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BlockBear Alternatives

BlockBear is described as 'really simple, often adorable app that blocks ads and protects your privacy from within Safari' and is a Ad Blocker in the web browsers category. There are more than 50 alternatives to BlockBear for a variety of platforms, including Google Chrome, Firefox, Online / Web-based, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is uBlock Origin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like BlockBear are AdGuard, Adblock Plus, Privacy Badger and AdAway.

BlockBear alternatives are mainly Ad Blockers but may also be Privacy Tools or DNS Resolvers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of BlockBear.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • iPhone
  • iPad
  • Safari

BlockBear is a really simple, often adorable app that blocks ads and protects your privacy from within Safari.

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  1. uBlock Origin icon

    uBlock Origin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Pale Moon
    • Thunderbird
    • Opera
    • Chromium
    • Firefox

    An efficient blocker for Chromium and Firefox. Fast and lean.

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  2. AdGuard icon

    AdGuard

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    AdGuard is the best way to get rid of intrusive ads and online tracking, and to protect your computer from malware. Make your web surfing faster, safer and more comfortable with AdGuard!.

    Very good app for blocking ads. Use it!


  3. Adblock Plus icon

    Adblock Plus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Internet Explorer
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to - among other things - block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware.

    Adding a filter
  4. Privacy Badger is a browser-add on tool that analyzes sites to detect and disallow content that tracks you in an objectionable, non-consensual manner.

    Overview of Privacy Badger extension
  5. AdAway icon

    AdAway

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    An ad blocker that uses the hosts file. The hosts file contains a list of mappings between hostnames and IP addresses. When an app requests an ad, that request is directed to 127.0.0.1 which does nothing.

    Screenshot


  6. NextDNS icon

    NextDNS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • UC Browser
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    NextDNS protects you from all kinds of security threats, blocks ads and trackers on websites and in apps and provides a safe and supervised Internet for kids — on all devices and on all networks.

    Screenshot
  7. AdBlock icon

    AdBlock

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Firefox

    We built AdBlock to provide a worry-free and distraction-free Internet experience for everyone. It is used by tens of millions of users worldwide on all major browsers in more than 30 languages.

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  8. SponsorBlock icon

    SponsorBlock

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    SponsorBlock is an open-source crowdsourced browser extension and open API for skipping sponsor segments in YouTube videos.

    Screenshot
  9. Unified hosts file with base extensions icon

    Unified hosts file with base extensions

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

     Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

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  10. Wipr icon

    Wipr

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Safari

    Content blocker for Safari and iOS 9.

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