Content Blocker / Adblocker Comparison – How to improve your privacy, speed, data and battery life?

On an average news site you visit, there are around 40-100 different trackers and 20-40 ads being loaded. This slows down your experience by 2-3x and costs even more in data allowance. With recent iOS 9 release, it’s become easier than ever to make your experiences better on mobile – ad free, tracking free with improved speed, reductions in data and battery usage.

0:30 What does content blocking mean?

1:10 Why is it important and why traditional publishers don’t want to talk about it?

03:15 – Experience without ads and comparison between Peace, Crystal and Purify

04:10 Future of content monetisation


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Story/Camera/Editing: Sander Saar


By Sander

Sander is passionate about media and technology, helping companies with strategy, product and growth. Currently consulting Red Bull Media House with strategy and growth as well as Moonbug, a $145M fund to create and distribute inspiring kids content, with business strategy. Previously futurist and led non-linear strategy at Disney after heading strategy and growth at Maker Studios internationally. Before that product manager ​at Verizon Media Group (AOL) and video distribution network Goviral. Early on he helped Europe's largest seed investment fund Seedcamp​ and organized hackathons in Africa with Garage48​.