How to Disable Canvas Fingerprinting

Adblock Plus: We can stop canvas fingerprinting, the ‘unstoppable’ new browser tracking technique

By on July 23, 2014 at 3:15 PM.

Adblock Plus: We can stop canvas fingerprinting, the ‘unstoppable’ new browser tracking technique

Canvas fingerprinting is a completely new way of tracking users online for advertising purposes, and reports detailing it claim it’s rather difficult to bypass. Even Adblock Plus users can’t escape canvas fingerprinting, but the company explained on its blog there is a way to deal with it, and with cookies for that matter, using its browser plugin. More →

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Adblock Plus Android

Adblock Plus for Android rids mobile ads from all your apps and web browsing

By on November 27, 2012 at 9:21 PM.

Adblock Plus for Android rids mobile ads from all your apps and web browsing

Adblock Plus, one of the greatest Internet browser plugins ever created, is finally available to purge Android smartphones and tablets of mobile advertisements once and for all. The app is available for free in the Google (GOOG) Play Store claims to “block all annoying ads on your Android device” including “mobile ads, video advertising, banners, push notifications, display advertising, HTML5 advertising and much more” without requiring any rooting. BGR tested Adblock Plus on a Galaxy S III and can back up the claim that ads are even removed from apps such as Angry Birds.  More →

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