How ad-blockers work ?

2019-03-29T14:22:30+01:00 February 18th, 2019|Categories: Discover|Tags: , , , |

Main principles Ad-blockers are web-browser extensions that prevent the loading of undesired content, usually advertisements. Sometimes the content is still loaded but simply hidden from the user. These extensions are piece of code that interact with the web-browser and the browser engine. So first, what is the browser engine ? Browser engines are the main software component of every web-browser. Its role is to transform HTML (the code language used to construct your web page) and other resources into the actual webpage that users see. To make it simple, it takes the complicated stuff and transform it into a [...]