How to block pop-up ads in Samsung Smart TV
Samsung has been inserting pop-up ads in its Smart TV. Users have complained about this issue across the Regions, even while watching personal content, or locally stored content.
One user on reddit user mentioned “Every movie I play, 20-30 minutes in it plays the Pepsi ad, no audio but crisp clear ad. It has happened on 6 movies today.” Though, Samsung has denied any involvement in these ads and gave a sample solution ” Disagree with Yahoo Policy ” and ads will stop. Samsung is investigating this matter now seriously after the issue has been raised by many users and Media.
One Tech blogger has given a complete scenario of these advertisements ” Tumblr de Chartier ”
Smart TV manufacturers like Samsung, LG and Panasonic, have been making money from apps and advertisement. Not only that, User Data is also collected in tune of which app is used more, what is clicked on Remote, which content is watched maximum, for making smart TV more user friendly with users.