dedoimedo.com: Several weeks ago, we had an article that taught us how to restore sane browsing configurations in Firefox 4 after switching over from Firefox 3.6, including look and feel and addons compatibility. Now, we will talk about several more tricks.
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geek.com: According to an update at the Mozilla releases page, Firefox 5 looks like it’s headed for a release on June 21, less than two months away. We haven’t heard anything about what new features the next version of Firefox will have, but when Mozilla said that Firefox 4 would be the last time they waited months between major releases, they meant it.
- Firefox 4.0.1 fixes several security issues
- Firefox gets faster on Linux
- Mozilla Fixes Vulnerabilities in Firefox 4
pcworld.com: As appealing as Firefox 4 is, it could be better at searching, keeping information secure, and performing other important tasks. Each of these freebies adds to the browser's functionality and ease of use.
- Firefox AwesomeBar HD, Nothing That I Want
theregister.co.uk: lthough people often contribute to charities because "it's the right thing to do," they rarely give to businesses on this basis. That's why it's strange to see industries turn to "guilt trips as business models," as GigaOm's Matthew Ingram terms newspapers' recent business-model experiments.
davelargo.blogspot: There is always a period of time after you requisition hardware that you are a little nervous about performance. Very happy to report that Firefox is scaling very well and we have jumped over the magic number of 100 concurrent users in FF.
thebottomline.as.ucsb.edu: Popular web browser Firefox unveiled its newest iteration, dubbed ‘Firefox 4: Tecumseh’, free for download just last month. It introduced several new features, as well as several major improvements on already extant features like Tab Groups and App Tabs. Here’s a quick review.
sfgate.com: Mozilla, the developer of the popular Firefox web browser, will open its first San Francisco office this summer, bolstering the city's growing renown as a technology hub.
theregister.co.uk: In the past 20 years Linux has moved from Linus Torvalds' personal hobby to an industry-dominating force, reshaping the server, embedded, and mobile markets. Linux's growth wasn't fueled on the fumes of peace, love, and late-night pizza orders.
pcworld.com: Mozilla has committed to a more aggressive release schedule for the Firefox Web browser. There were nearly three years between the launch of Firefox 3 and Firefox 4, but Firefox 5 is expected to be introduced in a matter of months at the end of June. There are some benefits to the rapid release schedule, but also some potential pitfalls.
Also: Firefox 5 Preview – More Social, UI & Tab Updates
informationweek.com: The latest version of the open-source Mozilla Web browser has finally arrived and it is a welcome upgrade. Firefox 4 includes a revamped look and feel, faster performance, strong standards support, and enhanced privacy controls.
- So What's Mozilla's Message on Messaging?
- Mozilla move Firefox to Chrome-like Versioning
- New development channels and repositories for rapid releases
- Firefox 4
- Mozilla Accelerates Firefox 5 Release Schedule, Versioning
- First Firefox 6 build next week, Firefox 7 by May
- Firefox 4: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
- Ever Wonder Which Firefox Add-ons Slow You Down the Most?
- Firefox 4 review – was it worth the wait?
- Can Mozilla shame Firefox developers to do better?
- Firefox 4 Tips and Tricks
- Use Firefox 4's "Awesome Bar" To Make Search Faster
internetnews.com: It was supposed to be an effort that was going to propel Mozilla's Thunderbird email client to the same level of adoption and interest as Firefox.
earthweb.com: After spending months on end watching Mozilla Firefox 4 go through eleven-and-some-odd betas, I’m less than impressed with what I’ve waited for all this time. The first time I launched a fresh install of Firefox 4 and navigated to the homepage of the New York Times, it hung for almost a minute on end – and then every ad block on the page burped with a “Flash plugin has crashed” message. This is progress?
- Firefox 5 to get major social media, UI and tab upgrades
- See What Might Be In Store for Firefox 5
- Firefox 5 and Beyond: A Look at What's Coming
softpedia.com: Browser add-ons are a great way of bolting on new functionality and customizing the experience to a high degree. But they're also a great way of slowing down browser quite a lot, which is why Mozilla is introducing several new measures to cut down on poorly optimized add-ons for Firefox.