Safeguard news reading experience
What is newshelper?
newshelper is a Firefox add-on by Wildsky. This add-on has 18 daily active users The latest version, 1.6.0, was updated 6 years ago.
Version: 1.6.0 (Last updated: 2017-11-08)
Creation date: 2017-11-08
Weekly download count: NaN
Firefox on Android: Yes
Manifest version: 2
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge
Other rankings#109 in news keyword #171 in experience keyword
In this age of flooding misinformation, News Helper use the power of crowd-sourcing to provide a platform for all to report dubious or down-right untrue news articles. Using the browser extension to monitor every news site, the News Helper will timely remind you to keep an critical eye when reading news off the internet. We hope that collectively we can maintain a quality news reading experience online.
newshelper requires a number of risky permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install newshelper if you trust the publisher.
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newshelper has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.