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Facebook battles ad blockers

Adblock Plus' attempt to circumvent Facebook's new anti-ad-blocker technology succeeds until Facebook changes things up again.

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Facebook unveiled a new plan that would defeat ad-blocking software on the desktop version of its site. Popular ad blocker Adblock Plus developed a workaround to re-block ads. However, a new report says Facebook updated its methods to account for that workaround. The game will likely continue with each side exchanging wins.

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Facebook battles ad blockers