Connecting to - really slow, what is it?

  grumpy-git 00:33 12 May 08

A couple of sites are really slow at loading pages at the moment. Pcworld and are the examples. Waiting for the pages, it says - connecting to

Just done a search on it but found very little. What is ?

  MCE2K5 01:00 12 May 08

PcWorld & click here are in this Host file click here just under half way down.

  grumpy-git 09:40 12 May 08

That "affiliates" thread is what I found when I searched last night. Wasn't quite sure what it was, but looks like advertising or money making of some sort.

Just blocked in firefox & the pages now load quickly again.


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