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    I find the lobste.rs summary on the frontpage for this article mildly entertaining:

    Your system doesn’t meet the requirements to run Firefox.

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      In case anyone else is confused on how to get this, it’s called “Show Story Previews” - which you can set here under “Miscellaneous Settings”

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        TIL about this feature, thank you! I’m not sure if I’ll keep it on but it’s still cool :-)

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        This submission is just a download link for a well-known browser, as part of an ad campaign for Firefox. I don’t think we would accept this for a commercial product, right?

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          The vote-to-comment ratio on this post (44:4) suggests that this isn’t really more interesting than a download link. What is there really to discuss?

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            I’m disappointed. I clicked it hoping there would be a side by side comparison showing me how I can replicate my day to day browsing behaviour in Firefox.

            I’m assuming the majority of votes on this link came from people who agree with the sentiment and didn’t actually click through.

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              I’m assuming the majority of votes on this link came from people who agree with the sentiment and didn’t actually click through.

              yep, “chrome’s bad and Firefox is good” is definitely not what makes lobsters interesting to read. This is effectively spam or off-topic, not even better than just posting a link to the Firefox installer.

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            Or better still, instead of going through all of https://spyware.neocities.org/guides/firefox.html and more to remove the sneaky bits from the “sponsor” of Mozilla, perhaps jump right into a privacy respecting https://www.waterfox.net/ - though I recommend the v68 alpha from https://www.waterfox.net/releases .

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              Thanks! Hadn’t heard of waterfox before. Looks like https://github.com/intika/Librefox may be a good option for some as well.

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                Wow, also great to know! And then, there’s https://www.gnu.org/software/gnuzilla/ from the FSF, that I’d love to try. Alas for me though, they are rather stringent about the technology of the build, so there’s no binary for the Mac :-(

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              Except that page lies, it doesn’t import saved passwords or autofill values and (more annoying that anythings) sticks my bookmarks in a subfolder ‘from chrome’

              Note, I think the saved passwords may be due to a chromium vs chrome thing but still.