It's quite obvious Google isn't being harmed at all. Every year they make more and more ad money with no end in sight. Unlimited growth potential is always being said for Google.
but safari users are a minority. and there are more android mobile and windoze desktop and laptop devices out there. do ad firms only publish on apple platforms?
Let's call tracking without your consent what it really is: Stalking.
If I stalked you as you went through you day shopping, working, eating, visiting and such you could get a restraint order against me. Why should it be any different online.
As long as home ISPs give data caps, unless you are paying me to download and watch your ad, I will block them in most cases.Granted ads aren't 'huge' but some sites are lousy with them. There was another Apple fansite I used to visit that Ad Blocker would block upwards of SIXTY ADS before the actual non-ad content loaded. That is outrageous.
Whenever I can, I send the following message to sites that gripe about ad Blockers:[...] The pervasive popup adds are [...]
[...] The pervasive popup adds are [...]
See the tear? Sorry, you'll just have to look closer. Imagine the world's smallest tear, evoked by the world's smallest violin playing something barely sad in a decidedly minor key.
i’m a big fan of 1Blocker, which i use on iOS and macOS for blocking of trackers and ads.