Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday August 31, 2015

Apple’s Ad Blockers Rile Publishers

It looks as though Apple is pissing off other companies again. Will the crew from Cupertino stick to its guns or bow to pressure from publishers?

Apple Inc.’s move to make it easier to block ads on iPhones and iPads is troubling publishers and heightening tensions with its Silicon Valley neighbors. The next version of Apple’s mobile-operating system, due out as early as next month, will let users install apps that prevent ads from appearing in its Safari browser.