The Finds

Internet Surfing Tools {Free!}

Internet Surfing Tools {Free!}If your young people (or you!) spend any time at all on the Internet, you’ll appreciate these free customizable Internet ad- and flash-blocking tools.

Adblock Plus
Free. Stable.  Easy to install and configure.  Two-thumbs up!  This app is platform-independent and works with Foxfire, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari, Android, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird.

You’ll want to check your “Filter Preferences,” and choose a default filter list.   (You might also uncheck the “Allow some non-intrusive advertising” button).

Adding images/ads you wish to block is as simple as right-clicking on the image, scrolling down to “AdBlock Plus: Block Image…,” and choosing one of the options listed.