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Campaign affected 22 ad networks, 113 legitimate sites
In the real time bidding market, ad exchanges require bids on ad inventory to occur within 60 to 100 milliseconds. That means that literally moving in the blink of an eye is too slow.
Search company’s head of ideas sees short term wins against non-tech-savvy organisation, but says stifling group’s propaganda must not be neglected
In recent years we have seen the growth of an enormous infrastructure for routine commercial surveillance on the internet. This infrastructure includes not only “free” advertising-based services like Google and Facebook, but also a largely invisible system of ad networks that track people across the different sites they visit.
Google's engineer-led approach has sparked criticism of the company from designers, but it appears to be paying off. By Alex Hern
Opera heeft in de browser Opera Mini voor iOS en Android een adblocker verwerkt. De desktopversie van de browser heeft eerder al met een update een ingebouwde adblocker gekregen.
Report suggests nearly 30% of British web users will have installed software to strip advertising from web pages by end of next year