Starting on 15 February, Google will use a default ad blocker in its Chrome browser aimed at stopping adverts and pop-ups which make for a slow user experience.
Fitzgerald to return for 15th season, confirms Cardinals coach Wilks
That's a challenge for a receiver who will be 35 before the season kicks off. "I'm excited about what the future holds", he said. However, it appears Fitzgerald feels confident enough in the direction of the team to play on for at least one more year.
"The most intrusive ad experiences include prestitial ads (those full-page ads that block you from seeing the content on the page) and flashing animated ads", blogged Chris Bentzel, Chrome's engineering manager, citing a survey of 40,000 United States and European web users.
According to Google, the Better Ads Standards will evaluate how well websites comply with the standard, inform websites of any issues encountered and offer the opportunity for websites to address identified issues.
The move stems from the Coalition for Better Ads (CBA), whose members include major marketers, Google, Facebook and major news publishers.
Three killed, 7 injured after under-construction building collapses in Bengaluru
A five-storey under-construction building on Thursday afternoon collapsed at Sarjapur road in Bengaluru's Kasavanahalli locality. Just last week, two buildings - one in Yeshwanthpur and another in Jayanagar - had dangerously tilted to one side.
Google has launched an ad-blocker for its Chrome web browser that is created to prevent "annoying" and "intrusive" ads being shown to users.
If there is a match, Chrome will block the request, preventing the ad from displaying. It's not going to block Prestitials, Countdown or Autoplaying Ads, but it will block the other ads that you might see on random sites whenever you click on the download button. Also audio/video ads with sound that starts playing the moment the site loads is also being banned from now onwards.
Google said those sites that have ads of the type mentioned above would first be served a warning and a month's time to mend their ways. Large sticky ads? You know, the ones that stay on your screen even as you try to scroll past them.
United Bank of India reports Q3 net loss at Rs 637 cr
In all, it has to make Rs 394.13 crore of additional provisioning, of which Rs 262.75 crore is to be provided for during 2017-18. Public sector banks' (PSBs) write-off stood at Rs 27,231 crore in fiscal 2012-13, government data showed.
Google meanwhile has also claimed more that 42 percent sites with disruptive ads have already agreed to abide by the Better Ads guidelines, which is an indication their efforts are yielding fruit. It's important that we work to maintain a balance? and if left unchecked, disruptive ads have the potential to derail the entire system. "This is the outcome we are were hoping for - that sites would take steps to fix intrusive ads experiences themselves and benefit all web users".