I currently use these settings and e.g. Privacy Possum becomes virtually unnecessary or may be replaced with EtagStoppa:It can also be used.
About: config. search, referer, by default it comes with 2. it changes to 0. and the page you visit doesn't know where you came from.
PP does block various referer headers - specifically set-cookie header, etag header, some fingerprinting, etc. . It is truly a Jack-of-all-trades. It is still useful in FF, but especially in Chromium.
Mozilla is laying off 250 people, about a quarter of its workforce, and plans to refocus some teams on projects designed to make money. The company will have roughly 750 employees going forward, a spokesperson confirmed.
The coronavirus pandemic “significantly impacted our revenue,” Mozilla CEO Mitchell Baker wrote in a blog post this morning. “As a result, our pre-COVID plan was no longer workable.”
Mozilla’s operations in Taipei will be closed as a result of the layoffs. The company didn’t otherwise say which teams will be impacted. Mozilla previously laid off 70 people in January, blaming the slow rollout of new revenue products, according to TechCrunch.
This is starting to look pretty bleak long term.
They killed entire threat management team. Mozilla is now without detection and incident response.
There's the issue that people donate but the money isn't used where it needs to be used.All Firefox users need to start supporting Mozilla instead of begging for more free products. Buy their services.