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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #4995 on: July 30, 2020, 04:55:59 PM »
This may be of help to those using Firefox.
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Problems your your font size again, size 2px and not size 2, I modified the quoted text
For me, font size is 10 and It's showing up fine?


Believe me the original wasn't, I change the quoted text, but you have since changed the original (after my post) and that looks fine.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #4996 on: August 01, 2020, 10:23:40 AM »
How to improve your privacy in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Edge and Brave

Edited to remove tagging from hyperlink. Sorry guys. :-[
@rocksteady
  You should always hover over any link or hyperlink before clicking, anyway. As we see here, the destination can be easily modified.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #4997 on: August 01, 2020, 10:31:25 AM »
@Simion,
Links like yours above that only show a title but not the destination webpage (unless you mouse hover) are not nice.
Prefer this:
https://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-improve-browser-privacy-in-chrome-safari-firefox-edge-brave

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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #4998 on: August 01, 2020, 11:05:48 AM »
@Simion,
Links like yours above that only show a title but not the destination webpage (unless you mouse hover) are not nice.
Prefer this:
https://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-improve-browser-privacy-in-chrome-safari-firefox-edge-brave

Hovering the mouse over the text shows the underlying link.

But what I don't like about that link is all of the tag cr4p after it.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5000 on: August 09, 2020, 02:45:52 PM »
Drive and Listen

https://driveandlisten.herokuapp.com/
Seems to work best in Firefox.Also working in the Avast Secure Browser
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5001 on: August 09, 2020, 03:49:36 PM »
Sunrise 8-9-2020
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5002 on: August 09, 2020, 04:23:50 PM »
Drive and Listen
<snip image>
https://driveandlisten.herokuapp.com/
Seems to work best in Firefox.Also working in the Avast Secure Browser


Not sure what we are supposed to see & hear, all I saw was static (like white noise image simulation).  Had to disable uMatrix add-on in Firefox before I could see it.  Weird when you increase traffic speed to x2.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5003 on: August 09, 2020, 04:36:11 PM »
You took a screenshot from an early post. I've revised it. Please take another look.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5004 on: August 09, 2020, 04:46:43 PM »
You took a screenshot from an early post. I've revised it. Please take another look.
Drive and Listen

https://driveandlisten.herokuapp.com/
Seems to work best in Firefox.Also working in the Avast Secure Browser


OK that works with Firefox and uMatrix enabled (and uTube iframe enabled) once the country is selected.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5005 on: August 09, 2020, 05:08:11 PM »
Those two options must be enabled by default since I haven't made any changes to Firefox.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #5006 on: August 09, 2020, 06:33:49 PM »
Those two options must be enabled by default since I haven't made any changes to Firefox.

It also depends on what your Firefox settings for Privacy & Protection, mine are on the Standard setting. It also depends on what security add-ons you have installed, I have uBlock Origin and uMatrix, which blocks 3rd party iFrames by default.
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