Category: Firefox

Download Firefox 4 Beta 7

By | November 11, 2010 | 51 Comments

Download Firefox 4 Beta 7Here comes the seventh beta release of Firefox 4 web browser.

Last month, Mozilla has announced its plans to delay Firefox 4 Final release and push it back to the next year that is 2011.

Well, today they have reached a yet another milestone as company has announced the availability of Firefox 4 Beta 7.

Now here is the best part: it fixes a total of 2439 bugs (imagine that!) and includes JägerMonkey just-in-time JavaScript compiler.


Firefox Celebrates 6th Birthday

By | November 10, 2010 | 6 Comments

Firefox Celebrates 6th BirthdayWith the upcoming Firefox 4 release, Mozilla has celebrated the sixth birthday of its beloved web browser.

Back in November of 2004, company launched the very first build of Firefox, which with the help of Google, enjoyed continuous market share for the years to come.

According to the latest report, it is used by more than 22% computer users worldwide.

Happy Birthday.

Hey Firefox Fanboys, IE Forever

By | November 6, 2010 | 13 Comments

Hey Firefox Fanboys, IE Forever

Via Reddit.

Browser Adoption Rate Looks Good

By | November 5, 2010 | 17 Comments

Browser Adoption Rate Looks Good

Or does it?

Remember all those “upgrade your browser now” messages and claims that Opera had one of the worst browser adoption rates? Ever wondered if situation has changed after auto update? Let’s find out.

PingDom took 4 day stats from StatCounter and calculated how many users run the latest browser version.

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Oct, 2010 – Google Chrome, Safari Share Up; Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera – Down

By | November 3, 2010 | 44 Comments

Oct, 2010 - Google Chrome, Safari Share Up; Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera - Down

As we enter November, it’s time to yet again, check the browser market share numbers.

It looks like Internet Explorer 9 Beta release did not help at all, as IE market share went down from 59.65% to 59.18% (0.47 point decrease).

Firefox market share is also on the chopping block. It has decreased by 0.1 point, going down from 22.96% to 22.86%. That’s the lowest number this year.
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Official HTML5 Test Suite Results

By | November 2, 2010 | 8 Comments

Official HTML5 Test Suite Results

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) compared HTML5 test suite conformance results among different web browsers.

According to the summary, recently released Internet Explorer Platform Preview 6 achieves better results than its competitors.

However, as per our unofficial HTML5 test, IE9 is far from being a leader.

Full results may be found here.

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 1st

By | November 1, 2010 | 1 Comment

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 1st

HTML5: Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) vs. Google Chrome 8 vs. Firefox 4 vs. Opera 11 vs. Safari 5
Today, we test five most popular web browsers to find out…

Shocker: Browser Ballot Screen Made Little to No Difference
When it comes to market share statistics, it looks like everyone’s…
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Weekly Questions Recap, November 1st

By | November 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Weekly Questions Recap, November 1st



Firefox 4 Pushed Back to 2011

By | October 28, 2010 | 20 Comments

Firefox 4 Pushed Back to 2011

It looks like Firefox 4 won’t see the daylight this year, as Mozilla has pushed its release back into early 2011, company representative announced yesterday.

As discussed in today’s Firefox delivery meeting, release candidate builds are now scheduled to ship in early 2011, with the final GA release shortly after

According to Firefox 4 schedule (which may change at any time), Beta 7 release is targeted for early November and is followed by 3 more Betas.

Better safe than sorry.

Via: NeoWin
Source: The Register

Download Firefox 3.6.12 and 3.5.15

By | October 28, 2010 | 2 Comments

Download Firefox 3.6.12 and 3.5.15Here comes another round of updates from Mozilla, as company has just patched two flavors of its Firefox web browser.

Both versions fix a single security vulnerability that not only affects Firefox 3.6 and Firefox 3.5 branches, but also Thunderbird 3.1, 3.0 as well as SeaMonkey 2.

Firefox 3.6.12
Firefox 3.5.15