Google reportedly plans ad blocking feature for Chrome browser
Yes, that Google. The one that makes a lot of money selling those ads.
Google will add an ad-blocking feature to the mobile and desktop versions of its Chrome browser, according to an article from The Wall Street Journal. The company is planning to announce this new feature in a few weeks.
Though the CFBA is uninvolved with the reported Chrome ad blocker, "it's the logical extension of the goal we're trying to achieve and in line with what stakeholders said they meant to do when standards were established", said Stuart Ingis, a partner at the law firm Venable who represents the organization. However, the same sources said that by introducing its own ad blocker, Chrome will expect people to stop using other such features on the market. For instance, Google needed to pay to become part of the "Acceptable Ads" program developed by Eyeo. Digital advertising is Google's bread and butter, and reports say that Google Chrome is still by far the world's most-used browser. This program actually allows only certain ads to pass through the blocker's filters. They declared that they had worked with industry trades and the Coalition for Better Ads to analyze several methods through which Google could support the ad blocking feature.
With the overwhelming majority of Google's income coming from advertising, ad-blocking is a problem for the company. The only thing the company confirmed was that it has indeed been working with the Coalition for Better Ads.
Infamous Ex-Patriot Aaron Hernandez dead at 27
Hernandez was convicted of an unlawful gun possession charge. "I am very, very happy" Jenkins told reporters as she exited court. Chilling new details of Aaron Hernandez' prison death scene will only complicate the investigation into his reported suicide.
However, in a Wednesday statement, Google refused to comment on the rumors. If customers do not disable this ad blocking features, they will have a web experience which will be entirely established and ruled by Google.
Pop-up ads and prestitial ads that load before the content were some of the ad types that were found in a survey of 25,000 users to be the least preferred ad experiences by mobile users, while desktop users objected to pop-up ads, auto-playing videos with sound, large sticky ads and prestitial ads with a countdown, according to the Coalition.
The addition of ad blocking to Chrome "raises the perception of anticompetitiveness", but isn't expected to impact business, according to a CFBA member and Google competitor speaking on background due to nondisclosure agreements.
Former French Open champion Stan Wawrinka was also routed, with the Swiss third seed losing to Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 6-4, 6-4. After a long game Berdych broke back for 5-5 and then forced a tiebreaker, but the Czech player wilted against the 2014 U.S.
The protesters on Wednesday evening chanted "Thief, Murderer, Erdogan" and "Don't be silent, shout out, "no" to the presidency". The board's decision to accept ballots without official stamps was like "changing the rules midgame", he said.
A shooting on Paris' Champs-Elysees Thursday night left one police officer dead, along with the suspected shooter. One attacker fired the shots with a machine gun and was subsequently killed by law enforcement. "Some were crying.
Murray was playing only his second match since returning from a five-week layoff after an elbow injury. But sitting here, being 4-Love up in the third, I haven't lost many matches like that in my career.
The legal issue that halted Monday's executions for Ward and Davis hinged on a separate, broader case pending before the U.S. The ruling clears one of the main legal hurdles the state faces in its effort to carry out two executions Thursday night.
Protesters accuse Maduro of eroding democracy and mismanaging the country's increasingly cash-strapped economy. It's not the first time the Venezuelan government has seized a foreign corporation's facilities.
McKesson Corp., a medical supply company, said the state misleadingly bought the drug and that it wasn't intended for executions. Its lawyers filed paperwork with the state Supreme Court on Thursday morning asking it to order her to submit a formal order.
He also said Turkey could hold further referendums on its bid to join the European Union and on reintroducing the death penalty. He said that Ankara would "ignore its [the report's] claims". "But there's no such crime definition in the penal code".
North Korea Denounces US as Naval Armada Approaches
Since inheriting power from his father Kim Jong-il in late 2011, Kim Jong-un has strengthened his power through a reign of terror. In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that the country's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage".
Analyst's Discussions: New Residential Investment Corp.'s (NRZ)
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Venezuela's economy in tatters, at a glance
He said Venezuela's Works Ministry has guaranteed that the workers will keep their jobs, but added: "We don't feel happy". They were met by a curtain of tear gas and rubber bullets as they attempted to march to downtown Caracas .
One police officer killed, another wounded in Paris shooting
He had been convicted in 2005 of three counts of attempted murder, with two of these against police officers, sources said. The vote is on Sunday, and today is the last day of campaigning, and everyone has called it off to, you know, hold.
Madrid derby in CL semi-finals
Betting on La Liga? Should the Bianconeri reach the final, they will be the nominal home team in Cardiff. Real and Monaco will play the first legs at home, with one game on May 2 and another on May 3.
Court again finds voter discrimination
The ruling found similar discrimination in five other counties across the state: Dallas, Bexar, el Paso, Nueces, and bell. The panel included two Republican appointees.