/News Site Salon Gives Users 'Choice' To See Ads Or Mine Crypto To Support Company

News Site Salon Gives Users 'Choice' To See Ads Or Mine Crypto To Support Company



American news outlet Salon is now offering visitors the bizarre option of either disabling their ad blockers or allowing Salon to access a visitor’s “unused computing power”, a veiled way of apparently asking users to allow Salon to mine cryptocurrency via the user’s computer. Salon frames its request to …

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