Salon asks ad-blocking visitors to mine cryptocurrency by BuzzStyle

Salon asks ad-blocking visitors to mine cryptocurrency by BuzzStyle Salon asks ad-blocking visitors to mine cryptocurrency by BuzzStyle The online publication Salon has turned toward cryptocurrency mining as a potential way to make up for lost advertisement revenue. Visitors who use adblock while on the Salon website are being asked…

Salon magazine asks readers with ad-blockers to mine for cryptocurrency

Salon magazine asks readers with ad-blockers to mine for cryptocurrency The US-based news magazine Salon is asking readers with advert-blocking software to use their computers to mine for the cryptocurrency monero. Readers using software to avoid seeing adverts are presented with a pop-up window, says the Financial Times, which asks them…

Salon asks ad blocking users to opt into cryptocurrency mining instead

Salon asks ad-blocking users to opt into cryptocurrency mining instead. Media outlet Salon is testing an alternative to advertising: mining cryptocurrency through readers’ computers. If you visit the site with an ad-blocker turned on, you might see a prompt to either disable the blocker or choose a “suppress ads” option,…