extremetech.com: It doesn’t look good for Firefox: Almost every month for the last three years, Firefox has lost ground to Internet Explorer, Chrome, and Safari.
betanews.com: Following on from the release of Firefox 10 FINAL, Mozilla has updated its developmental branches to versions 11 (Beta), 12 (Aurora/UX) and 13 (Nightly) respectively.
- Mozilla's first Extended Support Release arrives
- Mozilla Delivers Firefox 10, Shifts Approach to Extensions
- Firefox 10 arrives with new dev tools and full-screen API
computerworld.com: Mozilla today patched eight vulnerabilities in Firefox as it shipped the latest iteration in its rapid release schedule.
pcworld.com: Firefox tab features slated for the upcoming version may not be available until the following iteration, upsetting some fans who could ditch the web browser and use a competitor's instead -- a development that would be good news for Apple's Safari and Google's Chrome.
extremetech.com: After a long gestation period, it now appears that Firefox 12 — which moves to the Aurora channel at the end of the month — will feature the long-awaited New Tab Page and Home Tab.
Asa Dotzler: The first public version of the browser called "Firefox" -- a 0.8 release, came out 8 years ago. With that release and the 1.0 release later that same year, we showed the world that browsers mattered.
computerworld.com: Mozilla dramatically slowed the update pace of Firefox 9, the browser it shipped late last month. The company also said it may repeat the slow-down in the future.
wired.com: Six months ago, Mozilla’s Asa Dotzler — one of the original members of the team that built the Firefox browser — made it quite clear that the open source outfit wasn’t interested in helping businesses. But things have changed.
- Can Mozilla Unify Open Source?
- Firefox wants to be your business buddy Web browser again
ghacks.net: We all knew that the day would come eventually when Mozilla would pull the plug on Firefox 3.6. According to new information posted on the Firefox Extended Support page, that day will be April 24, 2012.
zdnet.com: The Mozilla Project’s updated 2.0 license — the first major overhaul in 12 years — provides for compatibility with the Apache and GPL licenses, improved patent protections and recent changes in copyright law
betanews.com: The Firefox development merry-go-round has moved on again, with Firefox 10 Beta and Firefox 11 Aurora builds being joined by two separate versions of Firefox 12: Firefox 12 Nightly and Firefox 12 UX.
cnet.com: Although Mozilla has never limited its stated goals to merely building an open-source browser, there's no doubt that Firefox has been the highest-profile project from the Mozilla Foundation.
Also: Mozilla re-releases Firefox 9, backs out fix causing crashes
readwriteweb.com: Well, 2011 didn't see the beginning of the end of Firefox after all. That is, Google renewed its agreement with Mozilla, ensuring the nonprofit's popular browser wouldn't lose 84% of its revenue and thus face the ominous fate that some predicted and others decried as unrealistic.
jasonlefkowitz.net: Since the official release of Firefox 9 is today, it seems like an appropriate time to revisit my post from a few weeks ago complaining about Firefox’s poor performance on Linux to see if anything’s changed.