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I disagree strongly, but I am unsure either of us will be able to change the other's mind.


Fair enough!
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post #62 of 147
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i just lost faith and trust with these companies, selling out for money....

They all do it. Just some usually don't get caught. They're businesses after all.

Call me a pessimist, but i don't trust any company, and the bigger they are, the more suspicious i become of them.
post #63 of 147
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Originally Posted by GreekGamer09 View Post

I actually noticed a few ads before that went unblocked...
Ya so have I usually clicking on a YouTube link to watch, it would play the ad as well, didn't know what was going on. Now I know teaching.gif
post #64 of 147
Guys its fine.

The global economy is a myth.

Free tinfoil hats all round!
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I can't believe companies are doing this. It's impossible since apparently, the global economy is a myth!
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Cleaned and reopened.

This issue seems quite trivial to be honest. So google paid adblock some money, so what?
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Cleaned and reopened.

This issue seems quite trivial to be honest. So google paid adblock some money, so what?

Money is bad or something.
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post #68 of 147
I don't believe this at all. I have been using adblock for years, like 8 years now. I use easylist and fanboys list and I haven't seen any ad on any site at all.
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Google makes most of their money from ads. HOW DARE THEY TRY TO SHOW ME ADS!!!!! devil.gif.

I do not mind them showing me ads, I mind them killing an option to not look at them.

I would love to see Microsoft and Google come out with a simple pack. Say $30 a year and their search and webmail do not track me or make me see ads. Would gladly pay it. In fact for me the first company to offer me that opt out option wins.
post #70 of 147
Google is not killing anything. The has always been a completely optional setting from the beginning when it was first introduced in Adblock Plus. Nothing is being forced on anyone here.
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