All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Firefox’

Firefox 18 Now Available For Desktop And Android

After a successful beta period, Firefox 18 is now available for download to all users of Mozilla’s Web browser. The latest iteration includes a number of enhancements that should make HTML5 performance much better across both desktop and mobile. The big improvement in Firefox 18 is the introduction of the IonMonkey compiler which helps speed up JavaScript performance. Mozilla suggests …

Read More

Mozilla Looks Back On A Year Of Open Web Development

2012 has been a momentous year for the Internet despite the best efforts of lawmakers and International groups to knock it down a peg. Google and Facebook have already looked back over the year, and have shared some stats on what was trending over the last year. Now Mozilla, makers of the popular Firefox browser, has prepared its own retrospective …

Read More

Mozilla Releases Firefox OS Simulator 1.0, Per-Window Private Browsing

Mozilla will be releasing its new mobile operating system, Firefox OS, into the wild early next year. The non-profit needs help from developers to make sure its launch goes smoothly, and so it released a simulator to help people get acquainted with the HTML5-powered OS. Now that it’s been a few weeks since its release, Mozilla is ready to take …

Read More

Mozilla Social API Integrates Facebook Into Firefox

Back in October, Mozilla released Firefox beta 17. This particular version of the eight-year-old browser brought with it the Social API – a new tool that would allow developers to integrate social networks right into the browser experience. Facebook was the first partner to use the Social API, and now it’s available to all. Mozilla announced that Firefox 17 is …

Read More

Mozilla Invests In Everything.me For The Future Of Firefox OS

The open Web is something that’s near and dear to the heart of Mozilla. The company has invested a lot of time and money into its own HTML5 development, but it’s also investing in other companies that align with its mission statement. Mozilla announced today that it has invested in Everything.me, developers of a HTML5-based dynamic mobile app platform. It …

Read More

Mozilla Launches Firefox With MSN

Mozilla announced the release of a new version of Firefox for MSN fans called, appropriately, Firefox with MSN. It’s described as a customized version of the browser for MSN users, which sets Bing as the default search engine in the search box and “Awesomebar,” and saves msnNOW in a Firefox App Tab. It also makes MSN.com your default home page. …

Read More

Firefox For Android Now Available On ARMv6 Devices

Firefox for Android, like all Android apps, is constantly evolving to meet the demands of a more diversified hardware environment. Until now, Mozilla has supported Android 2.2 and devices with ARMv7 processors. Now the non-profit is targeting millions of additional Android phones with its latest update. Mozilla announced today that Firefox for Android now supports devices with ARMv6 processors. Specifically, …

Read More

Firefox OS Simulator Now Available As A Prototype

Firefox OS is launching early next year, and Mozilla needs to make sure that developers have some apps ready before its launch. It’s a little early to get hardware into the hands of developers though. That’s where software solutions come in, and Mozilla had just the thing. Mozilla announced that the Firefox OS Simulator prototype is now available for download. …

Read More

Firefox Is Now 8 Years Old (Is That All?)

Mozilla is celebrating Firefox’s eighth birthday today. It was November 9, 2004, when Mozilla launched the browser. Frankly, I can’t believe it’s been only eight, but that is a long time in Internet years. “We had the audacity to believe that we could change things. We believed that a community of people who understood the power of the Web, and …

Read More

Chrome Gets Even Faster With Latest Release

Speed might just be the most important element of any Web browser. Users expect to type in an address and get to a Web site with little to no delay. Out of all the browsers, Chrome is usually considered to be the speediest around, but now Google has some hard numbers to show that Chrome really is getting faster all …

Read More

Mozilla Walks Developers Through Firefox OS

Mozilla is about to enter the smartphone market in a big way. The non-profit will be offering Firefox OS on handsets in smaller markets, like South America. In fact, the team behind Firefox OS went to Brazil in August to show off the new mobile OS. For everybody who wasn’t at the event, Mozilla has now uploaded the entirety of …

Read More

Mozilla Mozaic Might Be The Future Of Bookmarks

The bookmark hasn’t changed in a long time. Regardless of browser, the bookmark is a link in a long line of other links that the user has saved for easy access. Chris Lee, an interaction designer and developer working with the Firefox UX team, wants to bring the bookmark into the future. After finding inspiration in Pinterest and iTunes, Lee …

Read More

Page 7 of 13« First...«56789»10...Last »