Posts By: Karl Low

Andrea Nava-Barrios

Andrea Nava-Barrios is a Venezuelan-Canadian undergraduate student at Athabasca University. She studies from her apartment in Kitchener, Ontario with her two cats.

In her spare time, Andrea enjoys learning about economics, computer security, history, and biology. She loves spending time at the library, often borrowing 5-6 books at a time. When she isn’t reading, she can be found practicing karate and playing the violin.

The Ad Blocker Debate

More people are using advertisement blocking software to avoid Internet ads, and many publishers are not happy about it.  One company that monitors users’ use of ad blocking software, PageFair, produced a report in 2015 indicating that “ad blocking [was] estimated to cost publishers nearly $22 billion during 2015.” And as the number of people… Read more »