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Subject: Re: UKNM: More webwashing
From: Phil Gyford
Date: Mon, 17 May 1999 16:30:45 +0100

Oh, you make me laugh Alex.

At 14:31 17/05/1999 +0100, you wrote:
>but by carrying ads and earning , sites can invest in bigger servers &
pipes and
>be even faster!
>
>alex
>
>Paul Douglas wrote:
>
>> To increase download speeds?
>>
>> >why would an ordinary user want to block ads anyway? they're often the
most
>> >entertaining / colourful thing on a site ...
>> >
>> >alex
>> >
>> >Paul Douglas wrote:
>> >
>> >> >> 3:00 a.m. 12.May.99.PDT
>> >> >> Software that blocks ads on the Web has been around for almost as
long
>> >> >>as the
>> >> >> banners themselves. But for various reasons, these tools never
caught on.
>> >>
>> >> Also, the new Mac browser, iCab, allows you to block graphics
according to
>> >> their dimensions in pixels...
>> >>
>> >> Paul

Phil Gyford
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