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1: new post   Making FireFox a whole lot faster
A few simple tweaks to speed up Firefox.
June 2, 2004
2: new post   New Firefox 1.0.3 Vulnerabilities
An iframe problem plus a hole in automatic update create a big Firefox 1.0.3 vulnerability. Mozilla Org has scrambled up a temporary fix for the worst case scenarios.
May 9, 2005
3: new post   Firefox extensions: Blogger Web Comments & Safe Browsing
"Firefox extensions: Blogger Web Comments & Safe Browsing (anti phishing/spoofing)"
Dec 15, 2005
4: new post   What Firefox Extensions do you use?
"What are your favorite firefox plugins?"
May 19, 2006
5: new post   Faster Browsing with Firefox (2006 edition)
"All of these tips can be implemented by anyone who knows how to use their keyboard and mouse. No advanced knowledge is required."
July 12, 2006
6: new post   Firefox 2.0 Beta Bon Echo - First Full Beta Developer Release
Update to the Alpha released in May.
July 12, 2006
7: new post   Microsoft Offers Support For Vista-Firefox Integration
"A senior Microsoft executive has written to the Mozilla organisation offering support to get its open source Firefox browser and Thunderbird e-mail client to run on the forthcoming Windows Vista operating system."
Aug 22, 2006
8: new post   Firefox update 1.5.0.7
"Firefox 1.5.0.7 is a security and stability update that is part of our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet experience for our customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this latest version."
Sept 15, 2006
9: new post   Anonymous Browsing with Firefox
Web users worried about privacy can now use a modified version of Firefox that lets them browse the net anonymously.
Sept 20, 2006
10: new post   Hackers Claim Zero-Day Flaw In Firefox
"The open-source Firefox Web browser is critically flawed in the way it handles JavaScript, two hackers said Saturday afternoon."
Oct 2, 2006
11: new post   Firefox 2.0 To Set Browser Battles Alight
"Mozilla, the non-profit group that has become one of the biggest thorns in Microsoft's side, will ramp up its assault on the world's largest software developer tomorrow when it releases a new version of its popular Firefox internet browser."
Oct 23, 2006
12: new post   Mozilla Sets Up Corporate Presence in China
"It's not our goal to make sure that everyone in the world is using Firefox. My main goal is that people know there's a choice -- that going on the Internet is not just clicking the blue 'E'," - from Reuters
Feb 2, 2007
13: new post   Mozilla Firefox & Thunderbird Security Updates
"Mozilla has released updates to its Firefox browser and Thunderbird e-mail client for Windows, Mac and Linux users, the organization announced Friday."
Feb 24, 2007
14: new post   Google, Yahoo, Facebook Extensions: Firefox Users At Risk
"Third party extensions including the widely used toolbars from Google, Yahoo, Ask, Facebook, LinkedIn, as well as social bookmark extension from Del.icio.us and two anti-hacking add-ons, the Netcraft Anti-Phishing Toolbar and the PhishTank SiteChecker all put users at risk of having their browser infected with malicious code."
May 30, 2007
15: new post   Firefox Patch Fixes Flaws: V2.0.0.6
"Mozilla Corp. has patched a pair of nasty flaws in its Firefox browser, two weeks after security researchers first started posting code that showed how the flaws could be exploited in attacks."
July 31, 2007
16: new post   Why Is Firefox Stilll Way Behind IE?
"When I was checking analytics I noticed that FF was still only 15 % compared to IE at 80 %. I expected FF to be a lot more popular by now."
Sept 8, 2007
17: new post   Firefox Celebrates 400 Million Downloads
"The most recent statistics published by W3Counter suggest that Firefox holds a quarter of the market, but most other organisations releasing such statistics suggest a slightly lower figure." -ZDNet UK
Sept 13, 2007
18: new post   Mozilla Firefox 3 Beta Released
A few months later than had been planned, Mozilla has released the first beta version of an overhauled Firefox, the widely used open-source Web browser.
Nov 21, 2007
19: new post   Firefox 3 Beta 5
"Firefox 3 Beta 5 is a developer preview release of Mozilla's next generation Firefox browser and is being made available for testing purposes only."
Apr 3, 2008
20: new post   FireFox Add-ons Infecting Users with Trojans
"Mozilla, the maker of the open source Firefox browser, is redoubling its efforts to check user created add-ons for viruses and Trojans after it discovered that a language pack on its official add-on page had been infected for months with rogue code,"
May 8, 2008
21: new post   Firefox 3 Goes For Guinness World Record - Max Downloads In A Day June 17
"All you have to do is get Firefox 3 during Download Day to help set the record for most software downloads in 24 hours..."
June 13, 2008
22: new post   Firefox 3 Suffers First Major Vulnerability
"...Zero Day Initiative, the vulnerability, which it rates as critical, was reported within the first five hours of Firefox 3's release."
June 23, 2008
23: new post   Firefox Gets Its Guinness World Record
"Mozilla has officially made history with a new Guinness world record for the largest number of software downloads in a 24-hour period."
July 3, 2008
24: new post   Firefox Users Most Secure on Internet, Study Reveals
July 4, 2008
25: new post   Firefox 3.0.3 Released!
Sept 30, 2008
26: new post   Firefox Users Gain Geolocation Tool
"Mozilla, the company behind the Firefox browser, has released technology that helps websites detect the physical location of computers."
Oct 8, 2008
27: new post   Firefox 3.1 beta 1 Released
Oct 15, 2008
28: new post   The end of the road for Firefox 2
"Mozilla is now planning to end Firefox 2 support in the near future, perhaps before the end of the year. This change could leave a lot of users - and not just Firefox users - in a difficult position." - LWN.net
Nov 17, 2008
29: new post   Mozilla Foundation Posts $75 Million Revenue in 2007, Attracts IRS Scrutiny
"The Mozilla Foundation pulled in $75 million in revenue in 2007, the "vast majority" of it from a search partnership with Google,..."
Nov 21, 2008
30: new post   Malware Targets Firefox Users' Passwords
"Researchers at BitDefender have discovered a new type of malicious software that collects passwords for banking sites but targets only Firefox users."
Dec 5, 2008
31: new post   Firefox 3.1 beta 2 Released
Dec 9, 2008
32: new post   Mozilla Rethinking Its Reliance on Google
"Mozilla Chair Mitchell Baker says the Chrome browser is making the foundation behind Firefox rethink its reliance on revenues from Google."
Mar 12, 2009
33: new post   NoScript vs Adblock - a war we didn't know about
"A protracted war between authors of two of the most popular add-ons for the Firefox browser has prompted calls for changes in the way extensions are written." - The Register
May 5, 2009
34: new post   Firefox 3.5 Available for Download
June 30, 2009
35: new post   Firefox 3.0.12 Critical Patches
We strongly recommend that all Firefox 3.0.x users upgrade to this latest release,"
July 22, 2009
36: new post   Firefox Passes Its Billionth Download
July 31, 2009
37: new post   Comcast Goes Live With DNS Hijacked Advertising
Aug 6, 2009
38: new post   Firefox 3.6 Beta 1 Released
Nov 2, 2009
39: new post   Firefox Turns Five
The Mozilla Foundation celebrates five years of progress for their flagship browser.
Nov 10, 2009
40: new post   Mozilla Wants All Firefox Users To Update To FF 3.6
"...users running older versions of Firefox will be offered the choice of upgrading to Firefox 3.6"
Mar 12, 2010
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