How to block YT ads like a champ

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on /r/youtube

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  • WorkOS - The modern API for authentication & user identity.
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  • Piped

    An alternative privacy-friendly YouTube frontend which is efficient by design.

    [Piped](https://piped.video/) \- Piped has a clean UI as well. Offers 1080p Youtube which is nice to see. SponsorBlock is also avalible as well. You can also subscribe to individual channels.

  • NewPipe

    A libre lightweight streaming front-end for Android.

    [New Pipe](https://newpipe.net/) \- Another cool frontend for Youtube if you want to stay detached from Google. With lots of cool features like downloads, background playback and more!

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • uBlock-issues

    This is the community-maintained issue tracker for uBlock Origin

    The extension with the best success rate seems to be **uBlock Origin**. It is a community driven project with a team of volunteers, you can review the source code [here](https://github.com/gorhill/uBlock). You will need to update your filter lists regularly, this because Youtube changes detection methods daily. Here is how you do that:

  • FreeTube

    An Open Source YouTube app for privacy

    [FreeTube](https://freetubeapp.io/) \- Unlike the next 3, this will require a download, however it has a UI that looks closest to Youtube, downloads, 1080p and more! And is available on Linux as well.

  • AltStore

    AltStore is an alternative app store for non-jailbroken iOS devices.

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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