Beloved browser extension acquired by non-beloved antivirus firm
news.movim.eu / ArsTechnica · Friday, 16 September, 2022 - 17:49
"Damn, this is the **** bro, it saved like 50 minutes of my gaming time lol," reads one review on the tool's Microsoft Edge Add-Ons page .
The tone changed when the solo developer posted " GREAT NEWS " on the extension's website. Avast, a giant in cybersecurity that just completed an $8.1 billion merger with NortonLifeLock , would acquire the 10-year-old software for an undisclosed price.