|Forum: Firefox Browser Usage and Support|
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|1:|| Firefox Plugin Activation Deadline March 31, 2014|
"Today marks the beginning of an application window that will run until March 31, 2014."
|Mar 3, 2014|
|2:|| Mozilla plans to sell ads in Firefox browser|
Mozilla will start selling ads as it tries to grab a larger slice of the fast-expanding online advertising market.
|Feb 13, 2014|
|3:|| Firefox 27 arrives|
The new release includes simultaneous Social API services, SPDY 3.1 and TLS 1.2 support
|Feb 5, 2014|
|4:|| Firefox 26 Launched, Gives Click-to-Play For Java|
Firefox 26 now has all Java plug-ins defaulted to click-to-play.
|Dec 11, 2013|
|5:|| Mozilla Releases Lightbeam, a Tracking Visualization Add-On|
Originally called Collusion, Lightbeam is a Firefox add-on that uses interactive visualizations to show you the first and third party sites you interact with on the Web.
|Oct 29, 2013|
|6:|| Firefox 24 (beta) Released|
Firefox 24 beta is released, for those that like to test, and those don't mind if their browser crashes.
|Aug 12, 2013|
|7:|| Firefox 23 Released To Download, New Developer Options|
Firefox 23 with bug fixes and developer features, released to download.
|Aug 6, 2013|
|8:|| Firefox 20 Released With Enhanced Privacy and getUserMedia|
Firefox includes a new enhancement to private browsing that allows you to open a new private browsing window without closing or changing your current browsing session.
|Apr 3, 2013|
|9:|| Firefox Announces User Plugin Control For Greater Stability and Security|
"This change will help increase Firefox performance and stability, and provide significant security benefits, while at the same time providing more control over plugins to our users."
|Jan 30, 2013|
|10:|| Firefox Custom Cookie Settings May Cause Sites To Fail To Render|
Firefox has a little security feature built in that won't allow localStorage (HTML5 feature) access if you have custom cookie options set.[br][br]Well, being a developer I need full control over each cookie that pops so I can monitor and check values as they are get/set.
|Jan 30, 2013|
|11:|| Firefox 19 (Beta) With Secure PDF Viewer|
Firefox Beta now includes a safer, more seamless cross-platform experience for viewing PDF documents.
|Jan 11, 2013|
|12:|| Firefox 18.0 Released |
Firefox 18.0 is released, claiming a faster and better browsing experience.
|Jan 9, 2013|
|13:|| Firefox 17.0 Released|
Mozilla is moving on to Firefox 17.0 already.
|Nov 21, 2012|
|14:|| Firefox 16.0.1 Released|
Security vulnerability fixed in new version 16.0.1
|Oct 12, 2012|
|15:|| Firefox 16 Withdrawn Due to Security Vulnerability|
The vulnerability allowed "a malicious site to potentially determine which websites users have visited", Mozilla said.
|Oct 11, 2012|
|16:|| Firefox 15.0.1 Fixes Not So Private Browsing Bug|
This new version resolves the issue but it doesn't clear the files and cookies you may have downloaded while in private browsing mode.
|Sept 7, 2012|
|17:|| User Browser Speed Experiments|
WebmasterWorld Members conduct browser speed experiments, and try ways to make the them faster.
|Aug 10, 2012|
|18:|| Firefox 14 Released: Now Uses https For Google Searches|
Firefox 14, now released, uses https for Google searches, which now affects referrer data.
|July 18, 2012|
|19:|| Firefox 13.0 Released|
When opening a new tab, users are now presented with their most visited pages, and the default home page now has quicker access to bookmarks, history, settings, and more...
|June 6, 2012|
|20:|| Firefox Banned From ARM-based Windows|
Mozilla's top lawyer warned that Microsoft is barring Firefox from forthcoming Windows 8 machines that use ARM processors.
|May 10, 2012|
|21:|| Firefox 12.0 Released|
Yet another version major version release.
|Apr 25, 2012|
|22:|| Firefox 11 Released With Add-On Sync|
Firefox for Windows, Mac and Linux adds new in-product developer tools that make it easier to visualize page elements. Firefox also expands Firefox Sync capabilities to let users sync add-ons across computers.
|Mar 14, 2012|
|23:|| Mozilla Marketplace Gearing Up For App Submissions|
...we are incredibly proud to announce that the Mozilla Marketplace will open for developer submissions next week during Mobile World Congress.[br][br]If you are an app developer interested in distributing and monetizing your app across device and platform silos, you should submit your app to the Mozilla Marketplace.
|Feb 24, 2012|
|24:|| Mozilla Firefox 10 Released, With Added Developer Tools|
Firefox for Windows, Mac and Linux adds powerful built-in developer tools and delivers smoother updates by making add-ons compatible by default.
|Jan 31, 2012|
|25:|| Mozilla Firefox To Provide Extended Support Release|
Online life is evolving faster than ever and it's imperative that Mozilla delivers improvements to the Web and to Firefox more quickly to reflect this. Providing updates to Firefox more frequently allows us to secure users against emerging threats and provide the platform for innovation that today's rich and compelling Web experiences demand. However, this created challenges for organizations that have to deliver lots of mission-critical applications through Firefox, so we worked closely with the Mozilla Enterprise User Working Group to develop the Mozilla Firefox ESR plan.
|Jan 11, 2012|
|26:|| Firefox 9.0 Claimed Up To 30 pct Faster|
|Dec 21, 2011|
|27:|| Mozilla Signs New Firefox Search Deal With Google|
"Mozilla has been a valuable partner to Google over the years and we look forward to continuing this great partnership in the years to come," said Alan Eustace, Senior Vice President of Search, Google.
|Dec 21, 2011|
|28:|| Firefox 8 now available|
Firefox 8 is available on Mozilla's servers now.
|Nov 7, 2011|
|29:|| Firefox 6 Rolling Out|
Firefox 6 is being rolled out.
|Aug 16, 2011|
|30:|| Mozilla Firefox 5 Released With Do Not Track Across Platforms|
Mozilla...today released a new version of Mozilla Firefox for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android.[br][br]The latest version of Firefox includes more than 1,000 improvements and performance enhancements that make it easier to discover and use all of the innovative features in Firefox. This release adds support for more modern Web technologies that make it easier for developers to build amazing Firefox Add-ons, Web applications and websites.[br][br]Firefox for Android includes the Do Not Track privacy feature in this release, making Firefox the first browser to support Do Not Track on multiple platforms.
|June 21, 2011|
|31:|| Mozilla Firefox 4, Nvidia and YouTube Now Support 3D HTML5 Video|
Today, Mozilla, NVIDIA and YouTube announced support for 3D HTML5 video, available exclusively in Firefox.
|May 26, 2011|
|32:|| Firefox 4 Launched|
Firefox 4 is available to download for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux in more than 80 languages.
|Mar 22, 2011|
|33:|| FF4 RC For Win, Mac and Linux Ready for Download|
The millions of users testing Firefox 4 will be automatically updated to this version and will join our Mozilla QA team in validating the new features, enhanced performance and stability and HTML5 capabilities in Firefox 4.[br][br]The team has fixed more than 8,000 bugs since the first beta release of Firefox 4.
|Mar 10, 2011|
|34:|| Firefox Market Share Overtakes IE In Europe|
Mozilla's Firefox browser has overtaken Microsoft's Internet Explorer as the leader in Europe, the first time Microsoft's browser has lost its top spot in a major market, a web analytics firm StatCounter said.
In December, the open-source Firefox took 38.1 percent of European market share, while Internet Explorer's share slipped to 37.5 percent. Google Chrome saw its share rising to 14.6 percent from just 5.1 percent a year earlier.
"This appears to be happening because Google's Chrome is stealing share from Internet Explorer while Firefox is mainly maintaining its existing share," Aodhan Cullen, StatCounter chief executive, said in a statement.
|Jan 4, 2011|
|35:|| Firefox - Zero Day Exploit on Nobel Peace Prize Website|
|Oct 27, 2010|
|36:|| Firefox 4 Beta Released|
Available for download.
|July 7, 2010|
|37:|| Firefox 4 Aims: Empowering, Powerful, Faster|
"Usually software producers don't present these sorts of plans in public until they're finalized, but Mozilla is a little different."
|May 11, 2010|
|38:|| Firefox Security Patch Released, 3.6.2|
"Mozilla has released Firefox 3.6.2 almost a week early after security issues were found in earlier versions."
|Mar 23, 2010|
|39:|| 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|
|40:|| Firefox Turns Five|
The Mozilla Foundation celebrates five years of progress for their flagship browser.
|Nov 10, 2009|