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EasyList legally forced to remove blocked domain

Postby barbaz » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:21 am

*Always* check the changelogs BEFORE updating that important software!
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Re: EasyList legally forced to remove blocked domain

Postby yes_noscript » Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:50 am

Doesnt sound good.
I hope that doesnt corrupt filterlists
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Re: EasyList legally forced to remove blocked domain

Postby Thrawn » Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:18 pm

Sounds like the argument is that the DMCA forbids you to use an adblocker that could theoretically bypass a paywall.
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Re: EasyList legally forced to remove blocked domain

Postby barbaz » Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:54 pm

Thrawn wrote:Sounds like the argument is that the DMCA forbids you to use an adblocker that could theoretically bypass a paywall.

... with the payment being not giving money, but viewing privacy invasive ads.
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Re: EasyList legally forced to remove blocked domain

Postby barbaz » Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:34 am

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