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Mozilla inadvertently publishes thousands of user IDs

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Moz/FF Firefox developer Mozilla has revealed this week that a database containing usernames and password hashes belonging to thousands of users of had been posted publicly by accident.

Firefox is most popular browser in Armenia

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Moz/FF According to data of Armenian ranking system, website visitors, who are registered on, mostly use Firefox (41.05%) browser, as well as Chrome (27.36%).

Mozilla takes on web data miners with privacy icon release

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Moz/FF Mozilla has pushed out a series of privacy icons that tell web surfers how their online data might be used depending on what site they've visited.

Firefox 4 Nearly Fully Baked

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Moz/FF For Mozilla's next browser version, let's hope eight is enough. The independent software foundation has just released Beta 8 of the heavily overhauled new version of Firefox.

Mozilla denies Firefox 4 'do-not-track' privacy option

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Moz/FF Firefox 4 will not include a 'do not track' privacy option to block targeted advertising, according to the web browser's maker Mozilla.

Revised Mozilla Public License — Beta 1

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Moz/FF In March of this year we kicked up a process to update the Mozilla Public License. We recently released the first beta of the MPL 2.0 and we believe that this beta is now feature complete, meaning that it addresses all major known issues.

Firefox 4 Beta 8 Coming December 21, Beta 9 Teased

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Moz/FF The next Firefox 4 Beta is scheduled for a release next Tuesday, while the following beta is already being teased as a pre-release. Mozilla is also reacting to the accelerated release schedule of Chrome and is evaluating new release models, including the integration of a Chrome-like Flag model of beta features.

In the Browser Game, Open Source Players Continue to Define the Pace

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Moz/FF As 2010 draws to a close, one of the biggest open source stories of the year continues to be the ongoing decline in market share of Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser, as Google Chrome and Firefox take share from it.

Firefox UI man quits Mozilla

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Moz/FF Mozilla user-interface guru Aza Raskin is leaving the open source outfit to start a new venture called Massive Health.

Why Mozilla doesn't back Free Flash players

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Moz/FF Despite Apple's best efforts to make it go away, the Web is still littered with Flash-based sites and content. The lack of an open source alternative to Adobe's Flash player is still a major pain point for Linux users and vendors, and the proprietary player is a big source of bug reports for Mozilla. Which brings the question: Why hasn't Mozilla backed one of the projects to create an open source player?

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