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Mozilla or Mozilla Firefox, Sunbird, Thunderbird, etc. Anything Mozilla related.

Mozilla Firefox 27 Delivers Better Security, Performance

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There are 13 security advisories attached to the Firefox 27 release, four of them ranked as being critical. As is common in nearly all Firefox release updates, one of the critical updates is for a group of vulnerabilities that Mozilla labels "Miscellaneous memory safety hazards."

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The state of Firefox OS – a report from FOSDEM

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The smartphone is currently dominated by two big systems; Android and iOS. But there are others in the run. With Microsoft struggling to get anyone to voluntarily use Windows Phone, maybe Sailfish OS, Ubuntu Touch and/or Firefox OS will make a difference. It’s this last one I attended a talk about at FOSDEM. So here it goes; The current state of Firefox OS, and what we can expect for the future.

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Firefox Set to Get a New Look, Better Sync

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Firefox development occurs in multiple branches with the main release branch being the generally available release which is complemented with a beta and alpha (aurora) release branch. Leading edge development is relegated to the Nightly channel, which is where Australis has sat, until now. Mozilla is expected to uplift Australis into the Aurora channel for Firefox 29 today.

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Best Firefox Add-ons for Social Media Junkies

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If social media is something you swear by everyday, you have to make sure that your browser is packed with add-ons that help you stay connected. Be it Twitter, Facebook, or any other social network, adding a few add-ons to Firefox will make your work easier as a social media junkie. That's why we have for you some of the best Firefox add-ons that will help you make your social media addiction a tad easier to deal with:

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Mozilla Calls for Help in Delivering Firefox OS Tablets

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place recently in Las Vegas, and Mozilla officials made headlines there as they revealed plans to take the Firefox OS mobile platform to devices other than smartphones, and a new deal between Panasonic and Mozilla to drive smart, HTML 5-fluent televisions. It's all part of Mozilla's ongoing effort to focus on mobile technology and new platforms.

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Mozilla edges closer to replacing Flash with JavaScript

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  • Mozilla edges closer to replacing Flash with JavaScript
  • Firefox OS gets off to a modest but promising start

No One Knows What the Firefox Logo is

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  • No One Knows What the Firefox Logo is, and Last Night's Jeopardy! Proved It
  • Slides for my talk at LibreOffice conference
  • Resolving Nightmare Bugs With Reversible Linux App Debugger
  • New Firefox 25 Beta Launched on All Available Platforms
  • Frikin’ Awesome Apps (without AppData)
  • GNOME 3.10 in Fedora
  • Pitch Perfect Penguins
  • Nouveau Keeps Pushing Forward With Improvements
  • Getting Ready for Mozilla Summit 2013; Fun Already!

Mozilla Updates Firefox 24 With 17 Security Advisories

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eweek.com: The latest open-source Firefox browser release adds new user features and patches critical security vulnerabilities.

Improve The Look of Firefox In GNOME

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  • Quickly Improve The Look of Firefox In GNOME With These 2 Add-Ons
  • It's Now Easier Running Wayland Under GNOME-Session
  • The beauty of GNOME Shell
  • participate in GNU Telephony Development
  • Nautilus-Open-Terminal : Nautilus Plugin To Open Terminal From Anywhere

Is Firefox OS The Platform HTML5 Deserves?

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drdobbs.com: Mozilla developer team extols virtues of new OS on Linux kernel and Gecko-based runtime

Firefox OS smartphone sells out on eBay in US and UK

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Gadgets

trustedreviews.com: Initial stock of the Firefox OS ZTE Open smartphone has sold out on eBay in the UK and US.

Firefox takes top marks in browser stability tests

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theregister.co.uk: Web app testing-as-a-service company Sauce Labs has released its latest browser crash data, and remarkably enough, the least stable web browser today probably isn't the one you think it is.

End of an era as Firefox bins 'blink' tag

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theregister.co.uk: The "blink"* element, a feature of early web browsers that made text blink on and off, has been banished in the latest version of Firefox.

Firefox 23 lands with a new logo and mixed content blocking

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arstechnica.com: Firefox 23, released today, contains the usual mix of security work, standards conformance improvements, and minor bug fixes that we've come to expect from the regular browser releases. On top of these, it sports a trio of changes that you might actually notice.

Telstra eyes Firefox OS and Ubuntu

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Gadgets

zdnet.com: Telstra has said that it is looking beyond iOS, Android, Windows, and BlackBerry to Firefox and Ubuntu for future phones.

Firefox 23 Beta 10 Released for Linux

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  • Firefox 23 Beta 10 Released for Linux
  • Mozilla Continues to Build the Web as a Platform for Security
  • Mozilla's New Leadership Focuses on Firefox OS As Gary Kovacs Moves On
  • OSCON + Mozilla = Awesome

Top Firefox Extensions for Normal People

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computingondemand.com: Even though Chrome is quickly becoming used more often in my office, I still consider Firefox to be my primary browser (although I tried to dump it). For a long time, I tried to avoid the use of extensions in my browser. However, I have since embraced the added functionality.

Mozilla moves Firefox OS to rapid release schedule

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theinquirer.net: Mozilla has announced that it will release updates to Firefox OS every three months, with security updates scheduled every six weeks.

A Planetary Nebula That Looks Like the Firefox Logo

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theatlantic.com: The ancients read their stories into the skies; we read corporate logos. There is reason to believe that the universe would really prefer, as you browse the web that connects our tiny little world, that you use Firefox.

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