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A Firefox marketing stunt for ‘Mr. Robot’ went wrong when people thought they’d actually downloaded a virus





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  • Firefox users are upset after a marketing deal with “Mr. Robot” made some users think they had accidentally infected their computers.
  • Mozilla pushed a mysterious add-on for Firefox called “Looking Glass 1.0.3,” with no description other than “MY REALITY IS JUST DIFFERENT THAN YOURS,” causing concern.
  • Some Firefox fans, and at least one employee, say that it was a breach of trust with Mozilla.

Users of the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser are up in arms after a viral marketing stunt for the hit hacker drama “Mr. Robot” made them think they had somehow accidentally downloaded a real-world virus.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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