Adblock 0.5 Development Build 1 Released
Sunday October 26th, 2003
Mel Reyes writes in with news that Adblock 0.5 Development Build 1 has been released: "This is an incredibly awesome upgrade, not only fixing a few bugs with Firebird integration, but also making it even easier to block any object on a page, including images, Flash, etc. with incredible regular expression matching."
#5 Needs whitelists
Tuesday October 28th, 2003 12:44 AM
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This is one of the most useful add-ons for Mozilla that I have seen. However it needs to block flash animations using whitelists, like Mozilla currently does for pop-ups, becuase most Flash animations are just irritating gimics, or adverts. It's only occasionally you come across a website that forces you to enter through the flash animation. If you try blocking Flash ads using blacklist you will need an infinate amount of filters.