Category: Firefox

Mozilla Gets Serious About Firefox Memory Leaks

By | November 17, 2011 | 7 Comments

Mozilla Gets Serious About Firefox Memory Leaks

Blames add-ons for the majority of its problems.

Continuing its efforts to reduce Firefox memory leaks, Mozilla’s Justin Lebar has proposed a new approach, which should eliminate at least some of the issues with various add-ons.

Here is how it would work:
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Firefox 11 And Firefox 12 Features, Release Date

By | November 15, 2011 | 20 Comments

Firefox 11 And Firefox 12 Features, Release Date

What’s new and what to expect?

As people are getting used to the faster Mozilla Firefox release cycles, we have some news about the Firefox 11 and potentially Firefox 12 web browsers.
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Download Firefox 10 Alpha 2

By | November 15, 2011 | 5 Comments

Download Firefox 10 Alpha 2It looks like it’s been a busy week for Mozilla as it has just released the Alpha 2 version of Firefox 10.

Although it’s yet to include some of the anticipated features, such as: redesigned user interface and automatic bookmark import from Google Chrome web browser, Firefox 10 has implemented Anti-Aliasing for WebGL and few other goodies.
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Download Firefox 9 Beta

By | November 15, 2011 | 2 Comments

Download Firefox 9 BetaEven though the Final build of Firefox 8 web browser was released just little than a week ago, Mozilla has already began working on future versions and has now released the Firefox 9 Beta.

So what’s new?

There are couple of changes, the most significant being a newly added Type Interface, which drastically improves JavaScript performance.
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Firefox HTML5 PDF Reader Pictured

By | November 15, 2011 | 2 Comments

Firefox HTML5 PDF Reader Pictured

Back in the June, we’ve posted an article detailing the possibility of the built in PDF Reader in the Firefox web browser.

How is it different from any of its competitors? It uses HTML5 to render the documents.
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Internet Explorer: Forever Alone

By | November 14, 2011 | 8 Comments

Internet Explorer: Forever Alone

Via: Reddit

Download Firefox 8 Final

By | November 8, 2011 | 18 Comments

Download Firefox 8 FinalToday, Mozilla has released the Final version of Firefox 8 web browser for you to download.

Continuing its speedy release cycle, Firefox 8 includes a variety of changes and new web standards support. In addition to that, it now disables add-ons that are installed by a third party programs.

Here is a complete changelog:
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Tor: Online Anonymity Not So Anonymous After All

By | November 7, 2011 | 10 Comments

Tor: Online Anonymity Not So Anonymous After All

As you might know, the Anonymous group has declared a war on pedophiles and their “favorite” web sites. After releasing 190 IPs of alleged pedophiles, they also revealed how such data was collected.

Turns out, the TorButton (aka “The Honey Pawt”) has been modified to track usage of visits to the child pornography web sites and sent data back to Anonymous.
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Firefox 10 To Remove The “Forward” Button

By | November 4, 2011 | 24 Comments

Firefox 10 To Remove The Forward Button

Even though the final version of Firefox 10 is expected sometime in early 2012 and we are yet to see the Firefox 8 Final release, Mozilla has already cooking 10a1 nightly builds for you to play with.
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Internet Explorer Falls Below 50% Market Share Mark

By | November 2, 2011 | 52 Comments


Months and months after the continuous Internet Explorer’s market share decline, Microsoft’s web browser has finally breached the 50% mark and now sits at the 49.58%, down from 50.97% (1.39 point decrease).
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