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detecting adblock is not illegal

About that claim that detecting Adblock may be illegal

  Last week Twitter lit up when the European Commission indicated anti-adblocking technologies like BlockAdblock may be “illegal”. Before getting into why this position is based on a technological misunderstanding of how adblocking detection works and how the EC was led to its position by one agenda-driven privacy entrepreneur, let’s get a little background information out of the way…   The 2009 ePrivacy Directive […]

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