Exclusive Rights To 'iPhone' Trademark For Non-Smartphone Products In China 89 comments
China Probes Baidu Over False Medical Ads After Student Dies 41 comments
In Internet Age, Pirate Radio Arises As Surprising Challenge 157 comments
Uber Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Suits With Drivers Seeking Employee Status 83 comments
Why Movie Trailers Now Begin With Five-Second Ads For Themselves 97 comments
Changes Are Coming To the EU's Cookie Directive, But It's Not Going Away 120 comments
Verizon and Hearst Team Up To Buy Complex Media 22 comments
Badlock Vulnerability Falls Flat Against Hype 21 comments
Uber To Pay Up To $25 Million For Misleading Advertising In California 98 comments
HP's New Logo Is the Awesome One It Never Used 154 comments
Microsoft Trials Outlook Premium For $4 Per Month, With No Ads and Custom Domains 108 comments
Microsoft Denies Edge Is Getting A Native Ad Blocker 62 comments
FCC Proposes New Restrictions On How Broadband Providers Share Data 23 comments
Using Adblock Plus to Block Ads is Legal, Rules German Court -- For the Fifth Time 237 comments
CNBC Just Collected Your Password and Shared It With Marketers 143 comments
Slashdot Asks: Should NPR Stop Promoting Its Own Podcasts and NPR One App On Air? 143 comments
Starboard Launches Proxy Fight To Remove Entire Yahoo Board 136 comments
A Look Inside Apple's User Data Utilization Wars 67 comments
FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code 81 comments
McAfee Uses Web Beacons That Can Be Used To Track Users, Serve Advertising 73 comments
Malvertising Campaign Hits MSN, NY Times, BBC, AOL 159 comments
YouTube Shows Adblock Plus Users an Error Message Instead of Ads 205 comments
Patch Tuesday Brought Windows 10 Ad Generator 490 comments
Opera Introduces Native Adblocking, 45% Faster Than Chrome With Adblock Plus 100 comments
Google Is Testing Self-Promotion Ads On Search Results 45 comments
UK Gov't Launches Anti-Adblocking Initiative, Compares It To Piracy 317 comments
Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard 47 comments
Adblock Plus Comes (Somewhat) Clean About How Acceptable Ads Work 218 comments
Windows 10 Now Showing Full Screen Ads On Lock Screen 599 comments
Google, Yahoo Cry About Ad-Blocking 707 comments
Google Cleans Up Search Results By Ditching Sidebar Ads 105 comments
Mobile Giant Three Group To Block Online Advertising 94 comments
Why Stack Overflow Doesn't Care About Ad Blockers 287 comments
Google Display Ads Going All-HTML, Will Ban Flash In 2017 84 comments
Adblock Fast Returns To Google Play a Week After Being Pulled 53 comments
Wired To Block Ad-Blocking Users, Offer Subscription 675 comments
Adblock Plus Maker Seeks Deal With Ad Industry Players 356 comments
Samsung's AdBlock Fast Removed From the Play Store 167 comments
Online Ad Czar Berates Adblockers As Freedom-Hating 'Mafia' 539 comments
German Court: "Sharing" Your Amazon Purchases Is Spamming 195 comments
DOJ and 4 States Want $24 Billion In Fines From Dish Network For Telemarketing 117 comments
Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015 92 comments
Former Mozilla CEO Launches Security-Centric Browser Brave 223 comments
Adblock Plus Blocked From Attending Online Ad Industry's Big Annual Conference 442 comments
Forbes Asks Readers To Disable Adblock, Serves Up Malvertising 406 comments
Malvertising Campaign Used a Free Certificate From Let's Encrypt 123 comments
ASUS To Include AdBlock Plus On All Phones and Tablets In 2016 189 comments
FTC Issues New Rules for Native Advertising on the Internet 120 comments
AdBlock Plus Updates Acceptable Ads Policy 523 comments
Games Involving Candy Stimulate Kids' Appetites 43 comments
'Do Not Track' Bill Aims To Let Consumers Reject Online Tracking 75 comments
Mozilla Ends the Advertisements In Firefox's New Tab Tiles 197 comments
New Campaign Features Internet Trolls On Roadside Billboards 197 comments
Companies Want To Insert Ads Into Unicode 262 comments
UK Mobile Operator Could Block Ads At Network Level 109 comments
Yahoo Denies Ad-blocking Users Access To Email 328 comments
Axel Springer Goes After iOS 9 Ad Blockers In New Legal Battlle 223 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
Healthcare.gov 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
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