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#1 bass740

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Posted 05 October 2014 - 09:35 PM

So I was logged out of my router and once logging back in, I was guided to yahoo, a site I havent visited in ages.

 

I looked at the ad Blocker and noticed 5 items blocked.

 

I then opened my own Yahoo browser and there are only 4 items to be blocked.

 

The yahoo page that self loaded had an extra tracker that attempted to load called Genome.

 

No matter how many times I opened yahoo on my own, it never loaded Genome.

 

Digging deeper it seems Genome was once an advertising ad campaign that is no longer in existance.

 

Not sure how the yahoo page that loaded on its own has Genome, something that is no longer in existance to begin with yet it cant be loaded or duplicated if going to yahoo.com.

 

If Someone with an ad blocker see if they do indeed do or do not get Genome up in their adblocker on yahoo.com

 

I tried posting an image but no go.


Edited by bass740, 05 October 2014 - 09:46 PM.


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