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Quote from: STEPHEN SHANKLAND
AUGUST 29, 2019 9:50 AM PDT
Mozilla Chief Executive Chris Beard will resign at the end of 2019 after more than five years of leading the nonprofit behind Firefox. His tenure includes the expansion of the organization's focus beyond the web browser and a new priority on preserving our privacy against pervasive online tracking[...]

Dwindling number of Firefox users
Meanwhile, the number of Firefox monthly users has declined, gradually and steadily. Over the last two years, it's dipped from about 310 million people to 239 million, according to Mozilla statistics[...]

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Re: Mozilla CEO resigns, opening the door for more changes for Firefox
« Reply #1 on: August 30, 2019, 01:15:02 am »
The ever fewer users is sad. I love Firefox and I depend heavily on my synced tabs and history.

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Re: Mozilla CEO resigns, opening the door for more changes for Firefox
« Reply #2 on: August 30, 2019, 01:53:23 pm »
Firefox will always be my browser. The others don't even come to close it.
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Re: Mozilla CEO resigns, opening the door for more changes for Firefox
« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2019, 06:35:28 pm »
I just got comfortable using Fx, again, after years of disgust.

I hope the new CEO doesn't screw the pooch*...  :)


* Definition of screw the pooch. Verb. to make an irreparable (possibly tragic) mistake. Originated in the US Air Force.

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Re: Mozilla CEO resigns, opening the door for more changes for Firefox
« Reply #4 on: August 30, 2019, 06:48:55 pm »
He'd better not or the internet is screwed the pooch.
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