Motherboard: Firefox’s New Plugin Blocks Facebook from Collecting Users’ Data When They’re Not on the Site

Motherboard: Firefox’s New Plugin Blocks Facebook from Collecting Users’ Data When They’re Not on the Site. “In the wake of the Facebook data scandal, many users are only now realizing just how insidious the social network’s data-collection techniques are. Facebook is collecting information on its users even when they’re not on the site itself, which is why Mozilla has introduced a new browser plugin for Firefox that blocks Facebook from doing just that.”