Blocking ads on the Web

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PrivNet, Chapel Hill, N.C., is test marketing a software program, Internet Fast Forward, that blocks advertising from appearing on World Wide Web pages. The firm, which is run by five students, released a free test version of the software and in the future plans to charge $10 to $15 a year.

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