How To Completely Disable Firefox Tiles (Including Tracking Features)

Here’s how to disable Mozilla Firefox’s ability to track your browsing history.

To Disable Mozilla Tiles Completely:
Start Firefox and open a new tab. Leave the top URL bar blank

Type about:config into the address bar, and click ok to alert message.
Type browser.newtab into the search bar.
Edit browser.newtab.url by changing it to about:blank.
Edit browser.newtabpage.directory.ping by removing its value, leaving it blank.
Edit browser.newtabpage.directory.source by removing its value, leaving it blank.

If you have followed the steps above correctly, your window should now look something like this*:
Disable Mozilla Tiles Completely

*A Mac screenshot on pcdoctor.co.uk? Now that is rare! – Ed.

Source: http://www.moxone.me/post?pid=5

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