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Mozilla confirms it won’t cripple Manifest V2 ad blockers in Firefox

January 18, 2023

Via: TechSpot

Mozilla has released the latest version of its Firefox web browser, explaining that its users will not experience any limitation to extension capabilities like the ones being introduced in Chrome. The open source foundation is indeed embracing the much debated Manifest V3 technology, without abandoning the features needed by the most powerful ad blocking extensions available today.

Manifest V3 is a new API created by Google as a more secure alternative to Manifest V2 for Chrome extensions, but many developers have expressed concerns about the stricter limitations that could make ad blocking tools much less useful than they are today.

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