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Ad Remover

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I finally succumbed to taking a trial of Ad Remover. It not on removes ads but blocks data phishing.
This is the report I shortly received -
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Ad Remover has blocked 892 tracking cookies from monitoring your online activity and reporting it to the following 32 companies:
Company Homepage # of Tracking Attempts
Google http://www.google.com/ 571
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ 111
Twitter https://twitter.com/ 30
Adobe http://www.adobe.com/ 18
Outbrain http://www.outbrain.com/ 15
Crazy Egg http://www.crazyegg.com/ 13
Chartbeat http://chartbeat.com/ 11
Taboola https://www.taboola.com/ 7
AddThis http://www.addthis.com/ 6
eXelate http://exelate.com/ 6
Brightcove http://www.brightcove.com/ 5
Hotjar https://www.hotjar.com 5
Nielsen http://www.nielsen.com/ 5
comScore http://www.comscore.com/ 5
AdSafe Media http://adsafemedia.com/ 4
HubSpot http://www.hubspot.com/ 4
reddit http://www.reddit.com/ 4
ShareThis http://sharethis.com/ 4
Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/ 3
Ensighten http://www.ensighten.com/ 3
Quantcast http://www.quantcast.com/ 3
Lotame http://www.lotame.com/ 2
Gigya http://www.gigya.com/ 2
Marketo http://www.marketo.com/ 2
Polar Mobile http://polarmobile.com 2
Moat http://www.moat.com/ 2
DG http://www.dgit.com/ 2
AppNexus http://www.appnexus.com/ 1
Krux http://www.krux.com/ 1
New Relic http://newrelic.com/ 1
Rubicon Project http://rubiconproject.com 1
Teads.tv http://teads.tv/ 1
Has anybody used this, and what have your experiences been?
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I use Adblock Plus and Do Not Track. They're very popular. I haven't heard of the one you mention, DW.

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