Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to - among other things - block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware. Available for Android, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Maxthon, Opera, Safari and Yandex, Adblock Plus uses filters that you choose to block all unwanted elements.
Adblock Plus, the very popular ad-blocking tool for your browser. Adblock Plus has an Acceptable Ads initiative wherein it selectively blocks advertising. Nonintrusive ads
are allowed through in an attempt to find a compromise between users and advertisers.
Some of the features & benefits are:
- Adblock Plus blocks all annoying ads on the web by default, including video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, flashy banners, pop-ups, pop-unders and much more.
- Allow Acceptable Ads.
- With Adblock Plus, you can easily disable most tracking and browse the web more anonymously.
- Adblock Plus can be configured to block domains known to spread malware, protecting your computer against viruses, Trojan horses, worms, adware and spyware.
Created by Wladimir Palant in 2006, Adblock Plus is an open source project. In 2011, Palant, together with Till Faida, founded Eyeo to make its development sustainable.
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