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Three UK invites customers to trial selective ad-blocker

Monday 6 June 2016 | 07:37 CET | News
Mobile operator 3 UK has sent an e-mail to customers to tell them, "We've got a new network tool that acts as a clever filter -- transparently working to get rid of the ads you don't want to see, while keeping the stuff you're really interested in. And all the time preserving your privacy and security." Three invites customers to get involved in a 24-hour trial around 15 June to test a system that filters out advertising before they receive them. The company says it will keep information about the trial, including personal information and data usage for analysis for no longer than 6 months.

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Companies: 3 UK / Shine Technologies
Countries: United Kingdom
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