Google targets ads with blocker built into Chrome
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Google targets ads with blocker built into Chrome

Rumoured Chrome ad blocker will arrive in 2018, with Google offering tools to help publishers fall into line
2 Jun 2017
Ad blocking holds fast at 22% of Brits
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Ad blocking holds fast at 22% of Brits

Internet Advertising Bureau suggests the number of people using ad blockers has flatlined
24 Feb 2017
Tesco Mobile offers customers discounts in return for ads
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Tesco Mobile offers customers discounts in return for ads

Customers can opt in by downloading an app and will get additional data to cover that used to serve the ads
10 Jun 2016
Three mobile ad-blocking coming in June
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Three mobile ad-blocking coming in June

Trial period will see users go ad-free for 24-hours
26 May 2016
Yahoo restricts email access for ad blocker users
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Yahoo restricts email access for ad blocker users

The company made the move in support of advertisers as an experiment
24 Nov 2015