Sourcepoint Ad Block Stopping Software

Ad Blockers – Former Googler Will Sell Tech to Punch Through All of Them

By on June 18, 2015 at 9:20 AM.

Ad Blockers – Former Googler Will Sell Tech to Punch Through All of Them

The ad-blocking cat and mouse game Internet users and content publishers are playing online is about to get more interesting, as a former Googler apparently says his new company has a high-tech means of smashing through “all the ad blockers.” More →

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iOS 9 Safari Ad-blocking Apps Extensions

Apple finds a new way to stick it to Google: Hidden ad-blocking feature found on iOS 9

By on June 11, 2015 at 7:45 PM.

Apple finds a new way to stick it to Google: Hidden ad-blocking feature found on iOS 9

One hidden iOS 9 feature that Apple didn’t detail on stage earlier this week concerns advertising and user tracking. The feature was discovered in Safari mobile developer notes, and it’s got even popular ad-blocker AdBlock Plus worried. More →

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Adblock Browser Download

Adblock Plus just released an ad-blocking Android browser – here’s how to get it

By on May 20, 2015 at 4:00 AM.

Adblock Plus just released an ad-blocking Android browser – here’s how to get it

Adblock Plus is the most popular desktop ad-blocking software on the planet, and the team behind the popular browser extension is now taking its talents to the mobile web. Meet the Adblock Browser, a mobile app for Google’s Android platform that focuses on delivering users all the content they want with none of the ads that support it. More →

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AdBlock in Real Life

Bring AdBlock to the real world with Brand Killer

By on January 30, 2015 at 6:50 AM.

Bring AdBlock to the real world with Brand Killer

If you live in the city, you’ve probably stopped noticing the advertisements that flood your vision every time you leave your place. They’re so omnipresent that they’ve just become an inseparable part of your world, but what if you could block them out just like you block the ads on your computer? More →

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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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