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Google To Block All Ads on Sites With Most Disruptive Ads

3 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Google has received a lot of feedback from Chrome users who are frustrated with annoying ads. They're video ads that play at full volume or giant pop-ups with a hidden exit icon. These ads are designed to be disruptive and get in the way of people who just want to use their browser to access the content they want. Google has reiterated that it's going to automatically block all ads on websites that repeatedly display the most disruptive ads.
Starting February 15th, Google Chrome will automatically stop showing all ads on websites that repeatedly serve the most disruptive ads after they...
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Chrome's Ad Blocker Isn't A Money-Driven Feature: Google

Chrome's Ad Blocker Isn't A Money-Driven Feature: Google

3 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google's Chrome browser is set to start blocking disruptive ads on Thursday but the decision to implement it wasn't a money-driven one, the Alphabet-owned company said earlier today. Instead, Google is seeking to start sanctioning some ads that users themselves have been complaining about, even if doing so means not displaying its own ads on such problematic websites and consequently lowering its revenue, the tech giant claims. A number of industry watchers previously raised some antitrust concerns about the idea of the world's largest digital advertising platform launching a service...
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