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WebVR is now 'WebXR Device API', supports augmented reality

WebVR is now 'WebXR Device API', supports augmented reality

The first version of WebVR was announced in early 2016, with both Firefox and Chrome being early supporters. The idea was to bring virtual reality content to the web, with support for all headsets,

Firefox 59 Will Stop Websites Snooping on Where You've Just Been

Firefox 59 will reduce how much information websites pass on about visitors in an attempt to improve privacy for users of its private browsing mode. From a report: When you click a link in your
If you use Firefox, you need to update it right now

If you use Firefox, you need to update it right now

Firefox Quantum is a great browser, but it has a security flaw. A Cisco report published Tuesday and spotted by The Hacker News revealed a Mozilla Firefox vulnerability that could allow hackers to
Update Your Firefox Now: Mozilla Just Patched a ‘Critical’ Security Flaw

Update Your Firefox Now: Mozilla Just Patched a ‘Critical’ Security Flaw

Firefox version 57, otherwise known as Firefox Quantum, has done wonderful things to help get Mozilla’s open-source web browser back in shape, but along the way, the company has made a few mistakes.

Update Your Firefox Browser to Fix a Critical Remotely Exploitable Flaw

Mozilla has released an important update for its Firefox web browser to patch a critical vulnerability that could allow remote attackers to execute malicious code on computers running an affected
Firefox Starts Testing ‘Sponsored Stories’ In Browser Tabs

Firefox Starts Testing ‘Sponsored Stories’ In Browser Tabs

Mozilla will soon start displaying the “occasional sponsored story” in the beta version of Firefox in a bid to reinvent the current model of web advertising. The sponsored story ads will be displayed
ProBeat: Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are bringing back the browser wars

ProBeat: Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are bringing back the browser wars

This was a big week in browser news: Google launched Chrome 64 and Mozilla released Firefox 58 in the span of just over a day. But the timing isn’t what’s interesting (both browsers get new versions
Firefox sponsored tiles are returning, this time from Pocket

Firefox sponsored tiles are returning, this time from Pocket

Advertising is the business model of the Web, Mozilla concedes. But the non-profit foundation behind the Firefox web browser has so far been unable to adopt that. It has tried, of course, and got no
Firefox sponsored tiles are returning, this time from Pocket

Firefox sponsored tiles are returning, this time from Pocket

Advertising is the business model of the Web, Mozilla concedes. But the non-profit foundation behind the Firefox web browser has so far been unable to adopt that. It has tried, of course, and got no
Firefox 59 beta adds home button assist functionality, better live streaming, and more

Firefox 59 beta adds home button assist functionality, better live streaming, and more

Mozilla pulled the trigger on a substantial redesign of Firefox a few months ago, but the devs haven't taken any time off the celebrate. the updates are still coming fast with v59 hitting the beta
Post-Quantum Firefox 58 Packs Additional Multi-Threading

Post-Quantum Firefox 58 Packs Additional Multi-Threading

Firefox Quantum launched a few months ago and impressed us with its performance and capabilities. Now FF 58 is here to smooth off a few rough edges and add some performance improvements of its own.

Firefox for Android updated with PWA support, improved bookmarking

Mozilla is always working on upgrades for the Firefox browsers. The company has just released a slew of updates for different versions of the browser but we’re more interested in Firefox for Android.
Firefox's Quantum update will block websites from tracking you 24/7

Firefox's Quantum update will block websites from tracking you 24/7

Mozilla's speedy Firefox Quantum browser hit the ground running when it rolled out in November. On Tuesday, Mozilla released an update to the browser, called Firefox 58. Its most significant feature:
The latest Firefox revs up browsing by stitching more threads into your CPU

The latest Firefox revs up browsing by stitching more threads into your CPU

A new version of Firefox is out and it promises faster performance due to the way it now renders web pages. The updated browser also provides new ways to take screenshots, including sending grabs to
Firefox Quantum update brings smoother rendering, faster speeds

Firefox Quantum update brings smoother rendering, faster speeds

Back in November, Mozilla introduced Firefox Quantum, a new “really fast” version of the Internet browser. Today the company announced an update for Firefox Quantum, adding new features while
Firefox Quantum update brings smoother rendering, faster speeds

Firefox Quantum update brings smoother rendering, faster speeds

Back in November, Mozilla introduced Firefox Quantum, a new “really fast” version of the Internet browser. Today the company announced an update for Firefox Quantum, adding new features while
Firefox’s continued Quantum transformation—more multithreading, tracking protection

Firefox’s continued Quantum transformation—more multithreading, tracking protection

The open source stalwart continues to make large performance improvements.
Firefox 58 arrives with smoother rendering, faster JavaScript caching, and Progressive Web Apps on Android

Firefox 58 arrives with smoother rendering, faster JavaScript caching, and Progressive Web Apps on Android

Mozilla today launched Firefox 58 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. The release builds on the improvements made in version 57, branded Firefox Quantum, which the company calls “by far the biggest
Mozilla Releases Firefox 58 for Mac With Performance Optimizations

Mozilla Releases Firefox 58 for Mac With Performance Optimizations

Mozilla today announced the launch of Firefox 58, building upon the new "Quantum" features that were introduced in Firefox 57 back in November. Firefox 57 introduced a redesigned interface, new UI
Firefox 58 hits the stable channel, includes home screen support for Progressive Web Apps and FLAC playback [APK Download]

Firefox 58 hits the stable channel, includes home screen support for Progressive Web Apps and FLAC playback [APK Download]

We've been hearing about Firefox version 58 for a while now, first with news back in October last year that the update would improve its Progressive Web Apps implementation and let you add them to