Internet Control: Google Plans Ad-Blocking Feature in Popular Chrome Browser

(CitizensOutpost) According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is preparing to introduce a new ad-blocking feature built into its popular Chrome web browser: The ad-blocking feature, which could be switched on by default within Chrome, would filter out certain online ad types deemed to provide bad experiences for users as […]

Amazon’s web servers are down and it’s causing trouble across the internet – The Verge

(The Verge) Amazon’s web hosting services are among the most widely used out there, which means that when Amazon’s servers goes down, a lot of things go down with it. That appears to be happening today, with Amazon reporting “high error rates” in one region of its S3 web services, […]

The 9 fakest fake-news checkers – WND

  (WND) In some cases, Americans really have fallen for “fake news.” Just days ago, 20th Century Fox apologized for creating “fake news” sites – such as as the Houston Leader, the Salt Lake City Guardian, Sacramento Dispatch, the New York Morning Post and Indianapolis Gazette – as part of […]