Former Mozilla exec: Google has sabotaged Firefox for years

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    Former Mozilla exec: Google has sabotaged Firefox for years


    A former high-ranking Mozilla executive has accused Google of intentionally and systematically sabotaging Firefox over the past decade in order to boost Chrome's adoption.

    He is not the first Firefox team member to come forward and make such accusations in the past eight months; however, his allegations span far beyond current events and accuse Google of carrying out a coordinated plan that involved introducing small bugs on its sites that would only manifest for Firefox users.

    OOPS AFTER OOPS
    Johnathan Nightingale, a former General Manager and Vice President of the Firefox group at Mozilla, described these issues as "oopses."



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    Sure they did, I would not put anything past them.
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    Johnathan Nightingale said:
    I'm all for 'don't attribute to malice what can be explained by incompetence. . .

    Yup. . . .

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