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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...

Mozilla announces that add-ons slow down Firefox

04/04/2011, If you’re a Mozilla Firefox user, chances are, you’re unhappy with the program’s start up speed. If you fall under that category, it’s probably because of the add-ons you have. On the official Mozilla blog, it is mentioned that...

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...