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How do some apps get past ad blocking?

I'm already using LBE Privacy Guard, AdAway and Droidwall to strictly control ads and app permissions. (All of them require root to run). Droidwall has a whitelist where only apps that actually fetch ...
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Phone is being overrun with ads

Whenever I switch on my Internet every morning I get a page which opens up with applications and games that aren't from the Play Store and I see a message that says my phone has stopped outside ...
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Genymotion and video ads

I run Android 4.4.4 in Genymotion. I installed the Google Apps, which include Google Play. Through Google Play I installed the game Sky Force 2014. Why can't I click on the button in the red ...
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GPay - Where did that come from?

Have noticed over the past few days, random pop up ads on my phone. Upon closing the pop up, I get "Gpay has stopped working" and the app closes. I didn't install this, and have removed a recent app ...
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EL PAIS app - how to avoid pub?

Android 4.4.4 Motorola G 4G In EL PAIS app, when connected to a WIFI and the app activated, I get pop ups with publicity both whole page (I have to click on an X to close them) and on the lower part ...
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Which file is the new Google Ad ID saved in?

Regarding Google's new Ad Id, has anyone found which Linux file it is stored on KitKat? I'm rooted.
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What's causing the full screen Google adverts?

Today I'm seeing several fullscreen banners in my Android phone. They occupy the entire screen so the top bar is not visible when those adverts are shown. The bottom part of the screen says they're ...
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What is track.dovelane.com and how do I get rid of it?

Sometimes I get popups for something that claims to be a virus cleaner that redirects me to track.dovelane.com and the again to the play store page for an app called clean master. ...