On 22/07/05, Markus Staas <markus at staas.biz> wrote: > Sorry but I have not heard of one single user who uninstalls his or her > flash plugins because of abuse of flash in ads. > > Is that really an issue? What do others say? Is there evidence supporting > it? Would be interesting to know more. Some of my browsers do not have Flash installed -- deliberately. With Firefox on my primary PC, I use the Flash blocker. Even when I use Opera with Flash installed, I typically hit 'Skip Intro' when I run into Flash. In my experience, the 'noise to content' ratio of Flash material is so high it isn't worth the bother. -- T. R. Valentine The only excuse for using IE is ignorance (or testing) (stupidity is a reason, _not_ an excuse).