Chrome will automatically block annoying ads in early 2018
Adios, auto-playing advertisements.
WSJ: Google will build an ad-blocker into Chrome
If Chrome blocks ads by default, it will focus on annoying types that Google itself doesn't sell.
Potentially 'undefeatable' ad blocker looks at content, not code
It's super effective!
Adblock Plus' ad network is off to a rough start
It promised ads from Google and AppNexus without asking them.
Adblock Plus launches its very own ad network
The new platform will show "acceptable" ads to ad-blocking users.
Facebook finds a way around desktop ad blockers
In exchange, it's offering a tool that lets you fine-tune the ads you see.
Mobile ad blocking is still relatively uncommon in the U.S.
But it's wildly popular in Asia and the Pacific.