|Forum: Firefox Browser Usage and Support|
|Displaying Topics 1 - 40 (102 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|1:|| Firefox 52 Released, With WebAssembly Support|
Mozilla has released Firefox 52 with WebAssembly support for 3D video games, CAD, video and image editing, and scientific visualisation to perform much better.
|Mar 8, 2017|
|2:|| Mozilla Acquires Read it Later Inc., Developers of Pocket|
Mozilla has announced the acquisition of Read it later Inc., the developers of Pocket.
|Feb 28, 2017|
|3:|| Firefox Support Windows XP and Vista Ends September 2017|
Mozilla has drawn a line in the sand for the end of Firefox support on Windows XP and Vista.
|Dec 29, 2016|
|4:|| Firefox Zero-Day Exploit Reveals Tor Users' Identity|
The vulnerability is being used to reveal the identity of Tor users'.
|Nov 30, 2016|
|5:|| Firefox Wants to Get Rid of Your Custom 404 Error Pages|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss the latest Mozilla Test Pilot add-on, and it's causing some angst. When Mozilla's Firefox Test Pilot add-on receives a 404 error it displays, "This page appears to be missing. View a saved version courtesy of the Wayback Machine".
|Aug 5, 2016|
|6:|| Firefox 48 (beta) Brings Big Changes Thanks to 'Electrolysis'|
"Splitting UI from content means that when a web page is devouring your computer's processor, your tabs and buttons and menus won't lock up too."
|June 8, 2016|
|7:|| New "Brave" Browser Blocks Online Ads and Tracking|
Brave is the name of a new web browser which blocks ads and ad tracking, but serves users with anonymous ads.
|Jan 25, 2016|
|8:|| Mozilla To Stop Advertising in Firefox Through "Tiles" Experiment|
Mozilla has said it'll cease the advertising through the Firefox "Tiles" and will focus on content discovery.
|Dec 7, 2015|
|9:|| Firefox 42 Now With Tracking Protection, Blocks Ads, Analytics, and Social Share in Private Browsing Mode|
Firefox 42 has raised the bar by adding Tracking Protection in Private browsing mode.
|Nov 4, 2015|
|10:|| Mozilla is to Ditch All Plugins from Firefox - except Flash|
NPAPI plugins get death date of Christmas 2016
|Oct 9, 2015|
|11:|| Firefox for iOS Preview|
Mozilla has said the preview is being released in only one country right now.
|Sept 4, 2015|
|12:|| Firefox to Adopt Chrome Add-Ons Format|
Controversial topic as Firefox changes to adopt Chrome-like add-ons.
|Aug 26, 2015|
|13:|| Firefox Exploit in the Wild: Mozilla Patches With V39.0.3|
Mozilla has moved swiftly to patch an exploit to Firefox which was discovered in-the-wild.
|Aug 7, 2015|
|14:|| Mozilla Firefox Now Blocking Flash By Default|
Mozilla says that Adobe's Flash 220.127.116.11 (click-to-play) player is now blocked by default to help protect users.
|July 14, 2015|
|15:|| Firefox Adds Pocket, Webmasters Voice Copyright Concerns|
Webmasters discuss the concern over Firefox Pocket stripping content from sites, removing branding, copyrights, and more.
|June 5, 2015|
|16:|| Firefox 37 Released With Changed URL Bar and Uprated Security Features|
Firefox 37 released and there is improved security and a changed URL bar.
|Apr 1, 2015|
|17:|| Mozilla to add One-Click Searches To Firefox|
Likely to feature in FF 34
|Nov 28, 2014|
|18:|| Yahoo Now Firefox Default Search Engine for U.S.|
Although Yahoo is to become the default for U.S. users, Google, Bing, DuckDuckGo, eBay, Amazon, Twitter and Wikipedia will remain built-in as options.
|Nov 20, 2014|
|19:|| Mozilla Firefox Developer Edition Released|
Mozilla has launched its Firefox Developer Edition which provides developers with quicker access to tools and experimental features.
|Nov 10, 2014|
|20:|| Ten Years of Mozilla Firefox, and Firefox Anniversary Release|
Mozilla reflects on 10-years of Firefox, and looks forward with and "Firefox anniversary" release, which is says, adds more user control with a "Forget" feature, and adds DuckDuckGo to the pre-installed search function.
|Nov 10, 2014|
|21:|| Mozilla To Launch New Browser For Developers Next Week|
"We've redesigned the browser by looking at it through a completely new filter to put developers' interests first."
|Nov 4, 2014|
|22:|| Report: Firefox Browser Market Share Show Steep Declines|
Reports indicate Firefox market share is in steep decline, with Chrome being the big winner.
|July 8, 2014|
|23:|| Mozilla Confirms Firefox To Run Sponsored Tab Experiments|
"We'll experiment on Firefox across platforms, and we'll talk about what we learn before anything ships to our release users."
|May 12, 2014|
|24:|| Firefox 29 Launches With Major Redesign|
After almost two years of working on its Australis redesign, the company is now finally ready to bring it to its stable release channel.
|Apr 29, 2014|
|25:|| 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|
|26:|| 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|
|27:|| Firefox 27 arrives|
The new release includes simultaneous Social API services, SPDY 3.1 and TLS 1.2 support
|Feb 5, 2014|
|28:|| 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|
|29:|| 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|
|30:|| 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|
|31:|| Firefox 23 Released To Download, New Developer Options|
Firefox 23 with bug fixes and developer features, released to download.
|Aug 6, 2013|
|32:|| 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|
|33:|| 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|
|34:|| 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|
|35:|| 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|
|36:|| Firefox 18.0 Released |
Firefox 18.0 is released, claiming a faster and better browsing experience.
|Jan 9, 2013|
|37:|| Firefox 17.0 Released|
Mozilla is moving on to Firefox 17.0 already.
|Nov 21, 2012|
|38:|| Firefox 16.0.1 Released|
Security vulnerability fixed in new version 16.0.1
|Oct 12, 2012|
|39:|| 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|
|40:|| 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|