- News tagged "firefox"
Monday, 17 Aug 2015
If the old adblocking and privacy mode wasn't to your liking, you'll be happy to know that there's going to be a better version.
Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015
Mozilla has updated Firefox for Windows 10 with a more streamlined look and the ability to use your default search engine when searching the Web via Windows 10's search field.
Monday, 6 Jul 2015
Mozilla has opened up beta testing of its Firefox with VR virtual reality browser to external developers. This is part of MozVR, Mozilla's initiative to spearhead development of an open VR platform for the Web.
Thursday, 20 Nov 2014
Google has been Firefox's default search engine since 2004, but things are set to change soon. Mozilla and Yahoo have just announced that Yahoo will be Firefox's default search engine for the next five years.
Monday, 5 May 2014
Firefox 29 is the latest version of Mozilla's internet browser. Find out what's new after the jump.
Monday, 24 Jun 2013
Mozilla announced last week that they will be collaborating on the Cookie Clearinghouse, or CCH, with Stamford Law School's Center for Internet and Society (CiS). However, this development will mean more delays to the launch of its cookie-blocking feature that was announced in February this year.
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013
Geekphone has put out its two Firefox OS developer phones for sale. The phones have sold out within hours, but stocks are said to be replenished soon.
Monday, 25 Feb 2013
Upcoming Firefox builds will be blocking third party cookies by default. Firefox currently has a "do not track" extension, but many third party advertisers simply ignore the "do not track" requests of the extension and leave a cookie behind anyway.
Thursday, 27 Dec 2012
Mozilla is backtracking on its decision to kill the 64-bit version of Firefox due to heavy backlash from users of the browser. Just last month, managing engineer Benjamin Smedberg requested developers stop development on the project's nightly builds of its 64-bit Windows distribution.
Monday, 26 Nov 2012
Mozilla has quietly ended its development of Firefox 64-bit for Windows. There were a number of reasons given by the project manager that included the scarcity of plug-ins in 64-bit version, stability issues with the 64-bit builds as well as a general sense of mediocrity among users and testers.