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Ad Blockers (7 programs)

  1. uBlock Origin

    varies-with-device
    • 4.3
    • (11 votes)

    Be Free From Unwanted Online Ads

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Wide-Spectrum Blocker, Free to Use and Easy to Install, Lots of Privacy Filters, Low CPU and Memory Footprint
    CONS: Does Not Work for All Browsers, Occasional Conflict with Disconnect
  2. WebGuard - AdBlocker & malicious popups protection

    3.3.0
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Get rid of annoying ads with WebGuard

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Easy to install., Allows users to customise their ad blocking preferences., Can be used by people without any computing experience., The application offers protection against malicious software.
    CONS: Application can block safe sites from time to time., No ability to create once-off rules., The app can slow web browsing down a little bit., Only suitable for use on some device types.
  3. Porn Shield - Block Adult Web

    varies-with-device
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Application For Blocking Adult Web Content

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Easy to set up and use, Multiple levels of protection, Includes a manual block list, Can help to keep kids safe online
    CONS: Only blocks content through Safari, Some adult content may avoid detection, Determined users can circumvent blocking, Full image blocking may be overkill
  4. AdBlock One

    1.4.3
    • 5
    • (1 vote)

    Ad-blocking for Safari

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Adblocker designed specifically for Safari web browser, Simple and intuitive to use, Various control options available
    CONS: Occasionally misses blocking some pop-ups, Freezes up at times
  5. Wipr

    1.35
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    A full version app for Mac, by Giorgio Calderolla.

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  6. Ad Blocker - Blocks Ads, Scripts, Trackers & Annoyances

    1.0.3
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Block pesky ads from bothering you with Ad Blocker – for free!

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: App is installed as a browser add-on., Requires no configuration to use., Can be used with most browsers., Application is not resource intensive.
    CONS: Lacks tools for advanced users., Can sometimes block friendly websites., May interfere with web-based applications that rely on cookies to work., Setting up of personal preferences can be time consuming.
  7. YouBlocker: YouTube Ad-Blocker

    1.0.7
    • 0
    • (1 vote)

    YouBlocker: YouTube Ad-Blocker lets you watch videos without disruptive ads

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Boosts privacy and removes ads at the same time, Provides easy access to YouTube from your icon bar, Perfect for listening to YouTube playlists, Simple, efficient UI
    CONS: Native app rather than browser extension, Paid app with free alternative browser extensions, Lacks support for basic features like back navigation, Blocking ads takes away revenue from content creators

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