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release-2021.11.23.1
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Highlights:

  • Improved widget replacement system to better handle Google reCAPTCHA. Privacy Badger replaces potentially useful widgets with placeholders. These replacements protect privacy while letting you restore the original widget whenever you want it or need it for the page to function.
  • Improved tracking script surrogation system to work across more websites. Script surrogates protect privacy while avoiding site breakages.
  • Fixed display of non-tracking domains
  • Added more widget replacement placeholders and fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Persian, Brazilian Portuguese, European Portuguese, Swedish)

Full changeset: release-2021.8.17...release-2021.11.23.1

release-2021.8.17
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Bug fix release to fix link clicking on various websites: e1f32a3

Full changeset: release-2021.8.11...release-2021.8.17

release-2021.8.11
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  • Improved buttons in the popup: Disable and Report are larger and use less text, Donate is now a link
  • Removed "Prevent WebRTC from leaking local IP address" from the options page. If you previously enabled this setting, it remains available for now. However, the setting is now deprecated and will be removed in a future update. To learn more, visit #2782.
  • Improved dark theme in Chrome
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Esperanto, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Swedish, Ukrainian)

Full changeset: release-2021.6.8...release-2021.8.11

release-2021.6.8
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Highlights:

  • Disabled Google's Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC). To learn more, visit https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/03/googles-floc-terrible-idea
  • Improved tracker detection and blocking by looking up known CNAME tracker aliases. Thanks to AdGuard for providing the CNAME DNS data behind this feature.
  • You can now see in the popup when first-party protections such as link unwrapping are active on the site you are on
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Added Greek and Hungarian translations
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Esperanto, Hebrew, Korean, European Portuguese, Turkish, Swedish)

Full changeset: release-2021.2.2...release-2021.6.8

release-2021.2.2
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Highlights:

  • Added a dark theme. To see it, enable dark mode in operating system or device preferences.
  • Added a section to the Widget Replacement tab on the options page to manage the list of widgets that were set to be always allowed on certain sites
  • Disabled network prefetching/preloading to improve privacy
  • Added replacements for Dailymotion and OK.ru video player widgets
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Czech, French, Hebrew)

Full changeset: release-2020.12.10...release-2021.2.2

release-2020.12.10
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  • Added a direct link to widget content to replacements for widgets like YouTube, Vimeo, SoundCloud and Spotify. You can click this link to watch a video (for example) without sharing the page you are on with the video provider.
  • Fixed "fbclid" tracking parameter removal on Facebook
  • Enabled Google Search link unwrapping on Firefox for Android
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Dutch, Esperanto, French, German, Hebrew, Polish, Russian, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian)

Full changeset: release-2020.10.7...release-2020.12.10

release-2020.10.7
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Highlights:

  • Disabled learning (by default) to address privacy concerns. Visit https://www.eff.org/badger-evolution to learn more.
  • Added support for Global Privacy Control, a new specification that lets you tell companies you'd like to opt out of data sharing and selling
  • Added a section to the options page to display the browser settings that Privacy Badger overrides for privacy reasons
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Dutch, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian)

Full changeset: release-2020.8.25...release-2020.10.7

release-2020.8.25
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Highlights:

  • Added a button to widget replacements to always allow a widget on a site
  • Improved scrolling of tracking domains on the options page
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Esperanto, Finnish, French, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish)

Full changeset: release-2020.7.21...release-2020.8.25

release-2020.7.21
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Highlights:

  • Improved broken site reporting screen in the popup
  • Refreshed the look of options page tabs
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Simplified Chinese, Danish, European Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish)

Full changeset: release-2020.6.29...release-2020.7.21

release-2020.6.29
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Highlights:

  • Added replacement placeholder for Disqus comments widgets
  • Fixed domain sliders on the options page not saving in some cases
  • Fixed slider changes on the options page resetting the list of domains, causing you to lose your place if you were scrolled down
  • Fixed domain slider tooltip display
  • Re-enabled custom tooltips in Firefox
  • Fixed various site breakages
  • Improved translations (Esperanto, Hebrew, Ukrainian)

Full changeset: release-2020.6.2...release-2020.6.29