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Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.8, Firefox 3.6.14, 3.5.17 Updates Released

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Moz/FF Mozilla Messaging has released a new version of the desktop email client Thunderbird. Mozilla has furthermore released a Firefox update that is currently being distributed to release servers worldwide. Firefox 3.6.14 is the latest stable release of the web browser.

Data from CIA shows massive Internet Explorer gain, and largest Firefox loss ever

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Moz/FF The CIA has released new figures for the number of Internet-connected users around the world. Developing countries like India, China and Brazil have gained hundreds of millions of new netizens, helping Internet Explorer post its first market share gain since July 2010. It now sits at 56.77% of the market, up 0.77%.

Customizing Home Dash with Snapshots

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Moz/FF One of Home Dash‘s goals is to create a browse interface where users can discover interesting websites. Home Dash 6 moves closer by adding some initial support for customizing the snapshots of these websites in the dashboard.

Another Beta: Mozilla Preps Firefox 4 Beta 13

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Moz/FF It’s the end of February and it appears as if Mozilla will miss yet another important target: It is unlikely at this time that Firefox 4 RC will become available this month, as the next beta is frozen, another beta is planned and 20 blocking bugs remain.

Firefox 3.5.1 Released, Critical Flaw Fixed

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Moz/FF Mozilla has released an update to the latest version of its Firefox web browser, fixing a critical flaw that allowed hackers to run malicious code on an unsuspecting person’s machine.

Mozilla Updating an Online Bug List Counter

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  • With Firefox 4 Days Away, Mozilla is Updating an Online Bug List Counter
  • Mozilla to skip CSRF bug patch in next Firefox update

Firefox 4 beta 12 now expected Monday or Tuesday

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Moz/FF Developers continue to fire away on new and existing bugs before issuing the first Firefox 4 Release Candidate. To that end, the team now expects beta 12 — likely the last beta — to be available early next week.

Why Firefox Could Still Be the Browser Story of the Year

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Moz/FF As 2011 begins, browsers represent one of the most hotly contested categories in all of open source. Open source browsers, especially Google Chrome and Firefox, are leading innovation, and are both on increasingly rapid development cycles.

Can We Ship Yet? Firefox 4 Bug Countdown

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Moz/FF I can’t quite remember that we have been so excited about any other bug list ever. Mozilla is getting very creative in keeping the focus on eliminating every single hard- blocking bug from the Firefox 4 code and has, to our knowledge, posted the first-ever bug countdown for a significant public software. Can we ship yet?

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