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New Firefox Aurora 7 Looks Promising

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Mozilla today released a new Firefox Aurora release: As Firefox 6 is moved into beta, Firefox 7 is beginning to take shape and will deliver substantial performance improvements across the board.

As much as Firefox 5 was a letdown to some Firefox users (it was actually a pretty successful release for Mozilla), the next two releases of the browser will carry much of the innovation and enthusiasm Mozilla was founded upon. Firefox 7 is confirmed to receive substantial memory leak fixes as well as a much better garbage collector that releases unused memory more effectively.

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