Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 14th Mar 2013 10:26 UTC
Google In all honesty, this has taken far longer than I anticipated. Google, the world's largest internet advertising company, has removed several popular ad-blocking tools from the Play Store. While they are technically in the right to do so - they violate the Play Store developer distribution agreement - it's still a bit of a dick move. Luckily, though, unlike some other platforms, you can easily sideload the adblockers onto your Android device.
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RE[3]: Comment by Nelson
by Laurence on Thu 14th Mar 2013 15:15 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by Nelson"
Laurence
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I'm aware of that (having been an full time Android user since v1.5) and entirely agree with you. But it still amounts to what I already said, that Android is open source and more open than most other mobile platforms but fully open like many people assume / expect.

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