17 Jan '14, 2am

#Domaining You might find irony in what Sedo’s founder is doing now

#Domaining You might find irony in what Sedo’s founder is doing now

Schumacher went from the business of delivering ads to blocking them. It’s been a few years since Tim Schumacher, co-founder of Sedo, left the company . You might be surprised to learn that, after creating one of the world’s largest domain parking ad companies, he’s now backing software that blocks internet users from seeing ads. Schumacher is an investor in the company behind Ad Block Plus, a browser plugin that blocks users from seeing most ads on a website. Computer World just interviewed him about the company and how he got involved. Although I’ve known about his involvement for a while, I didn’t realize he discovered the technology while he was at Sedo: In 2009, when looking through our tracking of the advertising Sedo places on domains, I noticed that ad blockers were blocking the delivery of ads. I looked into that and saw this developer, Wladimir Palant, who had th...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2014/01/16/you-might-find-irony...

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