Explode the Web!
Originally published as a chapter the tutorial has now been updated and improved:
- Install this browser extension (Chrome or Firefox) to explode web pages with third party trackers.
- Read Browser Blowup: Explode Web Pages Containing Third-Party Trackers (2019).
- Follow the new tutorial to learn how to build your own browser extension.
Browser Blowup Tutorial
- 0-Introduction slides
- 1-Hello world! slides
- 2-Architecture and debugging slides
- 3-Working with the DOM slides
- 4-Create the explosion slides
This extension does not collect data.
Dietrick, Joelle, Gretta Louw, and Owen Mundy. “Browser Blowup: Explode Web Pages Containing Third-Party Trackers.” In Signal Culture Cookbook Vol.2, edited by Jason Bernagozzi, Vol. 2, 2019.