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Firefox 52 will come with Fingerprint Font Protection Technology

Firefox 52 will be the last browser update for Windows XP and Windows Vista but apart from that the latest update from Firefox comes with some mention worthy features, especially on the security and the privacy front. The Firefox 52 […]

Firefox 52 will be the last version for Windows XP & Windows Vista

Windows XP has been the darling of Windows users from more than a decade, in fact, most of the XP users are still very reluctant to upgrade. Microsoft themselves have ended the support for Windows XP more than two years […]

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Device Management Update rolls out for Firefox Account Users

Mozilla today announced that they are rolling out Device Management features for all Firefox Account users across the globe. This new feature will help give users a clear overview of all services attached to the account, and provide them with efficient control over […]

Firefox hardens protection against MIME confusion attacks

Mozilla Firebox browser seems to have developed a tough stance against the MIME Confusion attacks and as a result, has greatly improvised its MIME sniffing ways. Usually, the web browser detects the format of the file without referring to the […]

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Mozilla launches Firefox Test Pilot program

If you feel like Mozilla Firefox needs some improvements, then you can try testing its various features by installing Firefox Test Pilot. It is a new testing program from Mozilla that asks users to try out the experimental features and […]

Firefox 48 released; Disables unsigned addons, supports safe downloads

Mozilla Firefox 48 is out as a stable channel and available for download. Besides mandatory add-on signing, this major update brings some notable changes and a few functionality improvements including WebRTC enhancements. New Features in Firefox 48 The latest version […]

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TechNet Gallery now offers Chrome and Firefox as downloads

What can be termed as extremely surprising, Microsoft’s web portal “TechNet” is offering Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers as downloads, in its Gallery. What is even more astonishing, is the fact that TechNet Gallery is projecting both its competitor […]

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Firefox addons are opening millions of users to malware attacks

Recent reports on internet are warning users of Mozilla Firefox about the addons that have exposed millions of users to malware attacks. Some of the popular Firefox addons on this list are NoScript, Firebug, and several other popular extensions of […]

Firefox adds Narrate Button to Reader View Toolbar

The Reader View feature in Firefox strips away clutter like background images. It is visible as an icon, displayed on the right of Firefox’s address bar where users can click on it to load the page in the mode. When […]

Brotli is the new Compression Algorithm for Chrome and Firefox

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will soon be faster than they are now.  Soon we will see a change in its speed as a new compression algorithm called Brotli will find its place in these two browsers. In comparison to […]

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Firefox to allow vulnerable SHA-1 certificates temporarily

Reversing its earlier stand of disallowing SHA-1 certificates, Firefox announced that it has temporality re-enabled support for SHA-1 certificates in its latest version. The move comes after the company noticed that some man-in-the-middle” devices (including some security scanners and antivirus […]

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Firefox to support Microsoft Silverlight

The much awaited Firefox 64-bit build for Windows is finally here. Mozilla released bug report 1225293 today which indicates company’s plans to add Microsoft Silverlight support in its Winx64 version of Firefox. Mozilla recently silently launched Firefox 64-bit for Windows […]

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Mozilla to discontinue Firefox themes

For those who are in love with Mozilla Firefox’s themes, there’s bad news. Mozilla is surely going to discontinue Firefox themes. The news about Mozilla to remove Firefox themes has come directly from Benjamin Smedberg, who is the Manager of […]

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Firefox 42 64-bit version for Windows now available for download

Today, Mozilla released the latest version of its web browser, Firefox 42. Mozilla has released Firefox 42 64-Bit versions for Windows 10/8/7 users and it is now available for download. This release is a big one from Mozilla as the […]

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Firefox will stop supporting most plugins by 2016 end

In a recent blog post, Mozilla announced that it will stop supporting most of its plugins by the end of 2016. Mozilla reportedly has been using the NPAPI plugins to improve its Web platform and now when all its features […]

Firefox 40 lets you use any search engine with Cortana

The latest version of Firefox 40 lets users use any search engine with Cortana and that too without any third party apps. You don’t need to stick with Bing to make searches with Cortana. However, you have to set Firefox […]

Firefox for Windows 10 arrives

Mozilla has now made it official that that the version 40 of its browser is made for Windows 10. The welcome page says Firefox + Windows 10 = Perfect Together. We’ve designed Firefox to work seamlessly with your Windows 10 […]

Mozilla decides to block Adobe Flash due to security flaws

Seeing some critical yet unpatched vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash, Mozilla Firefox has decided to block all versions of Adobe Flash. As per the report posted by Adobe Flash last week, some critical vulnerabilities were identified in Adobe Flash Player 18.0.0.204 […]

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Favicon bug can crash Chrome & Firefox browsers

Are you, at times, facing some strange Chrome or Firefox crashes these days? If yes, this might be due to the Favicon bug. Yes, a Favicon bug reportedly can crash your Chrome & Firefox browsers. Strange but true, the small […]

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Mozilla lets Firefox Account connect users with Hello and Sync

Mozilla Firefox has come up with ways to control your online life. It has brought Firefox Account, which can connect users with other Firefox services like Firefox Hello and Firefox Sync. Mozilla believes that Firefox Account will offer a more […]

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Extension signing for Firefox add-ons introduced by Mozilla

Mozilla now introduces a new ecosystem for safer add-on experience. This ecosystem is called as the extension signing. The extension signing for add-ons will help in having a better supervision on the add-ons ecosystem while not making AMO to be […]

Google starts urging Firefox users to change their Search Engine

A while back, Mozilla decided to replace Google with Yahoo as the default search in its Firefox browser. Not willing to take this quietly, Google has started urging Firefox users, who are using Yahoo as the default search engine to change […]

Mozilla showcases its new Search Interface in Firefox

Mozilla Firefox, once again, is bringing a new and refreshing change in the world of search engines. Now, with a single click, you can search for the relevant information and that too, from a selected source with the help of […]

Yahoo Search to become the default search for Firefox

Replacing the leading search engine Google, Yahoo has now become the default search engine of Firefox browser in the U.S. Ending its decade long partnership with Google Inc., Mozilla Corp. today announced its new partnership with Yahoo Inc. for next five […]

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Firefox to start displaying ads

If you are a Firefox user, now get ready to see advertisements in your browser as Mozilla has started displaying ads in it. The decision comes on the eve of the launch of Firefox 33.1 which was launched this Monday. […]

Mozilla introduces the Firefox Developer Edition browser

A few days ago, Mozilla embarked upon a new mission in creating a browser catering specially to developers’ needs. Fast forward a week, we learn the browser maker has revealed some additional details about the Firefox Developer Edition browser. On […]

Mozilla kills Modern UI Firefox; explains reasons!

Last week Mozilla decided to suspend development of Firefox for Windows 8 owing to the low adoption rate. The numbers, it believed were not just sufficient to find the amount of bugs that could be encountered by the larger Firefox […]