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Firefox's Android reboot begins tomorrow

On Tuesday, Mozilla shifts its mobile browser to a faster new foundation--but leaves other features behind.

By November 21, 2011


New Firefox interface to speed up Firefox on Android

A native Android interface should make Firefox faster and use less memory--but Mozilla is sacrificing add-on compatibility for the performance boost.

By October 15, 2011


Firefox's Jetpack extensions reach mobile browsing

Mozilla has begun adding mobile device support to its newer extensions framework--but it's also changing Jetpack's direction and requiring earlier extensions to be rebuilt.

By February 22, 2012


Firefox 8 beta brings Twitter search, tab controls

The new test version adds Twitter username and hashtag search, tab-loading controls, and restrictions on add-ons that other software might try to install.

By September 29, 2011


Mozilla maps out Jetpack add-on transition plan

The Firefox backer is getting serious about a second crack at Jetpack, its new-and-improved foundation for add-ons to customize the browser.

By January 25, 2010


Every moment counts in Mozilla's bid for mobile relevance

An overhauled version of Firefox for Android could come shortly after January 31--or maybe six weeks later, a stretch in which Apple might sell 26 million iPhones and iPads.

By January 25, 2012


Firefox's Jetpack add-ons taking off soon

Mozilla programmers hope to release the first beta version of Jetpack, Firefox 4's new foundation for customization through add-ons, on Monday. It won't be feature-complete, though.

By December 2, 2010


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


Safari 1.1 Changes, and future Safari improvements

Safari 1.1 Changes, and future Safari improvements

By December 17, 2003


Mozilla patches highly critical security flaws

Open-source software developer releases an update that addresses vulnerabilities of users' sensitive information in Firefox, Thunderbird, and SeaMonkey.

By December 18, 2008