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Mozilla Firefox v18.0.1 Released

by Carol~ Forum moderator / January 20, 2013 8:32 AM PST

First offered to release channel users on January 18, 2013

What's New:

• FIXED - 18.0.1: Problems involving HTTP Proxy Transactions (Associated bugs)
• FIXED - 18.0.1: Unity player crashes on Mac OS X (bug 828954)
• FIXED - 18.0.1: Disabled HIDPI support on external monitors to avoid rendering glitches (bug 814434)
• NEW - Faster JavaScript performance via IonMonkey compiler
• NEW - Support for Retina Display on OS X 10.7 and up
• NEW - Preliminary support for WebRTC
• CHANGED -Experience better image quality with our new HTML scaling algorithm
• CHANGED - Performance improvements around tab switching
• DEVELOPER - Support for new DOM property window.devicePixelRatio
• DEVELOPER - Improvement in startup time through smart handling of signed extension certificates
• HTML5 - Support for W3C touch events implemented, taking the place of MozTouch events
• FIXED - Disable insecure content loading on HTTPS pages (62178)
• FIXED - Improved responsiveness for users on proxies (769764)


Existing users can access the update by going to.. Help > About Firefox > Check for Updates

For a complete list of changes: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/18.0.1/releasenotes/buglist.html

Download: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/fx/

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