WebCott Auto Boycotter Version History

13 versions

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Version 0.4.7 11.1 kB Works with Firefox 32.0 and later

Removed blocking Microsoft (without a universal partnership it's easy to avoid their sites if you want to).
Removed Not on Linux. Most major sites support us now.
Removed some false positives sites..

Hoping to be the last version before rebuilding with Jetpack, which should make things easier.

Version 0.4.6 7.2 kB Works with Firefox 32.0 and later

Removed some websites that triggered accidentally.
Cleared a lot of websites that have an alexa score >1 million.
Not on linux category looks like it might be going soon, very few items left.

Version 0.4.5 7.3 kB Works with Firefox 27.0 and later

Minor: Switched displaying redirect page to HTTPS

Version 0.4.4 7.3 kB Works with Firefox 21.0 and later

Removed one site that was mostly false positives.

Version 0.4.3 7.4 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

fixed unblocking specific sites
removed ping support

Version 0.4.2 7.5 kB Works with Firefox 17.0 and later

Switched to using website to display boycott message. Just migrated, hoping to add dynamic content later.
Removed GE media sites to Comcast.

First try at privacy policy:
Privacy Policy: we track items for the sole purpose of improving WebCott and it's related missions. At no point will that ever mean sharing information with third parties. Some information is made available from Mozilla to us, that information is obviously available to Mozilla. If information is incredibly beneficial to our mission then we would only share it in a completely public manner following the best available anonymization techniques.

Version 0.4.1 12.3 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

Cleaned up a ton of code, images, and more.

Version 0.4 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

Cleaned up WebCott refocusing on core boycott functions.
Moved preferences to in-line.
Fixed compatibility issues with HTTPS Everywhere.

Version 0.3.15 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

Getting a little closer to have a more seamless experience, with less bad blank pages.
Removed AOL properties from TimeWarner as they have split.

Version 0.3.14 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

Worked around issues with Google, Google News, and Duck Duck Go. Was hoping I would figure out a better solutions but it's been too long and this improves WebCott a lot.

Version 0.3.12 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.4 and later

New version hoping for full pass

Version 0.3.11 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.4 and later

Version 0.3.9 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.4 and later

Fixed some formatting issues
Added Boycotting facebook support
Made preferences more readable
Added ability to turn off blocking sites that include blocked sites content
Made "Ping" Async