> Comment #12337
You can use the symbols at the bottom-right of each add-on to verify if it has overlapping functionality. The section, "Common Ways You're Being Tracked" also shows which symbol is associated with each function.
Location services requested by your browser are for tailoring pages to your specific locale. An example would be similar to visiting craigslist.com and having it default to your city. Although it's convenient, for most browsers, they don't make it clear how this data is handled.
DuckDuckGo Community Manager
5 years and 2 months ago
Keep in Touch
© DuckDuckGo. The search engine that doesn't track you.
Login with Github
Forgot your password?
Don't have an account?
Report this content for:
Attempting to drive traffic to a website by posting off-topic links to a personal/business website.
Insulting or provocative (and not in a good way).
Lewd or offensive language.
Post is entirely unrelated to the topic being discussed.
Post is likely copy/pasted from another website and was meant for blackhat SEO.
Enter your own description of the flagged post.