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More and more Brits are using ad-blockers, says survey

John70

May want to read this

Seen this at the bottom of the story on BBC web site about iPlayer "loop hole"...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-35708623

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Mr Whittingdale (Culture Secretary) also launched a new drive to tackle ad-blocking, saying it poses a similar threat to websites that illegal file-sharing did to music and film a decade ago.

"This practice is depriving many websites and platforms of legitimate revenue," he said. "It is having an impact across the value chain, and it presents a challenge that has to be overcome. Because, quite simply, if people don't pay in some way for content, then that content will eventually no longer exist.

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