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Ad Blocking

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A New Age of Internet

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Arment has expressed his hope that blocking bad ads will lead to publishers being forced to adopt “better monetisation methods”, from selling adverts directly (and so cutting out the data-collecting middlemen) to collecting direct payments from readers. To that effect, Peace offers the ability to “whitelist” sites easily from the share menu in Safari, if a user wants to support a specific publisher.

Adblockers shoot up iOS 9 app charts on day one by The Guardian

I've got a couple of adblockers installed on my iPhone, No more dodgy data hoarding ads for me. This is definitely the mark of a new age of Internet folks!