quote: I only started blocking ads when DailyTech (and maybe AnandTech? I can't recall), which I frequently viewed, started using the in-text, mouseover ads. That was quite a while ago now.
quote: Remember it has little to nothing to do with how fast YOUR internet connection is, the site does not have bandwidth equal to the aggregate bandwidth of all visitors.
quote: You seem to be overlooking or ignoring my point. Websites, including Dailytech do not have as much bandwidth as the aggregate bandwidth of all simultaneous users.
quote: We can pretty much throw dial-up users out the window since they know easily what is needed to have faster page loads.
quote: Fasterfox does not speed up page loading, it slows down page loading because it's making multiple simultaneous requests to pages other than the one you are trying to load first.
quote: I'm sorry but you have no grasp at all on the issues.