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How the hell does Firefox know what I'm about to search for?

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This is very scary

I was watching a couple PS5 game play videos on Youtube so I open a new tab because I was going to type " When will PS5 be cheaper " well I typed when will and the first suggestion that came down was " When will PS5 be cheaper "

HOW THE HELL did Firefox know that is what I was going to search for? SO f'n scary

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Hello there. I assume It's not Firefox. Whenever you visit a website, they usually want you to accept their cookies & track your activity. Hence the ads. And it's not only you, others also might've searched "When will PS5 be cheaper" so it becomes the Prioritized suggestion.

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Hi happyskunky,

Can you check if you have Search engine suggestion enabled? To learn more about this feature, please read Search suggestions in Firefox.

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