Category: Firefox

15+ Tools to Turn Firefox 3 into a Social Hub

By | August 14, 2008 | 4 Comments

Do you like social sites but just don’t want to try Flock? Miss any it’s features in Firefox? Here’s a solution:

Sean P. Aune published an article on how you can use 15+ tools to turn Firefox 3 into a social hub. Feel free to check it out.

How to Speed Up Firefox?

By | August 11, 2008 | 14 Comments

How to Speed Up Firefox?Here is a great tip from shashank on how to make Firefox 10 times faster.

1. Type “about:config” into the address bar and hit enter. Scroll down and look for the following entries:

2. Alter the entries as follows:

Set “network.http.pipelining” to “true”
Set “network.http.proxy.pipelining” to “true” Continue Reading

50 Must-Have Firefox Extensions for Writers

By | August 8, 2008 | 0 Comments

50 Must-Have Firefox Extensions for WritersHere is a great article by Laura Milligan for Firefox users.
It covers various writing related aspects such as: Quick Reference, Staying Connected, Saving, Bookmarking and Organizing, Files, Privacy and much more…

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Firefox, Safari, Opera Doesn’t Load CSS Stylesheets?

By | July 30, 2008 | 15 Comments

Firefox, Safari, Opera doesn’t Load CSS Stylesheets?Are you having issues viewing various web pages from time to time where css style sheets don’t load?

Solution might be simpler than you thought. One of the reasons why it can happen is due to AdBlock. In case you are blocking ads on the web page, unblock them all and try now.

It worked for me.

Firefox 3.1 Alpha Released

By | July 29, 2008 | 0 Comments

Firefox 3.1 Alpha ReleasedThe first Firefox 3.1 alpha (codename: Shiretoko) release which is built on Gecko 1.9.1 layout engine is now ready and can now be downloaded here.

The following release has those new features:
Web standards improvements in the Gecko layout engine
Text API for the canvas element Continue Reading

50 Firefox 3 Add-ons That Will Change the Way You Surf the Web

By | July 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

50 Firefox 3 Add-ons That Will Change the Way You Surf the WebOut of the box, Firefox 3 is already an incredible web browser. But when you consider all of the power tools that can be added to it, it’s even better. Check out these add-ons for Firefox 3, and you’ll take your browser to the next level.

By Jessica Merritt

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Firefox 3 Download Problems?

By | July 23, 2008 | 7 Comments

Firefox 3 Download ProblemsAre you receiving an annoying “This download has been blocked by your Security Zone Policy” error? According to a quote from FirefoxFacts:

Starting in Firefox 3, downloads of executable files (e.g., .exe or .msi) may fail and the Firefox Downloads window will contain this message, under the filename: This download has been blocked by your Security Zone Policy. Continue Reading

Change Firefox Theme Color Scheme

By | July 21, 2008 | 1 Comment

Change Firefox Theme Color SchemeAre you tired of your current Firefox skin? It’s so well made that you just don’t want to change it with any other one? How about a small modification?

With Firefox add-on AnyColor 0.2.0 you can change Firefox 3 theme color scheme.

As it says:
A dynamic theme that lets you customize its appearance on the fly.

Visit AnyColor 0.2.0 Add-on Page

Via FirefoxFacts

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Internet Explorer Loses. Firefox, Safari and Opera Gains (June 08)

By | July 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

2008 June Browsers Market Share ResultsYet another month passed by and it’s time to check how’s your favorite browser doing. On June, Firefox 3 and Opera 9.5 final versions were released. Did release increased those browsers market share? Let’s find out.

Internet Explorer continues its tradition to lose market share. This time it decreased by 0.74%, from 73.75% to 73.01%. Continue Reading

Firefox 3.0.1 Released

By | July 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

Firefox 3.0.1It’s been a month since Firefox 3 Final release. After few security glitches, today Mozilla released Firefox 3.0.1 which fixes 3 security advisories:

Crash with malformed GIF file on Mac OS X
Command-line URLs launch multiple tabs when Firefox not running
Remote code execution by overflowing CSS reference counter

If you haven’t received a notification about available update yet, you can update your browser by clicking “Check for Updates” in the “Help” menu or just download it here.