Mozilla wants users to develop a healthier relationship with the internet. So as part of its Firefox Test Pilot program, it’s releasing Advance, a new feature that recommends stories based on browsing habits, helping users avoid plunging into rabbit holes.
Internet August 8, 2018
Mozilla Firefox is rebranding to include in its identity not just the web browser, but also the variety of internet products that it offers. Mozilla revealed two design systems of 12 icons each to show what it is talking about.
Apps/Software July 31, 2018
YouTube is definitely slower on other browsers. That’s because the redesigned YouTube relies on a special element only found on Chrome, but thankfully, there’s an easy fix.
Internet July 26, 2018
A web browser that can be controlled via voice commands? Mozilla is on it. The team is reportedly working on its own voice platform, and a voice-enabled browser could be one of the first few implementations.
Internet June 14, 2018
Mozilla released new experimental features for Firefox browser as part of its Test Pilot program. While one allows users to customize the color and theme of the browser, the other enables them to view two tabs in one window.
Internet June 6, 2018
Researchers revealed a bug in Chrome and Firefox that could have easily allowed hackers to steal information on Facebook. Both browsers eliminated the bug in 2018.
June 2, 2018
Mozilla posted the details of the changes made for Firefox version 59. The update gives users control over site notification prompts along with other improvements.
Internet March 14, 2018
Users found out that Google has disabled the 'view image' button. However, there is a way to bring the option back for some browsers.
Google February 18, 2018
Firefox users weren't happy when the 'Mr. Robot' add-on suddenly showed up on their browsers. Named Looking Glass, the extension is a marketing stunt by Mozilla, and now the company is backtracking after user backlash.
Internet December 17, 2017
A mysterious add-on named Looking Glass 1.0.3 started appearing in Mozilla Firefox browsers earlier this week. Users thought they were hacked, but it was just a marketing stunt for the 'Mr. Robot' TV show.
Security December 17, 2017
Mozilla decided to walk away from a contract with Yahoo and switch the Firefox default search engine to Google. The move triggered a lawsuit from Oath, which now includes Yahoo, with Mozilla firing back with a complaint of its own.
Business Tech December 6, 2017
Watch out, Chrome: Mozilla has officially released Firefox Quantum, the next major update to its flagship browser. It’s faster, cleaner, simple to use, and might even give Chrome a run for its money.
Internet November 14, 2017
Mozilla is coming back with a bang. It has now released the beta version of Firefox Quantum, a major update that makes the web browser faster, prettier, and more competitive.
Apps/Software October 1, 2017
Privacy advocates have a new option on Android devices. Mozilla has brought its Firefox Focus browser to Android devices.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 20, 2017
Firefox's SnoozeTabs can dismiss an article’s tab and set a time for when the user wants the tab to resurface. It is still an experimental feature and only available to the browser with Pilot Test add-on.
Internet February 23, 2017
Mozilla has shut down its connected device division, affecting some 50 people working to bring Mozilla’s web technology beyond the browser. Mozilla said it’s working hard to give laid off employees new positions inside the company.
Internet February 3, 2017
Mozilla has announced a new logo as part of the company's rebranding, which aims to get the organization's purpose and products better understood by people. The design took insights from the public's feedback collected in the past several months.
Internet January 19, 2017
Opera has released a concept browser called Neon, which is quite astonishing both in its presentation and its sheer ambition. It is already available for download so you can try out the new design.
Internet January 13, 2017
Mozilla's Firefox browser will release security updates for Windows XP and Windows Vista until September 2017. Users with computers still on these operating systems, however, are recommended to upgrade their machines.
Apps/Software December 25, 2016
The Pirate Bay has been blocked by popular browsers Google Chrome and Firefox, ostensibly for malicious third-party advertising on the site. Users may bypass the warning and still access the site or use others, including popular clones and mirrors of the Pirate Bay.
Internet October 8, 2016
Microsoft scored a new win in the browser wars, at least according to its own tests. The company claims that its Edge browser with Windows 10 Anniversary Update beats Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera by far.
Internet September 15, 2016
Mozilla finally announced Electrolysis, a multi-process feature for Firefox 48. Mozilla developers have been working on the feature for the web browser for about seven years.
Apps/Software August 3, 2016
Microsoft found that its Edge browser was the most energy- and power-efficient in a series of tests on a Surface Book compared with Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera.
Computers June 20, 2016
Mozilla added an awesome new feature in its latest Firefox Nightly build. Called Firefox Containers, this feature finally allows users to segregate site data for 'Contextual Identities,' keeping multiple online personas separate.
Apps/Software June 18, 2016
Mozlilla wants you to be a test pilot for its Firefox browser.
Internet May 11, 2016
Torrent website The Pirate Bay is being blocked on Google's Chrome, Mozilla's Firefox and Apple's Safari browsers. Google claims that the website is a "deceptive site," so users should access it at their own risk.
Internet May 7, 2016
Shipping with next-day service, Mozilla delivers the latest Firefox beta version for Android. The latest release version of the mobile browser was launched just a day earlier.
Apps/Software April 29, 2016
Facebook users can use this browser extension to replace their animated emoji Reactions with Donald Trump's face or Pokémon characters.
Internet March 4, 2016
Mozilla revealed that the development of its Firefox OS on smartphone will end after its version 2.6 release, and will instead focus on the IoT space.
Apps/Software February 4, 2016
Mozilla has launched the Firefox 44 update, and it came with push notifications for the desktop browser that pop up even when a site is closed.
Apps/Software January 27, 2016
Mozilla officially launched its new Firefox 43 browser, and the biggest highlight is 64-bit support for the Windows version. This will allow for larger apps, faster execution, and enhanced security.
Apps/Software December 16, 2015
While Internet Explorer was once the undisputed king of the Internet, Chrome has since eaten the market alive. This is demonstrated in a new visualization made by YouTube user Viktor Bohush.
Internet December 11, 2015
Focus by Firefox, kind of amusingly, doesn't work on the iOS version of Firefox.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 8, 2015
Mozilla is no longer relying to get revenue from Google. In 2014, the company has opened its doors to other search engine firms from different regions.
Internet November 27, 2015
The new Microsoft Edge browser on Windows 10 Mobile has been tested against rivals Chrome and Firefox. Experts suggest that Edge and Windows 10 Mobile may deliver a faster Internet surfing experience than Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer.
Apps/Software November 24, 2015
Yahoo search got an exclusive redesign for Firefox that puts images and photos front and center for a improved visual web experience.
Internet November 12, 2015
The web browser touts features like smart and flexible searching and intuitive tab management for iOS devices such as the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
Apps/Software November 12, 2015
Vivaldi has attracted over two million downloads as the Web browser moves a step closer to a final release. 'Vivaldi is all about features - it has a lot of them,' says company CEO and former head of Opera Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner.
Internet November 4, 2015
A new Firefox update makes it one of the safest and anonymous-friendly software of its type. Tracking Protection is only one of the measures that Mozilla enforced, allowing Firefox 42 to offer its users the best Internet browsing experience.
Internet November 4, 2015
The new browser, scheduled to arrive Nov. 3, will aim to stop invasive ads from following you from website to website.
Internet October 22, 2015
Popular torrent downloading website Kickass Torrents has been blocked by Chrome and Firefox due to the presence of malware that automatically downloads into some users’ machines.
Internet October 10, 2015
Mozilla released Firefox 41 with a handful of useful features that will definitely improve user experience. These new features include the ability to quickly change search providers and the integration of Firefox Hello.
Apps/Software September 23, 2015
Mozilla has been working hard on a mobile version of its web browser for iOS. On Thursday, the organization announced a major new development with the release of a preview version of Firefox for iOS.
Apps/Software September 5, 2015
Mozilla has announced that Firefox will be adopting a new extension API, called the WebExtention API. This will make it much easier for developers to deploy their Chrome extensions to Firefox, only needing to change a few small lines of code.
Internet August 24, 2015
The new WebExtensions API for Mozilla's Firefox will make it easier for developers to adjust add-ons for Chrome to work with Firefox. However, that comes at a price.
Apps/Software August 22, 2015
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