Ad blocking isn’t a software feature — it’s a cultural movement

Ads annoy and interrupt us. They track us, follow us around, and report back on our behavior.   Can you blame people for wanting to block them?
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Lots of smart and thoughtful people have weighed in already on the inevitable rise of ad-blocking and hosted content on social platforms, the ethics of opting out of a supposedly implicit contract (bad advertising in exchange for free content), and how this will bring about the slow death of the free web. However you might feel about ad-blockers, I’m pretty sure there’s consensus on one point: we hate online ads.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/ad-blocking-isnt-a-software-feature-its-a-cultural-movement-2015-10
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