iOS ad blockers might be messing with your online shopping

The side effect of at least a few of these apps is that it screws up shopping on the online versions of Sears and Walmart!
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Ads pay the bills for a lot of sites (including this one). But they can also be intrusive and with some of the tracking abilities available out there, a bit creepy. To combat some of that and to speed up page loads Apple introduced a Content Blocker feature for mobile Safari that allows third-party developers to create extensions that are “a fast and efficient way to block cookies, images, resources, pop-ups, and other content.” Apparently people really hate advertisements on the internet because ad blockers have rocketed to the top of the paid app section of the App Store.
Read more: http://www.engadget.com/2015/09/25/ios9-ad-blockers-shopping/
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