Pop-up Ads was Re: *Home* page (was Re: HP-HIL update)

From: Joe <rigdonj_at_cfl.rr.com>
Date: Fri Jul 19 16:10:01 2002

At 11:55 AM 7/19/02 -0600, you wrote:
>> Nope... I use "blank" - loads faster, especially when the network
>> isn't cooperating (usually problems connecting to DNS servers).
>Is that http://www.dev.null :)
>> Now... I _do_ Google several times a day, but I *like* the blank
>> page as my home page.
>I use Google as my home page too. I liked Yahoo before they became
>"Pop up city" for Yahoo ads

   I HATE pop-up ads. I've installed GuideScope on my computer and it eliminates the pop-up ads and lets me selectively accept or refuse cookies. I recommend it highly. Give it a try, Google will find it faster than you can say lickidy-split.

and changed the news format around.
>What I can't stand is home pages that are just adverting for the
>software product you are using.

   Do you mean like the one that WinBlows defaults to at MSN.COM?

Received on Fri Jul 19 2002 - 16:10:01 BST

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