Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the IT news of the week. This week they discuss Qualcomm making an acquisition to avoid being acquired, Salon trying crypto mining to monetize content, the limits of ARM-based Windows 10, and why Puppy Linux is a winner.
When users block a site’s ads, how should they respond? Some give you a nagging window but still allow access, others prefer all out blocking of a site. But Salon is trying something new. Keep your ad-blocker, but opt-in to crypto mining in the browser.