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  1. An fork of uMatrix. It features the same point & click system that forbids/allows any class of requests made by your browser. Same as uMatrix use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc. Currently in early development, only Firefox for now.
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    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    iCab is an alternative web browser for the Mac and iOS, with numerous useful features not found in other browsers.


  2. Free to use public DNS servers which filter unwanted advertisements and malware.
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    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    Browser extension that blocks newsletter pop-ups, Chat boxes, "Install our app" toolbars, "Allow notifications" pop-ups, Let us know your location" pop-ups, Survey and opinion pop-ups, Sticky video boxes in the corner and more.
  3. Technitium DNS Server is an open source tool that can be used as a personal local DNS server for privacy & security. It includes Ad blocking feature combined with DNS-over-TLS and DNS-over-HTTPS support.
  4. Hosts file are a useful redundancy when coupled with ad blockers like uBlock Origin and uMatrix - while debugging or 'Temporarily Allow All on this Site' with Noscript can open you up to underlying attacks or privacy intrusions.
  5. BlockBear is a really simple, often adorable app that blocks ads and protects your privacy from within Safari.
  6. Mute Ad/promotions from Accuradio & Spotify Android.
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    A zero logging DNS with support for DNS-over-HTTPS & DNS-over-TLS.
  7. Browse the web like it should be – free of nags to accept cookies or privacy invasive tracking. It's tiny, fast, free, open, secure and without any access to your data.
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    AdClear is the premier non-root adblocker for Android users. AdClear’s technology filters out advertisers before they invade your browsing or app experience.
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    AdFender gives you a faster, less cluttered and more private web surfing experience.
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  8. Ghostery Dawn is a web browser that prioritizes privacy and speed. The latest addition to Ghostery’s privacy suite, Ghostery Dawn integrates new and existing privacy features under one roof.
  9. A small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server). Polipo can be used in place of ad-filtering, privacy-enhancing proxies such as Junkbuster, Privoxy or WWWOFFLE.

    Discontinued

    From the official website, "Polipo is obsolete. When it was first written, Polipo was probably the best HTTP proxy available. Since then, the web protocols have changed, and Polipo hasn't kept up — it has no support for HTTP/2.0 or the WebSocket protocol. Polipo will no longer be maintained."

  10. A safer browsing experience, free of malware, distracting ads & invasive tracking.
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