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Firefox 63: Tracking Protection with Miner and Fingerprinting protection

Mozilla plans to include a new protective feature in Firefox 63; the browser's Tracking Protection feature, enabled by default only in private browsing windows, will protect users of the web browser from […]

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Configure Two-Step Authentication for Firefox Accounts

Anyone may create a Firefox Account. The account is used for a number of purposes such as syncing browser data between different profiles or devices, commenting or rating add-ons on Mozilla's add-on […]

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Swift Selection Search: run quick searches in Firefox

Swift Selection Search is a browser extension for the Firefox web browser to run quick searches for Firefox from any web page that is open in the browser. Firefox users have quite […]

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Enterprise Policy Generator add-on for Firefox

Enterprise Policy Generator is a new add-on for the Firefox web browser by Sören Hentzschel to create cross-platform policy files for Firefox. Designed for use in Enterprise and business environments, policy generator […]

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Firefox 62: Developer Toolbar removal

Mozilla will remove the Developer Toolbar, also known as GLCI, from the Firefox web browser when it hits version 62 in September 2018. Firefox users who run an earlier version of the […]

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Mozilla Firefox 60.0.1 release information

Mozilla released Firefox 60.0.1 to the stable channel of the Firefox web browser on May 16, 2018. The new Firefox version is a bug fix release which addresses several issues in the […]

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How to add more Top Sites rows to Firefox

The Firefox web browser displays a list of top sites on the web browser's New Tab page by default next to a search field, highlights, soon downloads, and recommendations. Mozilla changed the […]

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BlockTube: YouTube video blocker for Firefox

BlockTube is a new browser extension for the Firefox web browser that you may use to block videos, users, or channels on YouTube automatically. YouTube displays channel and video suggestions, trending videos, […]

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Mozilla is working on Firefox multi-tab management

Mozilla is working on a new feature for the organization's Firefox web browser currently which adds multi-tab management capabilities to the browser. Firefox does not support multi-tab operations right now; if you […]

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Trace blocks multiple tracking techniques in Firefox and Chrome

Trace is a privacy add-on for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome web browsers designed to block several tracking techniques used to track Internet user activity. The extension is available for Chrome and […]

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How to download Firefox offline installers

All you get when you hit the "download now" button on the Mozilla website to download a copy of the Firefox web browser is a stub or net installer. The stub installer […]

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Open Tabs in Firefox to the right of the current tab

Whenever you open a new tab in the Firefox browser, it opens at the end of the tab bar of the current browser window regardless of which tab is active when you […]

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Firefox 60.0 release overview

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 60 Stable and Firefox 60 ESR later today. The new version of the web browser moves the Firefox ESR channel from version 52.x to 60.x. That's a […]

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Firefox 60 and Firefox 60 ESR Differences

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 60 and Firefox 60 ESR on Wednesday. While Firefox 60 is just another update for users of the stable channel, the same cannot be said for ESR […]

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Privacy Possum is Privacy Badger on Steroids

Privacy Possum is a new open source browser extension for the Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome web browser by a former developer of the EFF's Privacy Badger extension. The extension focuses on […]

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Firefox: Downloads highlighted on New Tab Page

If things go as planned, Mozilla Firefox will soon display recent downloads in the highlights section of the browser's default New Tab Page. Mozilla launched a new version of the New Tab […]

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Firefox 60: sponsored content for US users

Mozilla plans to show sponsored content to Firefox users from the United States in Firefox 60. The organization plans to do so without sacrificing privacy and has published information and code already […]

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Syncmarx is a Xmarks bookmark syncing alternative

Syncmarx is a new browser extension for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome -- and web browsers that share the codebase with the two browsers -- that supports cross-browser bookmark syncing. The web […]