Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack
You are Unregistered, please register to gain Full access.    
Advertisements


Reply
Thread Tools
Old 12-05-2015, 04:03 PM   #1
Nystagmus
Savage Mad Cunt
Nystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MCNystagmus is a savage MC
Nystagmus's Avatar
Planet Earth; 2017 AD.
Posts: 3,806
MC Status: 65260
Thanks: 3,367
Thanked 1,305 Times in 985 Posts
Icon3 Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack

Quote:
To enable Tracking Protection in Firefox 35 and later,
visit about:config and set privacy.trackingprotection.enabled to true.
You'll then see a shield icon to the left of the addressbar.
You can use this as an ON|OFF toggle control for the feature.

The hack has been tested and is shown to reduce page bandwidth and decrease page load times usually without breaking site functionalities. It has some advantages over Ad Block Plus and yet doesn't interfere with it either. The two can coexist.

Here's the brief PDF file from the researchers that explains the costs and benefits thoroughly: http://ieee-security.org/TC/SPW2015/...mission_32.pdf

http://lifehacker.com/turn-on-tracki...-lo-1706946166

Advertisements


------------------
Mutually-Assured Survival is preferred.

Be a false negative of yourself !
Nystagmus is offline   Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2015, 06:16 PM   #2
Lug
Soxdix
Lug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MCLug is a savage MC
Lug's Avatar
Age: 28
Posts: 7,130
MC Status: 80984430
Thanks: 4,978
Thanked 3,884 Times in 2,525 Posts
Re: Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack

that's great, nys, thanks!

------------------
( o)<
|vv|
Lug is offline   Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2015, 06:28 PM   #3
Evelon
Evelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MCEvelon is a savage MC
Evelon's Avatar
Posts: 7,564
MC Status: 214387298
Thanks: 878
Thanked 2,777 Times in 1,735 Posts
Re: Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack

Thanks!

------------------
Evelon is offline   Thanks Reply With Quote
Thanks to Evelon
Nystagmus (01-25-2017)
Old 12-18-2015, 07:12 AM   #4
vashima
vashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MCvashima is a savage MC
vashima's Avatar
Pocatello, Idaho
Age: 28
Posts: 677
MC Status: 13410
Thanks: 1,111
Thanked 268 Times in 206 Posts
Re: Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack

nice find man!
vashima is offline   Thanks Reply With Quote
Thanks to vashima
Nystagmus (01-25-2017)
Old 12-23-2015, 06:51 AM   #5
badmotor
Savage Mad Cunt
badmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MCbadmotor is a savage MC
badmotor's Avatar
Posts: 1,021
MC Status: 30460
Thanks: 478
Thanked 609 Times in 383 Posts
Re: Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack

Totally trying this, thanks.

Advertisements


------------------
badmotor is offline   Thanks Reply With Quote
Thanks to badmotor
Nystagmus (01-25-2017)

Another Successful FireFox Speed and Privacy Hack Tags
firefox, hack, privacy, speed, tracking
Reply


Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What YOU consider successful soundscape/ambient music. nande Ambient / Downtempo 50 10-28-2013 09:08 PM
FIrefox update Duchamp The Side Room 6 05-26-2013 09:49 PM
Grrr to Firefox (Hi) Oatbag Introduce Yourself 7 04-07-2013 04:08 AM
Are you seeking Internet Privacy? knarf909 The Side Room 7 03-31-2012 11:17 AM
Being paid for losing privacy? NeuralPunk The Side Room 31 02-16-2012 09:49 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:20 PM.


Electronic Music Forums

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.