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    Amazon Music app, like Zoom, can automatically be launched from web pages without any user interaction. The way this works is through a local web server, accepting HTTP requests from web pages to, for example, instantly launch the Amazon Music app to play a particular song. This bypasses the built-in safety net in browsers that seek confirmation from users before launching an application.

    What the hell is wrong with this world?

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      The road to hell is no longer paved with good intentions, it’s paved with convenience

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        Having a general-purpose computing device cuts both ways…

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        My coworker says this is the revenge for the r removing native browser plug-ins APIs (e.g., npapi)