I suggest you ...

Stop execution of background tabs

Add global or per tab option to stop execution of tabs you are not watching.

Badly written javascript code or flash, for example, hog the cpu.

Why execute those bits of code when you are not watching?

Most of the time you do not need code or flash executing in the background.

This is not a new idea, this is what Android do (except for explicit declared background tasks).

So it would be nice to have a global option or a per tab option to enable disable execution in the background.

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      • F. Uck You OperandisF. Uck You Operandis commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I suggest you ...developers...just Fuck Off with this AUTOFUCKINGMATIC self-loading tabs issue!

        I bet you just sit there and laugh BIG TIME of us suckers who use this shitty Web-reader you created after you sniffed a few stripes!

        I even bet you don't use this shitty web-reader you're self, because of this problem, and use Madzilla Problemfox you too!

        What is your problem???

        Why don't you fix this issue???

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I just googled whether this is possible. This is really needed.
        But it should be optional, sometimes I'd like to have a tab continue processing something.

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