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Firefox 69: userChrome.css and userContent.css disabled by default

Mozilla plans to land a change in Firefox 69 that disables the loading of userChrome.css and userContent.css by default to improve performance. The files userChrome.css and userContent.css are used to modify content […]

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Firefox CSP Issue may cause extension conflicts

Mozilla Firefox has an issue right now that is causing conflicts if multiple extensions are installed that modify CSP headers on visited sites. CSP, which stands for Content Security Policy, is a […]

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Firefox 67.0 Release Information

Firefox 67.0 is the new stable version of the web browser. First offered on May 21, 2019, it introduces new features such as private browsing mode extension controls and marks the beginning […]

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Firefox WebRender Rollout begins with the release of Firefox 67

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 67 to the Stable channel tomorrow on May 21, 2019. The release was pushed back a week, likely to take into account the time it took to […]

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Translate anything instantly in Firefox with Translate Man

Translate Man is an add-on for the Firefox web browser that you may use to translate anything that is displayed on a webpage. While Mozilla has been working on integrating a translation […]

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Going forward, Multi-process can't be turned off anymore in Firefox

Mozilla plans to remove configuration options in upcoming versions of the Firefox web browser that allow users to disable the browser's multi-process architecture. Mozilla introduced the multi-process architecture in the Firefox web […]

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Mozilla Firefox Preview, new Firefox browser, is available on Google Play

Fenix, which is a codename, is a new browser for Android by Mozilla that will replace the current Firefox web browser for Android eventually. Fenix is open source and interested users may […]

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Enable new Firefox Recommended Extensions suggestions in Firefox 68 Nightly

Mozilla announced the launch of the Firefox Recommended Extensions program in April 2019 to increase the visibility of extensions and promote them better. The program differs from Mozilla's current practice of displaying […]

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Mozilla releases Add-on to fix signing issue in older Firefox versions

Mozilla released the Firefox add-on Disabled Add-on Fix for Firefox 47 - 56 yesterday, and Disabled Add-on Fix for Firefox 61 to 65, and Disabled Add-on Fix 57 to 60 on May […]

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Restore YouTube's Classic Look in Firefox and Chrome

YouTube Classic is an extension for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome that changes the design and layout of YouTube to the classic version. Firefox users can install the browser extension from the […]

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Simple Ping Blocker for Firefox

Simple Ping Blocker is a new browser extension for the Firefox web browser that blocks any pings from being sent when links get activated in the browser. Mozilla revealed recently that it […]

Mozilla apologizes for recent add-on disabling issue and provides details

The last week has not been great for Mozilla. Last Friday, reports started to come in from around the world that installed add-ons would not verify anymore and were disabled as a […]

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Mozilla will fix add-on signing issue for older Firefox versions

Good news for Firefox users who run older versions of the web browser that are not supported anymore officially by Mozilla. Mozilla plans to release updates for these web browsers and also […]

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Firefox might get a Super Private Browsing mode in the future

Mozilla published the organization's Research Grants for the first half of 2019 yesterday. The 2019H1 funding series seeks answers to 12 research questions in the categories "Growing the Web", "New Interaction Modes", […]

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Tor Browser 8.0.9 update resolves add-on signing issue

Tor Browser 8.0.9 was released on May 7, 2019 to the public. The new version addresses a major issue in Mozilla's add-on signing platform that caused verification to fail. Tor Browser is […]

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About Baidu Search Update in Firefox

Some Firefox users spotted a new feature listing in the browser recently called Baidu Search Update. You can verify if the feature is installed in your version of Firefox by loading about:support […]

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Firefox 66.0.4 with add-on signing fix release on its way

Mozilla released Firefox 66.0.4 to the Stable channel of the web browser; the new version fixes the add-on deactivation and signing issue in the browser. Firefox users with installed add-ons experienced a […]

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What Mozilla needs to do now (after cert add-on disabling disaster)

Firefox users worldwide experienced something in the past couple of days that should never have happened; users with installed add-ons noticed that all of their installed browser extensions were disabled suddenly in […]