Mozilla Seeks Your Opinion In Rebranding Firefox

Firefox may be the web browser that Mozilla is best known for but the fact remains that the company offers a whole suite of products that do more than just allow users to browse the internet. Mozilla has made new types of browsers in addition to new apps and services under the Firefox brand and the original icon with the fast fox and flaming tail doesn’t provide enough design tools […]

Firefox Starts Blocking Autoplaying Web Audio

Some of the most widely used web browsers already block autoplaying web audio. It can be a nuisance when you open a new tab and it immediately starts playing audio. The browsers offer users the ability to prevent that from happening. Firefox is joining that list of browsers as well since it has added an option to block autoplaying web audio.

Mozilla Testing Password Manager For Firefox On iOS

The beta builds of software can be unstable and aren’t recommended for daily use, however, they’re often the only way that users can test features that are still in development. Mozilla came up with a different way for its Firefox browser called Test Pilot. The feature lets users on stable builds of the browser test experimental features that it’s working on. Mozilla has now announced that it’s expanding Test Pilot […]

Firefox, 1Password Will Let Users Know If They’ve Been Breached

Despite the advancements made in cybersecurity, we are still hearing reports of system breaches more often than we’d like. Given how reliant we’ve become on online services, there is a good chance that eventually a service that you use will get hacked. The Yahoo hack from a few years ago is a good example of how even some of the bigger companies are susceptible.


Firefox Testing Side-By-Side Tabs For Multitasking

The ability for browsers to create tabs has definitely changed the way we use our browsers and the internet. However the only drawback to tabs is that unlike creating multiple windows, you can’t view multiple tabs at the same time. However the good news for Firefox users is that there could be a feature in the works that will change that.

Latest Firefox Release Comes With Support For Web Authentication

Passwords have been more or less the staple of web security for the longest time ever. However just because it’s been around for so long doesn’t mean that it is the best solution. After all we’ve seen how many various phishing scams there are out there, meaning that passwords aren’t necessarily the best.

YouTube TV Can Now Be Streamed On Firefox

Given how Google and YouTube are under the same umbrella, it makes sense that YouTube’s services and features are designed and probably optimized for Google products like its Chrome browser. This is why it wasn’t surprising that YouTube TV supported only Chrome for the longest time ever since its launch.

Mozilla’s New Firefox Extension Will Isolate Facebook Tracking

There’s a broader conversation taking place now about how companies like Facebook use and protect the treasure trove of data that they have on their users. Amid the #deletefacebook campaign that’s gathering steam, Mozilla has offered a new option that provides more control over Facebook tracking. It has launched a new Firefox extension called “Facebook Container” which will essentially isolate Facebook tracking from the rest of your online activity.

How to Set Your Home Page On Edge, Firefox and Chrome

The first screen (or tab) that you observe while launching a browser is the “homepage.” You may even refer to it as the start page of your browser. As per your preference, you may set it to anything you like. It could be a blank window, a search engine, or a blog.To save time, you should set your favorite website on the Internet as your homepage. Fret not; it is very […]

Latest Firefox Release Lets Users Block Notifications

These days browsers come with push notifications to let us know when a site is trying to access our location, or to ask if we want to allow a website to send us notifications. In a way it’s good because this can help protect the user’s privacy in some instances, but if you hate these notifications especially if a site you’re viewing is a one-off thing, then Mozilla’s latest Firefox […]

Firefox Might Get An In-Page Popup Blocker

It’s quite common these days for web browsers to feature native content blockers that disable annoying ads and trackers. Native popups in browsers aren’t really as popular as they used to be but countless websites still use in-page popups for promotions and email lists. It appears that Mozilla wants to do away with them as well by adding an in-page popup blocker to its Firefox browser.

Grammarly Browser Extension Bug Lets People See What You Type

Grammarly started off as a tool that let people check their grammar in their writing, and also offered users suggestions on what they could change to make it better. It eventually found its way onto browsers and also as a keyboard app, but unfortunately it seems that a recent bug was discovered that could have had disastrous consequences.

Firefox Starts Testing ‘Sponsored Stories’ In Browser Tabs

Mozilla will soon start displaying the “occasional sponsored story” in the beta version of Firefox in a bid to reinvent the current model of web advertising. The sponsored story ads will be displayed via Pocket for Firefox, an in-browser tool that helps users save websites that they might want to revisit later. Mozilla acquired the web-clipping app Pocket back in February last year.

Firefox For Amazon Fire TV Released

Amazon Fire TV users will now be able to browse the internet with Firefox. Mozilla today confirmed that Firefox for Amazon Fire TV has been released. It joins Amazon’s own Silk browser on these devices to enable users to browse the internet. Firefox and Silk browsers have now been released on all Fire TV devices in more than 100 countries across the globe.