March 26th, 2020

Replying to a tweet from @TimoTijhof

That’s only true if the website has been added to the home screen (which is very, very rare). Most websites using service workers (and almost all progressive web apps) are badly affected by this drastic change.

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Timo Tijhof

@jonathandavis Right, including any site with a SW would be too easily abused. It’s time browsers do better to make it approachable and understandable to have home screen web apps then? Until then this breakage seems the only way forward for privacy and user control.

# Posted by Timo Tijhof on Thursday, March 26th, 2020 at 2:40pm

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