That's how Yahoo! can offer their services 'free', by selling that
(not always) block them, but then many other things don't work.
My suggestion is quit using Yahoo!. There is some other software around
(add-ons to NS or IE) that tries to block them, but I hear it doesn't work
for certain sites ...
> using yahoo as my usual starting point, I have noticed that for the last
> several weeks every time I access it I get a VERY annoying pop up window
> for some stupid ad for some sort of camera. I am really annoyed
> with this,
> as I can't seem to find a switch to keep the darn thing from popping up
> every time I access. Does anyone know a setting or switch in
> both Explorer
> 5.0 and Netscape 4.0 that will turn the blasted thing off!!
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