Fadblocking: The Pros and Cons of Adblockers

April 11th, 2017 by Jennifer Lough

It’s probably a fair bet that you don’t want to see another ad about the latest weight loss trick every time you use an online dictionary. You don’t want to hear an ad start on one of your twelve tabs and then have to tear the window apart just to find it, and you don’t want to see that trailer on YouTube again. Assuming you’re really, truly desperate, there are two things you can do: ignore the ads and push through or get an ad blocker.

Research indicates that ad blocking isn’t going to shrivel up and die any time soon. Read the rest of this entry »