October 13, 2009
Posted: 09:41 AM ET
Popular ad-blocking Firefox add-ons, such as AdBlock and Skipscreen, are upsetting some Web site owners who generate revenue from advertisements.
In a recent article, TechDirt clashes with several blog owners who claim users of ad blockers are stealing.
Michael Lankton of Connected Internet argues:
File host MediaFire has responded to the the add-on SkipScreen, which allows users to skip its ads, by firing off a legal takedown notice to Mozilla.
So what do you think? Would you use an application that blocked ads from appearing, even if those ads supported the site you were visiting?
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