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Free tests blocking Google AdWords on Freebox

Friday 4 January 2013 | 09:48 CET | News
French ISP Free has introduced the beta version of software to block online ads, a controversial move people have started to call "Adgate". Le Monde reports that the system was activated by default in a 3 January software upgrade for the Freebox STB/modem and starts working when customers restart the device. PC Inpact writes that the ad blocking software works with all operating systems, eliminates Google AdWord spaces and some links.

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Companies: Free / Google
Countries: France
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