Automatic 4K/HD for YouTube extension pulled from Chrome Store for pop-up ad abuse

A popular browser extension has been removed by Google from the Chrome Web Store after it started spamming users with irritating pop-up advertisements. The “Automatic 4K/HD for Youtube” extension, used by over 4 million Chrome users to force YouTube into playing videos at high quality, was recently updated to display ads for another Chrome extension.

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