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Firefox 4 surpasses Internet Explorer 9 browser share in one day

03/23/2011, Internet Explorer 9 was released a couple of weeks ago, and Firefox 4 was just released yesterday. But according to StatCounter, the free website analytics company, Firefox 4 has already taken up 1.95% of the world’s browser share, while IE 9 only...

Firefox 4 RC for Mobile ready for some download action

03/23/2011, Mozilla has finally made available the release candidate of Firefox 4 for Android and Nokia Maemo, and of course with any other new releases, you can expect additional updates to come your way which will improve upon the previous beta release. Among the...

Decrease Firefox start-up time with Start Faster

03/11/2011, If you’re bothered by the slow start-up time of Mozilla’s Firefox internet browser, you have a couple of options – get a faster computer, switch to another browser, or use Start Faster. A Mozilla developer who has previously released hacks...

Mozilla to go head to head with Chrome Web App Store

03/04/2011, It looks like Google’s Chrome Web App Store is going to face some competition from Mozilla. The creator of the famous Firefox browser has plans to release a web store of their own, where users can download apps that work on Firefox browsers on their...

Firefox 4 Beta 10 gets 506 bug fixes

01/26/2011, Just before you think that Firefox 4 Beta 10 is the most secure browser ever (a conclusion that is made based on your fanboyism), you might be shocked to hear that the latest update of this web browser will sport a whopping 506 bug fixes – now...

Sophisticated New Malware Shows Fake Malware Detection Warning

09/03/2010, Microsoft is warning that a new sophisticated malware has the ability to fool users to clicking on it because it can copy the UI and appearance of an official security alert presented by Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer. The malware called...

Mozilla updates Firefox and Thunderbird

07/21/2010, Mozilla has released updates for both its Firefox and Thunderbird software, and if you happen to rock with either on your computer, we would highly recommend you download and install said updates soonest possible since they address a number of security...

Firefox 4 Beta 1 Released To The Public

07/07/2010, Can’t wait to see what the next version of Firefox will look like? While the final version hasn’t been officially launched yet, the first public stable version of Firefox 4 beta 1 has been released to the public, offering a brand new...

Firefox Demos New Add-ons Manager

04/30/2010, Add-ons are one of the most important features of the Firefox browser and now Mozilla has released information on its upcoming add-ons manager that should be included in the next major Firefox patch. The main benefits of this new add-on manager is that...

Firefox Mobile Running On Motorola Milestone

03/31/2010, Bored of the default Android web browser, but can’t think of a good alternative? If you’re willing to get your hands dirty, a Motorola Milestone owner has managed to compile the code for Firefox Mobile (Fennec) which runs on Android. The best...

Mozilla Stops Development For Firefox On Windows Mobile

03/23/2010, This is probably a bit of bad news to folks who run Windows Mobile out there. It seems that Mozilla is officially killing the development of its Windows Mobile version of Firefox, which actually shouldn’t be too much of a surprise, considering the...

New Attack On Internet Explorer Via F1 Key

03/02/2010, While Internet Explorer (IE) 8 has come a long way from the time that there was only the insecure Internet Explorer 6, it seems like there is a new reason to ditch IE for another browser, especially if you’re running Windows XP. Microsoft has issued...

Google Ditching Support For Internet Explorer 6

01/30/2010, A few years back, ditching support for Internet Explorer 6 (IE6) would probably have been deemed suicidal for any service, but with the popularity of Safari, Opera, Firefox, Chrome, and even IE7/IE8, life without IE6 won’t seem so bad to the...