Adblock's Android browser blocks annoying adds, beta version now available for download
posted by Mihai A. / May 20, 2015, 12:56 PM
Adblock is currently working on an Android browser, one that will come with the ability to block the ads that it deems to be annoying. Ads that are deemed as unobtrusive will be left untouched when you browse the web using the Adblock Android browser.
can turn the feature off, but that's probably the reason you're interested in Adblock's browser in the first place.In a post on the Google+ Adblock Browser for Android community, a developer mentioned that the Adblock Browser for Android is based on Firefox for Android, and that the Adblock team pretty much left the Firefox features untouched while adding its world-renowned ad blocking technology. You
Looking into the future, the developer says that the team will integrate features that are not available on Firefox. One example shared by the developer is the upcoming ability to play YouTube videos directly from the browser, with none of those pre-video apps disturbing the user experience.
The company has just released a beta version of the Adblock Browser for Android. To grab it, follow the instructions detailed in the source link below. The app is currently not available from Google Play, as the Adblock Browser for Android app is still pending Google's review.
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posted on May 20, 2015, 1:05 PM 1
nice i just installed it chrome got slow because of ads and other things and stock browser was ok but not amazing, hope this will be my best yet. google needs to stop pushing ads so hard or they will fail and people will look else where
posted on May 20, 2015, 3:13 PM 2
Posts: 5693; Member since: Feb 10, 2013
Its just Firefox with Adblock preinstalled May as well just install Firefox (or Firefox Beta, quicker updates) and ublock (faster and more efficient than adblock) IMO Firefox is still slower than Chrome But Chrome for Android has no extensions, so I still use Firefox and ublock
posted on May 20, 2015, 4:12 PM 1
Parena I NEVER seen adblock for android in my life.. I think u mistaking it with adaway.. I even searched play store and no a y ad block app for download !!!
posted on May 21, 2015, 2:00 AM 0
Posts: 464; Member since: Dec 10, 2014
Then you're crazy. I'm currently running adblock for android right now. It acts as a wifi proxy and filters all TCP/IP traffic. here's the download as you seem to be severely google challenged:https://adblockplus.org/en/and
posted on May 21, 2015, 3:29 AM 0
Posts: 1817; Member since: Oct 20, 2010
LOLOLOL phone arena has had such annoying adds that pop up and now they're letting us know how to get rid of them.
posted on May 20, 2015, 1:09 PM 9
Posts: 1091; Member since: Feb 28, 2015
too bad they can't make a app that runs in the background and hits all ads, I would be more then happy to pay for the app
posted on May 20, 2015, 2:31 PM 2
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