uBlock Origin is a browser extension that is used to block ads as well as it includes filtering of contents. It is an open-source as well as a free tool for the users. Also, this extension was first released in the year 2014. The feature which sets itself different from other tools is that it maintains 100% transparency for the users. As it is an open-source then you can easily check its source code to thoroughly go through it. So, you can check it for any type of backdoors. Moreover, it has a feature that shows the statistical report within the extension. It will provide you with statistics about how the extension has performed in the current session in which you are currently using in the browser. Other than that, it is a cross-platform extension which means that it is available in multiple browsers. That includes the browser given below:
- Google Chrome.
- Mozilla Firefox.
- Opera Browser.
Furthermore, uBlock Origin has a feature through which it can easily block any type of trackers or tracking tools. It will directly protect your privacy. Because it won’t allow any trackers to track your behavior or any other type of personal information. Also, it is a pretty lightweight extension that won’t slow down your PC a bit. And, it is available in 49 different languages across the globe. There is a filter list in it which can easily be customizable.