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Mozilla's new CTO: JavaScript, Firefox OS expert Andreas Gal

Gal, recruited six years ago by former CTO and short-lived CEO Brendan Eich, brings continuity to the nonprofit organization's top techie job.

By April 24, 2014

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Newer Chrome, Firefox show speed improvements

This post initially misstated which browser is fastest at the SunSpider test of JavaScript performance. Firefox is fastest, once TraceMonkey is enabled.

By October 17, 2008

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Mozilla: Web apps faster with Firefox 3.1

TraceMonkey will speed JavaScript applications dramatically, making browsing snappier and opening new horizons for Web applications, the open-source developer promises.

By August 22, 2008

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Firefox counters Google's browser speed test

Mozilla fights back against Chrome, saying the upcoming version of Firefox beats Google's browser in a JavaScript race.

By September 3, 2008

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Newer Chrome, Firefox show speed improvements

A new JavaScript engine secures Firefox's lead on the SunSpider test, but Chrome showed a 22 percent gain on Google's own performance benchmark.

By October 17, 2008

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Third Chrome beta another notch faster

Google has begun releasing its third beta version of Chrome. Our tests show it's 37 percent faster at JavaScript than the earlier beta from two months earlier.

By October 31, 2008

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Mozilla juices Firefox's JavaScript with IonMonkey

Trying to keep competitive when running Web-based software, Mozilla is working to speed up its engine for running JavaScript software. Expect it in early 2013.

By September 12, 2012

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Mozilla issues first Firefox 3.6 alpha version

An early version of an update to the browser is starting to emerge. Mozilla touts faster JavaScript, new style features, and more rapid delivery than with Firefox 3.5.

By August 8, 2009

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Mozilla updates Firefox to 3.5; Fastest Firefox ever

Mozilla has updated their popular Firefox Web browser to version 3.5. Available in more than 70 languages, the newest version of Firefox supports new HTML 5 elements, Private Browsing mode, TraceMonkey JavaScript engine, as well as support for several of

By June 30, 2009

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Zero-day flaw found in Firefox 3.5

The critical vulnerability in the two-week-old version of the browser opens users up to drive-by attacks, Mozilla has warned.

By July 15, 2009