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Firefox Will Soon Be Able To Use Chrome Extensions

08/21/2015, The additional features that you can add to Google’s Chrome browser, such as password managers, ad blockers, and so on are called extensions. Mozilla’s Firefox browser calls them add-ons and it is one of the features that made Firefox so popular back...

Mozilla Introduces True Private Browsing Mode In Firefox Pre-Beta

08/14/2015, When you browse websites in private/incognito mode, basically what happens is that your computer or your mobile device won’t store the data it obtains while browsing, such as history, login information, and so on. However Mozilla plans on taking things...

Firefox Sends Users Away From Bing

08/11/2015, At the end of last month, we brought you word on how Mozilla’s CEO was far from happy with the Windows 10 upgrade as he claimed that users of Windows 10 were cajoled to make use of Microsoft’s Edge web browser. Well, it looks like Mozilla has taken...

Firefox Version 40 Brings New Windows 10 Features

08/11/2015, Firefox version 40 is out today and the biggest change that it brings is much improved compatibility for Windows 10 even though previous versions of this browser work quite nicely with the latest iteration of Microsoft’s operating system. It brings...

EFF Introduces Browser Extension That Blocks Spying Ads

08/07/2015, In case you didn’t already know, there are many websites out there that track you and your behavior online. This isn’t so much about spying on you to see if you’re up to no good, but more about collecting data and statistics that can also be used...

Mozilla CEO Not Happy With Windows 10 Upgrade

07/30/2015, While many people might be happily making the jump to Windows 10 on their respective notebooks, tablets and desktops, there is at least one person who is fuming about the situation, and that would be Mozilla CEO Chris Beard. Chris Beard published an open...

Firefox Will Get Audio Indicators To Identify Noisy Tabs

07/24/2015, Sometimes much to our annoyance, some websites like to automatically load videos or play music in the background (no, it does not enhance our experience!), and if you’re the type that has multiple tabs open, trying to find that pesky website can be...

Flash Temporarily Blocked On Firefox Due To Security Concerns

07/14/2015, Back in the day, Adobe Flash used to be one of the biggest things on the web. It allowed for interactive menus and videos such as YouTube, but fast forward to today, the Flash tool is now being seen as more of a security risk as opposed to a useful tool,...

Firefox’s Suggested Tiles Ads Will Be Based On Browsing History

05/21/2015, [youtubehttps://youtu.be/GAnTPcfnGiw] If there’s one thing that Google is good at, it is that they can suggest things you might be interested in checking out based on what you have searched for in the past. This has manifested itself in ads and also...

How To Resume Chrome Downloads (Using Firefox)

04/06/2015, The biggest drawback of Chrome when competing against other Web Browsers is you cannot continue a failed download from the point it failed, instead you have to restart. This might not be an issue if it was just a tiny file or a temporary download URL, but...

Google Urging Firefox Users To Dump Yahoo Search In Its Favor

03/16/2015, Google runs the world’s number one online search engine. Its lead has not been challenged yet by any rival. Though recently Google’s market share dropped below 75 percent for the first time since 2008. That was the result of Mozilla dumping...

Panasonic Reveals First Firefox OS-Powered Smart TVs

02/24/2015, Panasonic did make an announcement earlier this January at CES that they were working on a brand new range of TVs that will sport 4K displays, and these TVs will boast of smart TV software that are based on Firefox OS. Hence, it is nice to know that the...

Google Play Not Blocked On Firefox, Its A Bug

02/10/2015, It was reported earlier today that Firefox for Android can no longer be used to access Google Play. Many people posted screenshots online of Google Play returning a “this browser is no longer supported” error when they tried opening Google...