Posts Tagged ‘facebook blocker’

Disable Major Third Party Tracking Services with Disconnect for Chrome

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

If you’re concerned about privacy, then this is a pretty useful add-on for Chrome …

Facebook Blocker which I reviewed yesterday made sure that some Facebook scripts cannot be executed on third party websites. That’s helpful among other things to disable tracking by the popular social networking site. The problem with the extension? It only covers Facebook when there are hundreds of other companies and services that do the same.


Facebook Blocker Extension – Block Facebook Scripts

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Here’s an interesting extension for Facebook users who are concerned about privacy …

Most weblogs and a lot of other websites have started to use Facebook scripts on their Internet pages. The most prominent script is Facebook Like, which displays a like button and the “likes” on the web page. Likes are basically votes for that page by Facebook users. There are other Facebook scripts, like recommendations for instance that can appear on websites as well.