Firefox 6 arrives officially, but it’s hard to tell

Firefox 6 is now officially available from Mozilla after its early appearance over the weekend, but it’s hard to tell as the Mozilla announcements don’t refer to the version number, instead referring to the latest “Firefox update”. In the release posting on the Mozilla blog, the version number is not mentioned. The change is a […]

Firefox 3.6.20 security update now available

As part of Mozilla’s ongoing security and stability update process, Firefox 3.6.20 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux for free download. As always, we recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and support versions of Firefox, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version. * […]

Firefox 6 available, version 8 to offer add-on control

The latest version of Firefox is available to download from the Mozilla.org FTP server. The versions seem complete with translations available in a range of languages and with versions for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Firefox 6 will be officially released to the world on Tuesday when it will appear in the automatic update […]

Firefox Coming to Android-based Tablets This Year (mockups and more)

Facing heavy competition from Google Chrome, the Firefox team seems to have stepped up their game. With a faster development cycle, the award winning open source project has gotten more ambitious than ever. Ubiquity being one of Mozilla’s main goals this year, Firefox will be the first open-source browser to enter the rapidly growing tablet […]

Mozilla Delivers New Firefox Versions at Rapid-Fire Pace

Mozilla announced its intent to pursue a new rapid release cycle early this year, and while the company’s recent release of version 5 of the Firefox browser is being met with much less criticism than the previous version 4, we’ve reported on the fact that not everyone is happy with the speed of the releases. […]

Firefox 7 enters Aurora Channel

The Mozilla Project has announced the release of version 7 of Firefox into the open source web browser’s Aurora Channel. According to the developers, the latest developer preview is “focused on delivering performance enhancements and optimizing memory utilization”. Firefox Aurora 7 brings improved startup time on all platforms, font rendering has been enhanced, and Firefox […]

Browser market share sees Chrome growing, Firefox stalled

Chrome is rapidly establishing itself as the third browser and statistics suggest that it is the browser benefiting from Internet Explorer’s losses. Although data from the companies that sample browser usage on the web is not inherently reliable on its own, when the same trend is apparent from different sampling techniques, it becomes notable. According […]

What does the future hold for Firefox?

Firefox was always the coolest browser but it is rapidly losing that crown to Google’s Chrome I’ve been a fan of Firefox for the longest time. Over the years I have faithfully installed just about every version of the open source browser and, while I chopped and changed between e-mail clients, web-editors and word processors, […]

The WebGL Battle in the Great Browser Wars

Even on the sunniest, most peaceful days here in the Linux blogosphere, it’s a pretty safe bet that the Great Browser Wars are still being waged somewhere, whether or not we can actually overhear the particular skirmish of the moment. Last week, however, the din of the battle roared loud enough for all to hear […]

Mozilla Delivers New Version of Firefox – First Web Browser to Support Do Not Track on Multiple Platforms

Mozilla, a global, nonprofit organization dedicated to making the Web better, today released a new version of Mozilla Firefox for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The new version of Firefox comes on the heels of the wildly successful release of Firefox 4, which had more than 200 million downloads on Windows, Mac and Linux and […]

Firefox 3.6.18 security update now available

As part of Mozilla’s ongoing security and stability update process, Firefox 3.6.18 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux for free download. As always, we recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and support versions of Firefox, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version, Firefox […]

Webconverger 8 based on Artax

Webconverger 8 allows you to deploy Firefox 4.0.1 in a kiosk environment. This release uses a lot of upto date Debian packages from Progress Linux. Between 7.2 to 8.0 there are several highlights such as: Firefox 4.0.1 Updated Adobe flash to 10.3.181.26 2.6.39 linux kernel A few extra locales, like South African English This ISO’s […]

Download Firefox 5 Final for Linux

Ladies and gentlemen, a few minutes ago (June 20th) Mozilla unleashed the stable version of the highly anticipated Mozilla Firefox 5.0 web browser for Linux, Windows and Macintosh operating systems. Yes! The final version of Firefox 5 is finally here, and it brings support for CSS animations, which will lead to amazing Web experiences. It […]

After a Few Short Months, Firefox 4 Is Mozilla’s Leading Browser Version

As Mozilla continues to contend with claimed performance problems with its new Firefox 4 browser (although some reader responses to our post on the matter argue that there are none), it is achieving new milestones. According to data from StatCounter, which specializes in web analytics, the Firefox 4 browser claimed a hefty 14.2 percent of […]

Firefox 6 arrives in Aurora Channel

The Mozilla Project development team has announced the release of Firefox Aurora 6, a pre-release version of what will become Firefox 6.0. According to the developers, the release in the Aurora channel (Mozilla’s new Firefox ‘Dev’ channel) includes a number of new features intended to give users and web developers “more control over their browsing […]

Firefox 5 Beta now available for download

Mozilla has successfully reached the beta milestone in its new Rapid Release Cycle strategy that aims release new Firefox versions about every 18 weeks, instead of uncertain feature-oriented, when-it-is-done approach used in the past, that while it has worked ok in the past, is too slow for today web development speed with a lot of […]

Firefox 3.5 forced upgrade coming soon

With Firefox 4 released not too long ago and Firefox 5 supposed to be released on June 21st. The firefox train is moving full speed ahead, the laggers are dealt with in an aggressive manner as well. There seems to be 12 million users still on Firefox 3.5, that’s still a significant amount of users. […]

Firefox 4 gets first update

Mozilla has released the first update for Firefox 4. Firefox 4.0.1 comes with fixes for three security vulnerabilities, two of them labeled as critical, so you are encouraged to update as soon as possible. Another 50 bugs have been fixed for the update as well, including one related to large PDF files (>5MB) not correctly […]

Firefox 3.6.16 and 3.5.18 security updates now available

Firefox 3.6.16 and Firefox 3.5.18 are now available as free downloads for Windows, Mac, and Linux from http://firefox.com. As always, we recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and support versions of Firefox, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version, Firefox 4. Firefox 4: http://firefox.com Firefox […]

Firefox 3.6.15 compatibility update now available

Firefox 3.6.15 is now available as a free download for Windows, Mac, and Linux from http://firefox.com. As always, we recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and support versions of Firefox, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version, Firefox 3.6.15. We strongly recommend that all Firefox […]