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Um, chrome is doing the embrace and extinguish now under the guise of standards. Essentially they flood standards bodies with unending half assed specs that make it difficult for smaller browsers (Mozilla, opera, qt, etc) to keep up. Then make their properties depend on those half assed features.

While at the same time making sure those new specs also aid their primary business of spying on and tracking users without consent. Then saying any browsers that don’t support those abusive features are holding back the web.

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