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Mozilla Firefox 8 Release Candidate available for download

11/04/2011, It’s been barely over a month since Firefox was officially upgraded to version 7, and now it looks like a new update has arrived. The Release Candidate version of Firefox 8 has been made available for download today, while the official release of...

Enterprise users to get Firefox Extended Support Release

09/23/2011, While most home consumers have no problems updating their web browsers every few weeks or so, businesses and companies aren’t too keen on the idea, especially when it’s just a minor update and they have multiple floors of computers to deal...

Mozilla will not play hide-and-seek with Firefox version numbers

08/25/2011, Remember our earlier story where we talked about Mozilla mulling over whether to hide Firefox version numbers? Well, to put it in a nutshell, plenty has been discussed to and fro, and in the end, Mozilla decided that it would be better to leave its...

Firefox 7 Beta uses less memory

08/19/2011, We do know that Mozilla has just released Firefox 6, but here we are with Firefox 7 Beta – and this particular version (also, we did cover whispers of Mozilla mulling over whether to do away with version numbers) is said to be the first to implement...

Firefox for Android updated

08/17/2011, While Mozilla has been praised for creating one of the most popular web browsers for desktop computers, it hasn’t been doing too well on the mobile front, with many critics and users unhappy with the Firefox browser for Android. The app was said to...

Firefox 6 available for download now

08/14/2011, Some of you might be asking yourselves, “Is there a new version of Firefox already?” Well, yes there is! For those of you groaning about having to perform another update – well I think you can skip this post. But for those of you looking...

Mozilla Firefox to automatically block unwanted add-ons

08/12/2011, Don’t you hate it when you install a program, and it unknowingly installs a browser add-on in your browser for you even though you didn’t select the option to? (Skype, I’m looking at you). Well if you’re a Firefox user, we’ve...

Mozilla plugs Firefox memory leak issues

07/06/2011, While Mozilla’s Firefox is one of the most popular web browsers around, it’s not without its faults. One of the major problems that it’s known for is its notorious memory leak problem that has been a staple problem that’s been...

Corporations don’t agree with Firefox’s rapid-release schedule

06/27/2011, While most of the Firefox using world was excited when the latest version of the web browser, Firefox 5 was officially released last week, it looks like there are a number of users weren’t pleased about it. The people in question? Corporations that...

Mozilla Firefox 5 almost out the door

06/16/2011, Firefox fans looking for a nice tasty update to their favorite web browser have something to look forward to next week. Mozilla released the Firefox 5 RC (Release Candidate) version of the browser yesterday (this is the step after beta and before the...

WebKit browsers catching up to Firefox (updated)

06/03/2011,   While Firefox is having trouble surpassing Internet Explorer’s market share in the browser wars, it looks like it has another competitor right at its heels – browsers that run the WebKit web page renderer, in the form of Google Chrome and...

Mozilla Firefox Aurora and Beta will support add-ons

04/20/2011, Mozilla has announced some news that will make a lot of early adopters of their Firefox web browser happy people. They have announced that future versions of the browser available on the Aurora and Beta channels will be able to work with add-ons....

Mozilla Firefox Aurora: not for the faint of heart

04/14/2011, One thing that sets Google Chrome apart from the web browser competition is the fact that folks who love testing new software have access to the latest updates on a frequent basis. As we all know, new features always make people happy and the constant...