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Browser battler fights back

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ft.com: Mozilla's Firefox has been my favourite web browser since the first version of the free software download appeared in November 2004. Since then, Firefox - developed by the open-source Mozilla nonprofit foundation - has won about 23 per cent of the browser market.

Firefox Director Talks Firefox 3.6, Tasks, and Competing with Chrome

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lifehacker.com: We were eager to know what's happening with Firefox. Mike Beltzner, the open-source browser's director, was glad to tell us. Here's what he had to say.

Mozilla Store Vendor Security Breach

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blog.mozilla.com: Today, Mozilla discovered that GatewayCDI, the third party vendor entrusted to run the backend of the Mozilla Store, suffered a security breach. Once notified, we took the immediate preventative step of shutting down the Mozilla Store.

Is Security The Secret Of Firefox's Success?

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eweekeurope.co.uk: It's Firefox's reputation for superior security, rapid patching of security holes and its multitude of browser extentions that has allowed it to win converts among corporate and personal Web users

Mozilla patches 'critical' Firefox flaws

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  • Firefox 3.5.2 and 3.0.13 security updates now available for download

  • Mozilla patches 'critical' Firefox flaws
  • Life After the Launch of Firefox 3.5
  • Tab previews in Firefox 3.6. Third time the charm?
  • Mozilla patches three public Firefox bugs

Moving Beyond the First Firefox Billion

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linuxjournal.com: You may have noticed the odd bit of celebration around the magic billion downloads milestone for Firefox. Of course, as Mozillans themselves point out, that figure doesn't tell us very much. How do we get the *next* billion downloads – and why do we want them?

The Ultimate Guide To Speeding Up Firefox 3.5

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makeuseof.com: I like Firefox but it’s not as fast as it used to be. This is a comprehensive, safe guide to optimizing Firefox 3.5 for speedy browsing.

Firefox Hits 1 Billion Downloads -- So What's Next?

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  • Firefox Hits 1 Billion Downloads -- So What's Next?

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  • How To Download Old Firefox And Thunderbird Releases
  • Opera does something right, again!

Mozilla Sunbird Finally Approaches 1.0

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linux-mag.com: After about five years of development, the Mozilla Sunbird 1.0 is nearly ready to fly out the door. The 1.0 beta made its way to the servers this week, and Mozilla’s calendaring app is almost gold.

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