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Review

TextBuster

The TextBuster system makes good on its promise to bust text-messaging and apps, but paying hardware prices for what's basically a software solution is a hard pill to swallow.

By May. 1, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating May. 1, 2013

MSRP: $179.00

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Google yanks ad-blocker apps from Google Play

A handful of app developers receive notices from the Web giant saying that their ad-blocking software "interferes with or accesses another service or product in an unauthorized manner."

By Mar. 13, 2013

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Ad tracking 'blocker' comes to iOS 6

Apple's UDID is soon to be dead to advertisers, replaced by the Advertising Identifier. With it, you'll be able to limit targeted ads in iOS 6, but it won't be fully functional at first.

By Sep. 14, 2012

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Zeta blocker: HTC may have a 2.5GHz, quad-core smartphone

A new report claims HTC is readying a killer handset with a 4.5-inch display, quad-core processor and other key features.

By Nov. 16, 2011

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Ep. 1008: China delays pr0k-blocker

China has delayed required installation of Green Dam Youth Escort, but we find out it does a better job blocking pork than porn. Whew. Protect those kids from the piggies! Also a big win for remote cable DVRs! And the Pirate Bay got sold. You can sell it?

By Jun. 30, 2009

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Pop-up blocker no longer working: Not just Safari, 10.3.8, or Macs

Pop-up blocker no longer working: Not just Safari, 10.3.8, or Macs

By Feb. 18, 2005

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Buzz Out Loud 1008: China delays pr0k-blocker

China has delayed required installation of Green Dam Youth Escort, but we find out it does a better job blocking pork than porn. Whew. Protect those kids from the piggies! Also a big win for remote cable DVRs! And the Pirate Bay got sold. You can sell

By Jun. 30, 2009

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Mac OS X 10.3.8 (#7): Pop-up blocker in Safari broken; Routers and slow network performance: Downgrading firmware; more

Mac OS X 10.3.8 (#7): Pop-up blocker in Safari broken; Routers and slow network performance: Downgrading firmware; more

By Feb. 17, 2005

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Change to Twitter's blocking policy has users up in arms

Blocking someone used to mean that they could no longer follow you. But now it means you can't see their Twitter activity, but they can see yours.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Ad blockers get ad-group exec's blood boiling (Q&A)

The Interactive Advertising Bureau doesn't like how tens of millions of people use ad-blocking software. IAB's general counsel has a counterattack: block the blockers.

By Apr. 4, 2014