Adblock Plus and (a little) more

New Release: Adblock Plus 3.8 · 2020-02-19 14:31 by Lisa Bielik

Welcome to 2020! The crew behind your favorite ad blocker is hitting the ground running with a new Adblock Plus release.

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Adblock Browser 2.0 for Android is here · 2020-02-05 12:17 by Kathrin Jennewein

On 05 February 2020, Adblock Plus released Adblock Browser in its 2.0 version for Android. This newest version contains an integrated YouTube modus.

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Ad blocker for Edge: ABP continues to support the browser in its new Chromium-based version · 2020-01-21 15:26 by Matthew Garcia

Adblock Plus was the first ad blocker for Microsoft Edge available to the general public…

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No beautiful gift: Tracking, Retargeting and ‘Malvertising’ · 2019-12-20 12:22 by Kathrin Jennewein

Cybercriminals and personal data collectors are swarming in the pre-Christmas season. Users shopping online for gifts at this time become prime targets for tracking, retargeted ads, and malicious malvertising infections.

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Facebook’s Christmas Gift: A tool to stalk you all · 2019-12-16 17:11 by Matthew Garcia

More and more users are wondering why they see ads for something they have looked at or searched for on devices that were not connected. Facebook’s feature, called “advanced matching”, is a tracking technology on steroids that is disrespecting users’ privacy…

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New Release: Adblock Plus for Safari on iOS · 2019-12-16 16:44 by Matthew Garcia

The newest Adblock Plus for Safari on iOS is here to stop ads from overrunning your Apple devices!

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the rest of the onslaught · 2019-11-29 11:20 by Matthew Garcia

Online advertisers have made this season their hunting ground, with increases in special offers, newsletters, blinking deals: anything to win over the consuming public.

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The Scariest Thing on the Internet · 2019-10-31 13:36 by Matthew Garcia

Halloween is supposed to be the scariest time of the year. But what’s the scariest thing on the internet?

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What's all this about filter lists? Adblock Plus 3.7 Release · 2019-10-23 10:46 by Matthew Garcia

Filter lists are an interesting element to the online game that some people may not know a great deal about. This is unfortunate, as they can help users have the internet experience they really want to have.

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New Release: Adblock Plus 3.7 · 2019-10-22 20:11 by Susie Concannon

We’re back with a new release! In ABP 3.7, you’ll notice several user interface (UI) updates and overall under the hood improvements, notably increased CPU (Central Processing Unit) performance.

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