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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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Firefox's Jetpack extensions get 2010 goal

Mozilla hopes to release the first full version of the Jetpack programming tools by the end of the year. Also a priority: Web-based Flightdeck tool.

By June 30, 2010

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Firefox Mobile: Where it stands now

We sat down with Mozilla's Jay Sullivan to chat about the Firefox browser for mobile phones.

By March 23, 2010