Quote Originally Posted by johnc View Post
Correct. Ubuntu is becoming a dumber and dumber distro every day. They have totally lost their minds over there.

And now in 13.10 you have to go through all kinds of gymnastics just to get the adware deactivated.
Sytem Settings > Privacy and Security >Searches ... one button to disable all adware. How is that all sorts of gymnatsics? it ia all explained in the privacy message that comes up when you install it.

If there are gymnastics involved, perhaps it is not cannoical that is getting that way.