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ghacks.net: With Firefox 3.6 reaching its end of life this month, Mozilla and Firefox 3.6 users are in a predicament.While there are currently no known security vulnerabilities for version 3.6 of the browser, Mozilla fears that criminals will exploit the end of support to attack Firefox 3.6 users on the Internet.
zdnet.co.uk: ZDNet UK talked to Jay Sullivan, vice president of products at Mozilla, to see what difficulties the project has had to overcome, what's in store, and why Boot 2 Gecko (B2G) needs to exist at all.
dedoimedo.com: CentOS 6 is arguably one of the least expected best distributions for your desktop. While it is intended for servers, it does a splendid job at home, too. It's fast, light, stable, robust, and supported unto eternity.
ghacks.net: Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols questioned whether the Mozilla Firefox web browser has a future in the web browsing market in a new commentary on ZDnet yesterday. Lets take a look.
tomshardware.com: Mozilla has turned Firefox around. These numbers don't lie.
zdnet.com: Not very fast, really unstable, and falling in popularity, does Firefox have a future?
businessinsider.com: Mozilla, the nonprofit organization that runs the Firefox project, has more than 450 million users worldwide and is known for its open source projects.
informationweek.com: Mozilla has fixed a Firefox "bug" that allowed information about users' searches to be easily observed.
ostatic.com: Mozilla has been resisting the H.264 video codec in Firefox for quite a while because it is "encumbered by patents." But today Mitchell Baker posted an explanation of why the company will probably begin using it after all.
zdnet.com: The BIG browser benchmark! Chrome 17 vs Opera 11 vs Firefox 11 vs IE9 vs Safari 5 … which browser will be triumphant?
arstechnica.com: The popular H.264 format is widely viewed as the best technical choice for encoding Internet video, but its underlying compression technologies are covered by a wide range of patents. This has raised the question of whether its appropriate for a standards-based Web technology to rely on a patent-encumbered video format.
ghacks.net: Firefox users who cannot wait to update the stable channel of the web browser from version 10 to 11, can download the new version from the official Mozilla ftp server or third party download sites early.
macworld.com.au: It’s been predicted for many months now that Google’s Chrome browser would soon overtake Firefox in terms of market share, but that still hasn’t happened–at least not according to Net Applications.