How to block ads on Android
Folks, on Monday I told you the alarming (and revolting) news that Google has removed ad-blocking apps from the Google Play app store. Fortunately, Neil Rubenking at PC Magazine has just published a How To for installing AdBlock Plus on Android devices (aka “the workaround”).
Here’s the 4-1-1. How To Block Ads on Android
“Yesterday, the venerable adblocking company Adblock Plus (ABP) announced that Google had blocked their enormously popular app on the Google Play store. While Google can slam the door through their app store, Android’s open nature means that users can still “sideload” the app.“” Read more..
It really isn’t hard, and I think you’ll be glad you did it.
[Update: a reader has suggested an easier method in the Comments section, here (below).]
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Tip of the day: Advertising really works!! And is a GREAT!! investment!! See?
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Today’s quote: “In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics.’ All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.” ~ George Orwell
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