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

Firefox Users Take Developer To Task Over Memory 'Leak'

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Firefox's appetite memory has some users up in arms, but one of the its developers say they may misunderstand a caching feature.

Uh! Firefox... Memory Hog By Design?

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Ben Goodger claims to have the clue About the Firefox "memory leak". He states, "What I think many people are talking about however with Firefox 1.5 is not really a memory leak at all. It is in fact a feature."

Where Did Firefox Come From?

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I got involved with Mozilla because I loved the idea of working on something that had the potential to make an impact on millions of people. My friends and I lived in our browsers, so there was also a tangible payoff for contributions that made it into a shipping Netscape release.

Mozilla names best Firefox extensions

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The Mozilla Foundation has selected the 17 finalists for the Extend Firefox competition out of 200 entries. Spanning eleven categories, judges are looking for extensions that are "innovative, useful, and integrate with today's Web services".

First Look: Free SeaMonkey Internet Tool Suite Is Solid

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Volunteers update the former Mozilla Application Suite to combine a browser with e-mail, chat, and Web design tools, just like old times.

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Mozilla Reborn: SeaMonkey 1.0 Is Released

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While Firefox and Thunderbird are the poster children of open-source Internet application success, the program suite they sprang from, Mozilla, was reborn Jan. 30 under a new name: SeaMonkey.

Some Firefox Users Get Surprise Beta-Test Duty

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The Mozilla Corp. says people who installed the beta versions of Firefox 1.5 and then used the auto-upgrade system to move to the final release automatically got version 1.5.0.1, a minor update scheduled to ship before the end of the month.

Firefox joins top ten global brands

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The open source browser Firefox has been rated alongside Google, Apple and Starbucks as one of the most powerful brands in the world in 2005, according to a study published on Monday.

Firefox 1.5 Passes 20 Million Mark

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Firefox 1.5 has been downloaded more than 20 million times since its late November release, Mozilla Corp. announced Tuesday.

Firefox 'passes 20 percent market share' in Europe

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Mozilla Firefox has achieved an market share of over 20 percent in Europe, according to the latest figures released by French Web metrics firm XiTi.

Conflicting Numbers: Firefox Didn't Meet '05 Goal

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Wait just one goll-darned minute, a Web measurement company said Thursday as it refuted a rival's recent take on Firefox's market share.

Also: HelpFirefox.com Seeks To Raise $1M for Browser

Firefox at Critical Mass?

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"Firefox is very close to hitting a critical mass of 10 percent, which could mean a more rapid adoption rate," Vince Vizzaccaro, NetApplications executive vice president of marketing and strategic relationships, said in a statement.

Mozilla Is Certifiably Hot

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Mozilla Corp.'s Firefox browser finished the year with a flourish, a Web measurement firm said Wednesday, and came within half a point of the 10 percent market share that many analysts have set as the bar to long-term success against Microsoft's leading Internet Explorer.

50 Best Firefox Extensions for Power Surfing

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There are hundreds of firefox extensions on the web. Which ones do you use? Here is my attempt to collect the 50 best and popular firefox extensions which make your browsing, downloading and navigation in Firefox as easy as possible, while harnessing the full power and features of Firefox.

Browser Wars: Network Managers Flee IE

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Remember the beating Internet Explorer gave Netscape? All but chased 'em right out of the browser business. Microsoft's weapons of choice: Free and bundled. Netscape responded by spinning off its skunkworks, Mozilla, which then released Firefox.

Mozilla Launches Firefox Marketing Blitz

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Joy to the world, the browser has come.

The Mountain View, Calif.-based organization launched its first official marketing campaign ever on Wednesday, an initiative that will ask existing Firefox users to make short films about their experiences using the software to convince other people to try it.

A Firefox for music?

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Lord's new five-person company, the ambitiously named Pioneers of the Inevitable, is building a piece of digital-music software called "Songbird," based on much of the same underlying open-source technology as the Firefox Web browser.

Firefox is streets ahead of IE on European computers

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Mozilla's Firefox browser is now ahead of the Internet Explorer in terms of usage on European computers. A study by technology company AdTech says that the popularity of the open-source browser has grown by 40 percent over the last six months.

Firefox browser enters mainstream

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The Firefox Web browser hit a milestone recently with the release of version 1.5 in Mac, Windows and Linux flavors. It has graduated from its hacker roots and turned into a powerful, fast and easily customizable browser that anyone can use.

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