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Opera 15 arrives with Chromium-based rapid-release revamp

The Norwegian browser maker completes the first step of its transition to the browser engine used by Google's Chrome. Sync, tabs, and themes are due in the next version.

By July 2, 2013

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Microsoft moves from short twitch to rapid release at Build 2013

The faster cadence and rapid release focus is not new for Microsoft or its CEO Steve Ballmer. It's just more urgent.

By June 26, 2013

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Mozilla proposes not-so-rapid-release Firefox

The "Extended Support Release" version of Firefox would change every 30 weeks to accommodate slow-moving customers. Also: Firefox silent updates are coming.

By September 22, 2011

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Mozilla chair defends rapid-release Firefox

Businesses and add-on developers have had trouble keeping up with Firefox's new six-week update cycle. But its advantages outweigh the pain, Mitchell Baker says.

By August 25, 2011

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IE team pokes fun at rapid-release Firefox 6

Microsoft's browser team apparently concludes the smaller set of new features in Firefox 6 warrants a smaller congratulatory cake.

By August 22, 2011

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Rapid-release Firefox meets corporate backlash

New Firefox versions now will emerge every six weeks as Mozilla tries to be more competitive. That's too rapid for some, but Mozilla is willing to leave them behind.

By June 27, 2011

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Mozilla releases Firefox 5, first rapid-release version

Mozilla follows in Chrome's footsteps with a browser that's updated more frequently. Also: the new Jetpack interface and CSS animations for Web developers.

By June 21, 2011

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Rapid-release idea spreads to Firefox 5 beta

Mozilla releases the first beta of Firefox 5, the initial version of the open-source browser to be produced under a new fast-moving schedule.

By May 21, 2011

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Microsoft's IE team pines for faster updates -- and respect

Internet Explorer is still saddled with a reputation for being slow and behind the technology curve. Its developers clearly want to change that.

By August 21, 2014

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Microsoft preps Windows 'Threshold' preview for late September

Microsoft is aiming to make a "technology preview" of Windows 9, aka Threshold, available to anyone interested this fall.

By August 15, 2014