Facebook Is Encrypting Links to Bypass Browser Privacy Settings

Facebook is at it again, encrypting its URLs in an effort to bypass the privacy protections afforded by Brave and Firefox.

Apple’s Safari Tops 1 Billion Users, Still Distant Second to Chrome

Apple’s Safari is now the second most popular browser on the market, with more than 1 billion users, although it still comes in a distant second to Google Chrome.

PSA: Update Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird, and Focus Immediately

Mozilla has issued updates for Firefox, Firefox for Android, Thunderbird, and Firefox Focus to fix two vulnerabilities being actively exploited in the wild.

Mozilla to Pass $500 Million in 2021 As Other Services Take Off

Mozilla is closing in on a major milestone, set to pass $500 million in 2021 revenue as the company’s other services gain ground.

EFF: Google Chrome’s ‘Manifest V3 is Deceitful and Threatening’

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is calling out Google’s Manifest V3 (MV3) browser extension plans, calling them “deceitful and threatening.”

Mozilla Pulling the Plug on Firefox Lockwise

Mozilla is killing off its Firefox Lockwise password manager, with the end-of-life (EOL) date set for December 13, 2021.

No, Firefox Hasn’t Dropped to 50 Million Users, Still Has 200 Million

Despite some losses, Firefox is still sitting at a relatively healthy 200 million users a year — not 50 million.

Mozilla Testing Three-Digit Firefox User Agent

Mozilla is preparing for the inevitable version 100 of its Firefox browser, testing to make sure a triple-digit user agent won’t break the browser.

Mozilla Releases Firefox 91 With Enhanced Cookie Clearing

Mozilla has taken the wraps off of the latest version of Firefox, version 91, and it includes significant privacy improvements.

Firefox 90 Ends FTP Support

Mozilla has ended support for FTP in Firefox 90, citing security concerns with the aging protocol.

Firefox Update Brings Fresh New Look, Improved Experience

Mozilla has announced the latest version of Firefox, sporting a new look and improved user experience.

Mozilla Improves Privacy by Trimming HTTP Referrer

Mozilla has announced a significant change to how Firefox handles HTTP Referrers, in an effort to improve user privacy.

Firefox Introduces Total Cookie Protection

The latest release of Mozilla’s Firefox includes a significant privacy upgrade, introducing Total Cookie Protection.

Mozilla Expands VPN to Mac and Linux – Testing Included

Mozilla has expanded its VPN service to include support for the Mac and Linux platforms.

Mozilla Working On Major Firefox Design Refresh

Mozilla is planning on a design refresh of its flagship browser, the first such refresh since 2017.

Firefox 84 Offers Full Support For M1 Macs

Mozilla has released the latest update to Firefox, bringing full compatibility with Apple’s M1 Macs, as well as significant performance improvements.

Mozilla Firefox 83 Sports Major JavaScript Performance Boost

Mozilla’s latest Firefox release, version 83.0, boosts a major increase to JavaScript performance.

Brave Web Browser Passes 20 Million Monthly Users, 7 Million Daily

Brave web browser is making inroads in the market, announcing it now has 20 million monthly active users and 7 million daily active users.

Mozilla Laying Off 250 Employees Due to Coronavirus

Mozilla has announced it is laying off approximately 250 employees, as a result of the effect of the pandemic on the company’s revenue.