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02.01.16
Samsung's Android browser can now block ads
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Samsung's Android browser can now block ads

The company will enable ad filters in the Samsung Internet browser from today.

By M. Brian,   02.01.16
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01.20.16
Former Mozilla CEO's browser blocks (and replaces) web ads
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Former Mozilla CEO's browser blocks (and replaces) web ads

And eventually, it'll insert ads of its own.

By J. Fingas,   01.20.16
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01.08.16
You say advertising, I say block that malware
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You say advertising, I say block that malware

Forbes asked readers to turn off ad blockers then immediately served them pop-under malware.

By V. Blue,   01.08.16
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10.02.15
Adblock Chrome extension has been sold to an unknown buyer
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Adblock Chrome extension has been sold to an unknown buyer

It's unclear what the buyer wants to do with Adblock yet -- or who it is.

By N. Ingraham,   10.02.15
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10.01.15
Apple's mobile ad-blockers save you time and money, NYT finds
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Apple's mobile ad-blockers save you time and money, NYT finds

One site added up to $9.50 in ad-only data usage, if you visited it every day for one month.

By J. Conditt,   10.01.15
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09.08.15
Adblock Browser officially launches on iOS and Android
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Adblock Browser officially launches on iOS and Android

It's a big week for ad blockers, especially with Apple set to detail iOS 9's web filters tomorrow.

By M. Brian,   09.08.15
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08.04.15
EFF is building a stronger 'Do Not Track' browser setting
08.04.15

EFF is building a stronger 'Do Not Track' browser setting

The EFF is joining a coalition to shore up Do Not Track's privacy standards. That way, DNT will actually work.

By A. Tarantola,   08.04.15
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06.10.15
iOS 9's web browser can block annoying ads
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iOS 9's web browser can block annoying ads

Don't like having to wrestle with pop-up ads and similar intrusions when you're browsing the web o...

By J. Fingas,   06.10.15
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