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How To Install Firefox 41.0 Beta 1 on Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 And Ubuntu 12.04 via PPA

As you may already know, Firefox is being developed on three separate channels. First, the features are implemented in the developer branch, they reach the beta channel when enough tests have been performed and finally, some of the new features

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Firefox 42 Will Disable The Support For Unsigned Extensions

As you may know, Firefox 40 has been released today, bringing fixes and new features. Starting with Firefox 41, the users will be able to deactivate the support for unsigned extensions. This features will be enabled by default on FFX42

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Firefox 42 Nightly Is Now Built In GTK+3

Firefox Nightly for Linux has been compiled with GTK+3 and the stable version of Firefox 42 may be the first one to be released with GTK+3. For now, there are a few glitches around showing borders of address and search

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Mozilla Decided To Disable Flash On Firefox, Over Security Issues

As you may know, Mozilla decided to disable Adobe Flash on its Firefox browser, due to the critical security flaws discovered in the platform. But Adobe has announced that an update is on its way, being scheduled for release this

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Mozilla Plans To Rewrite Its XUL-Written UI In HTML, CSS And JavaScript

In order to conquer the internet yet again, Mozilla has decided to make rebuild the Firefox UI with modern web technologies as a replacement for the current XUL (XML User Interface Language). The XUL has caused performance issues and developers

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Firefox 39 Has Been Delayed A Few Days Due To A “Last Minute Stability Issue”

As you may know, Firefox 39 should have been released till now, but this time it got delayed with a few days by Mozilla, because they discovered an important stability problem. The official announcement (hacks.mozilla.org): “Note: Firefox 39 has been

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Firefox 38 Has Been Added To The Default Repositories Of Both Fedora 22 And Fedora 21

The Fedora Project has recently announced that Firefox 38 has been included to te default repositories of Fedora 21 and Fedora 22 (which should be released on the 26th of May). Firefox 38 has been recently released by Mozilla and

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Firefox 38.0.5 Beta 1 Brings Hello Improvements And Pocket Integration

As a reminder, Firefox 38.0.1 has been recently released for all the major Linux systems, adding security improvements to Firefox 38. Recently, Firefox 38.0.5 Beta has been released, bringing a bunch of new features. While the first Beta version of

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Firefox 38.0.1 Fixes An Nvidia Optimus Crash, Among Others

The first point release of Firefox 38 (Firefox 38.0.1) has been recently released, bringing fixes for some Nvidia Optimus GPUs, fixes an error occurred when importing Google Chrome cookies, repaired the incorrect decoding of WebRTC H264 video streams and other

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Firefox 38 Has Been Added To The Default Repositories Of All The Supported Ubuntu Systems

As a reminder, Firefox 38 has been recently released, bringing a new Tab-based Preferences menus, some special changes for developers, a bunch of HTML5 improvements and the autocomplete=off feature is no longer supported for username/password fields. (For more information, you

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