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Anonymous 04/05/2017 (Wed) 22:45:25 [Preview] No. 8244
Is it possible to read a user's twitter account without enabling javascript? The mobile and desktop versions are both now dependent on js.


Anonymous 04/06/2017 (Thu) 09:41:25 [Preview] No. 8245 del
I can read them just fine with javascript disabled.


Anonymous 04/06/2017 (Thu) 09:51:04 [Preview] No. 8246 del
You could try a third-party client. Twidge is a command line client. I don't remember exactly how it works, but it was useful for making a bot.


Anonymous 04/08/2017 (Sat) 01:17:38 [Preview] No. 8255 del
>>8245
In desktop mode how do you load a user's older tweets? They do not load without JS.


Anonymous 04/08/2017 (Sat) 12:05:02 [Preview] No. 8256 del
>>8255
You're right I can't.


Anonymous 04/09/2017 (Sun) 23:09:15 [Preview] No. 8281 del
>>8244
There's always this: https://twitrss.me/


Anonymous 04/11/2017 (Tue) 23:33:25 [Preview] No. 8295 del
>>8281
Not possible to view older tweets on this without JS.


Anonymous 04/16/2017 (Sun) 02:22:03 [Preview] No. 8332 del
twitter is proprietary and centralized. mastodon is the new hot shit


Anonymous 04/16/2017 (Sun) 20:20:50 [Preview] No. 8335 del
>>8332
this, internet is at a point where you can't use it productively without js


Anonymous 04/17/2017 (Mon) 16:03:18 [Preview] No. 8340 del
>>8335
nope, wikipedia still works without JS, and is pretty much one of the only useful things on the internet. ishyggdgygtt you dont think productivity means going on twitter


Anonymous 04/17/2017 (Mon) 17:08:13 [Preview] No. 8341 del
>>8335
Most things work without js, and those that don't are often not worth your time anyway.


Anonymous 04/24/2017 (Mon) 05:03:03 [Preview] No. 8384 del
>>8341

>Most things work without js, and those that don't are often not worth your time anyway.

This is a good point. When I used to encounter sites that required js to display at all, I'd usually enable js (which took several round of "Allow this..." since they all wanted to load additional shitty js) enough to at least read the content. Now I don't bother. People who aren't publishing garbage don't put it behind walls of js. And 99% of what's on Twitter is fucking garbage.


Anonymous 04/24/2017 (Mon) 21:27:14 [Preview] No. 8385 del
i dont see a point in disabling all javascript


Anonymous 04/25/2017 (Tue) 10:13:20 [Preview] No. 8391 del
>>8385
Here's my story.
At first it started as autism when I was using tor, but after a while I enjoyed viewing websites like actual documents.

I just opened chromium to use a javascript heavy site. I have ublock origin and umatrix configured, plus most settiings manually set so I can lock down the browser except javascript because that's the only thing I use it for.

Once I opened the site, I clicked somewhere out of sheer muscle behaviour, a small pop-up in the right corner appeared even though I have them disabled, then it maximized itself, then a new tab appeared, when trying to close the tab I was asked if I was sure I want to close the tab by chromium and when i closed the pop-up the entire browser crashed.

I can't handle this shit. Once qutebrowser gets whitelisting capabilties thanks to the new config rework maybe I'll whitelist some sites I visit really often but fuck all other sites.



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