The practical complexities of adware advertising

Wednesday, 22 March 2006, 1:17 AM EST

A report released by the The Center for Democracy and Technology, “How Advertising Dollars Encourage Nuisance and Harmful Adware and What Can be Done to Reverse the Trend”, outlines the practical complexities of Adware Advertising. It gives a great overview of the parties involved, discusses a case study “CDT egages the advertisers”, as well as outlines a possible solution, namely Adoption and Enforcement of Advertising Placement Policies.

By Dancho Danchev at his blog.

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