French news sites block the adblockers


Leading French titles such as L'Équipe and Le Parisien are telling readers to uninstall the software or lose access to their sites.

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Adblocker users are being either asked or forced to uninstall the software before being able to read news content on some of the biggest French media websites, which argue they are being deprived of vital revenue by the use of such software, reports The Guardian.