There's a myth
providers in its
configuration. For example, in a
discussion 5% of the comments were people asserting it did, and
another 5% were people responding to them to assert that it doesn't.
To confirm, it doesn't:
You can test this yourself:
If you've added any extensions create a fresh profile, so you can test the default
Open Developer Tools
Open the Networking panel
Visit a site with analytics (ex: jefftk.com)
Observe pings being sent (ex: google-analytics.com/j/collect?...)
Firefox does have an "Enhanced
Tracking Protection" mode, but it's not enabled by default.
Additionally, Firefox users are likely disproportionately blocking
ads, which also block
I wonder how much good work like this there is on configurations (default or otherwise), and where it might be found.