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Everybody Chill

Everybody Chill

Tumblr Says Browser Extensions Are A-OK, Despite Changes to Terms of Service

(xkcd.com/1025/)

Last week, Jeremy Cutler, developer of the popular Tumblr add-on Missing e, wrote a blog post that garnered 13,341 notes. “Your Freedom To Use Your Browser Is Under Attack,” he declared, pointing users to a draft of Tumblr’s new terms of service (the same update that will ban blogs about anorexia and cutting). The draft of the new terms appeared to say Tumblr could terminate the accounts of people who use browser extensions.

But after a few days of drama–what do you expect, it’s Tumblr–the company has clarified that it will not be cracking down on browser extensions. Read More