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Software & More => Web News => Topic started by: Frands on December 11, 2018, 04:47:20 PM

Title: Facebook's hidden battle against ad-blockers
Post by: Frands on December 11, 2018, 04:47:20 PM
Hmm, why am I tired of Facebook?

BBC News on 10 December 2019

The methods Facebook uses to thwart ad-blocking technology have been criticised by web developers.
The social network injects dozens of lines of code in every page to make it harder for ad blockers to detect and hide sponsored posts.
But that makes the website less efficient and stops software such as screen readers used by visually impaired users from working properly.

Full story: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46508234 (https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46508234)