Q: We have a family need to create Facebook accounts for ourselves to enable contact with certain relatives. We are loath to do this. I just don’t trust Facebook very much.
We use Firefox as our browser and have it set to delete cookies upon exit. We also have the DuckDuckGo browser add-on, which at least blocks trackers.
I see Firefox has a Containers add-on where designated web sites are launched in a “protected” environment. Cookies and such will be loaded in an isolated space then deleted upon exit from the site.
Do you have any info or opinion on this containers feature?
— Alan Caswell, Seattle
A: You sound like me.
Yes, I like Firefox’s Multi-Account Containers. Here’s why.
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