Category: Firefox

New Fennec Versions Released

By | June 29, 2009 | 1 Comment

New Fennec Versions ReleasedMozilla team has released 2 new versions of Fennec mobile web browser also known as Firefox mobile.

Fennec Beta 2 for Nokia phones and Alpha 2 for Windows Mobile handsets contain newly designed theme, improved add-on support, bug fixes, password manager, pop up blocker and much more.

Download Fennec:
Nokia (Maemo)
Windows Mobile

Firefox 3.5 is set for Release Tomorrow

By | June 28, 2009 | 8 Comments

If you are anxiously waiting for more details on Firefox 3.5 release, then here are some: the final version of Firefox 3.5 web browser is going to be released on June 30th, Tuesday.

Internet Explorer vs. Firefox vs. Chrome vs. Safari vs. Opera

By | June 25, 2009 | 12 Comments

Internet Explorer vs. Firefox vs. Chrome vs. Safari vs. OperaIt seems that everyone is testing web browsers this week.

While some sites are posting usual SunSpider results, Codexon has decided to run something closer to the “real life situations”.

As a result, he loaded 10 web sites and calculated load time.

Sites used:

Baidu.com – Chinese Google
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Browser Comparison Test: Internet Explorer vs. Firefox, Opera, Safari and Chrome

By | June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

PCGamesHardware Writes:

PC Games Hardware tested the speed of the internet browsers Internet Explorer 6, 7 and 8, Mozilla Firefox 2.0, 3.0.11 and 3.5b99, Opera 9.6 and 10, Safari 3.1.1 and 4.0, Chrome 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0 with the benchmarks Peacekeeper and Sunspider and checked them with the Acid tests as well.

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Firefox 3.5 RC3 Released

By | June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

The third and likely last Firefox 3.5 release candidate has been released. This build introduces some minor changes in icon as well as performance and stability tweaks.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, June 22nd

By | June 22, 2009 | 2 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, June 22nd

Top 10 Firefox 3.5 Features

By | June 22, 2009 | 0 Comments

With the upcoming Firefox 3.5 release, LifeHacker has published a post on top 10 Firefox 3.5 features.

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Multi Process Firefox Demonstrated

By | June 22, 2009 | 1 Comment

Chris Pitchin has posted a video which demonstrates Firefox multi process feature.

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Firefox 3.5 RC2 Released

By | June 22, 2009 | 4 Comments

Firefox 3.5 RC2

Mozilla has recently announced the availability of Firefox 3.5 RC2 web browser. The first RC was offered to beta testers only while the second only was made available to public.

Download Firefox 3.5 RC2
Release notes

Browser Memory (RAM) Usage: Firefox 3.5 RC, Safari 4, Opera 10 Beta, Google Chrome 3.0 Dev

By | June 21, 2009 | 27 Comments

Sam Allen from DotNetPerls.com has tested the most recent web browser versions to find out, which one of them consumes the most and least memory.

Usign script help, he has loaded 150 the most popular sites as per Alexa.com and monitored results.

Results: Continue Reading