Shared post - Mozilla 2023 Annual Report: CEO pay skyrockets, while Firefox Marketshare nosedives

Earlier this year, Mozilla laid out their vision for the future of their organization – and it did not include Firefox.  The focus for the future of Mozilla – according to Mozilla – is primarily based around Artificial Intelligence services

I cannot be optimistic about this in any way.

Thunderbird (product that I use daily) is of course not very relevant nowadays. But Firefox? Yeah, small market, but the long standing alternative to business controlled web browsers shouldn’t go away. Should be main priority.

I want to believe they’ll keep it up and running. But I cannot blame them. Nobody cares about web browsers any more.

🏃a new humble personal best

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