@info_activism If only Mozilla was a company one could trust when caring about privacy. Their browser has been a nightmare for years, and they're only making it worse every other update.

@tyil @info_activism Wait wut, what's so bad about Mozilla?

@Gina @info_activism Oh boy, where do I start. Let’s just start with a couple main issues I have with them:

They destroyed customization in Firefox (by forcing the “new”, very limited WebExtensions), which was the prime reason for most people to use it to begin with;
Installed AddOns in Firefox forcibly in user’s browsers without their consent (you can read about the Looking Glass debacle for an instance of this). Maybe you can also remember that one time they broke all addons in existence by “forgetting” to update their signing keys;
Firefox by default sends out a metric shitton of metrics all the time which can uniquely identify users (I have 97 configuration changes to alter this, but you can’t really expect your average user to know these, and I don’t think anyone that is in favour of user privacy should even set this as a default).

Now, I don’t think there are better alternatives out there in the browser field (though ungoogled-chromium actually seems to be more privacy-friendly by default, I haven’t actually tried it yet), but having blind faith in Mozilla seems like a very silly thing to do in any case.

@Gina @info_activism @tyil Google as default search page, introducing more and more centralized services like Pocket.
@clacke @Gina @info_activism The list goes on, really. They keep making decisions that go directly against the user's interests, and they've been doing it for years by now. It's getting harder every release to keep Firefox sane.
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