Tag: firefox

Mozilla Brings Sharing to the Browser With ‘Firefox Share’

Mozilla wants to help stop the proliferation of “share this” badges currently cluttering the web. These days nearly every page you visit is plastered with dozens of icons offering to like, or tweet, or +1, or thumbs up, or otherwise tell your friends what you think of the page in question. The clutter can be […]

Firefox for Android Plans to Go Native

Mozilla is thinking of ditching Firefox’s familiar appearance on Android mobile devices and instead adopting Android’s native look and feel. The change would mean a very different flavor of Firefox, but one that’s faster, uses less memory and is more suited to the mobile world.

Speedier Firefox 7 Uses Less Memory

Mozilla has released Firefox 7. Thanks to the faster release cycle, Firefox 7 comes just six weeks after Firefox 6 and brings some significant speed boosts that make it well worth the upgrade. If you’d like to take Firefox 7 for a spin, head over to the Mozilla downloads page. Current Firefox users will be automatically […]

Firefox: Speed Up, Slow Down, Go All Around

Mozilla is considering two new proposals that will both speed up and slow down Firefox’s controversial new rapid-release development cycle. The first plan — to speed up Firefox development — would shorten the existing six-week Firefox development cycle to a five-week development cycle.