firefox News ▼

Firefox Will Notify Users About Sites That Suffered Data Breach

11/23/2017, It’s not uncommon for websites to suffer data breaches. We frequently hear about websites being targeted by attackers who are after their user data. It’s not possible for the average user to keep track of all of the websites that have suffered...

Google Is Firefox’s Default Search Engine Once Again

11/20/2017, It is pretty obvious why companies like Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo would want their search engines to be the default on browsers. For example it has been reported that Google had paid Apple billions to remain the default search engine on iOS devices,...

Firefox Releases Its Fastest Version Yet

11/14/2017, Mozilla has been working on a new version of its Firefox browser which it claims is twice as fast as the original Firefox from six months back. The company today released Firefox Quantum out of beta. Not only are there speed improvements, but the browser...

Firefox 10 For iOS Released With Brand New Design

11/09/2017, When it comes to mobile browsers, there are many options to choose from. For example on iOS you have the option of using the native browser Safari, or alternatively you could download third-party browsers like Google’s Chrome, Opera, or Firefox. Now if...

Firefox Will End Support For Windows XP & Vista In 2018

10/05/2017, The latest version of Windows is Windows 10, and if you were on older builds of Windows like Windows 7 or Windows 8, there was a period where Microsoft offered users the chance to upgrade for free, which hopefully many of you guys have taken it. However...

Firefox 56 For Android Will Stop Supporting Adobe Flash

09/26/2017, Back in the day, Adobe’s Flash platform was extremely popular and used by web developers to create websites and interactive online content like games. It was also one of the main selling points of Android where companies would advertise that their...

Next Version Of Firefox Will Bring VR Support

08/07/2017, Mozilla has been working to bring virtual reality support to the Firefox browser for quite some time now. Firefox nightly builds actually got support for the Oculus Rift VR headset back in 2015. The company is now ready to support VR on a much wider...

The Latest Firefox Builds Can Handle More Than 1,500 Tabs

07/25/2017, The more tabs you open in your browser, the more memory it will ultimately consume, especially if the tabs you open are resource-heavy, such as videos. While a computer’s hardware clearly and obviously plays a role in how many tabs can be handled,...

Mozilla’s Firefox Focus Has Hit 1 Million Downloads On Android

07/23/2017, Given how much data is being collected on us these days, it’s safe to say that privacy is considered to be a pretty big deal to many. This is why ad blockers are increasingly popular, as well as other apps and extensions meant to curb the amount of data...

Mozilla Announces Firefox 54 Which Will Use Less RAM

06/15/2017, There are several different browsers available out there today, some of which are more preferred than others, although sometimes preferred doesn’t necessarily mean the best. For example for a while, Google’s Chrome browser was notorious for being a...

Mozilla Working To Improve Performance Of Firefox On Older Machines

04/13/2017, If you’re not a fan of Google’s Chrome browser, there are plenty of alternatives out there, such as Mozilla’s Firefox. However if you’ve felt that Firefox can be a bit sluggish similar to Chrome, not to worry as Mozilla is working on changing that...

Netflix Now Supports Firefox On Linux

03/22/2017, As good as a service might be, it can only do so much if its reach is limited. While Netflix has rolled out its service to more parts of the world, there are still some platforms in which support isn’t quite as robust, such as Linux for example where...

Firefox Testing Ability To Snooze Browser Tabs

02/23/2017, Come across an interesting article that you want to read but don’t have the time? There are a few different ways that you can go about handling this, one of which is bookmarking the website for later. However in the latest addition to the Firefox Test...