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A closer look at Firefox's Tracking Protection feature

Tracking Protection is a privacy feature of the Firefox web browser designed to block certain unwanted elements on sites visited in the browser. All Firefox users have options to control Tracking Protection […]

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Here is what is new in Firefox 67.0.2

Mozilla released Firefox 67.0.2 to the Stable channel on June 11, 2019. The new version of the Firefox web browser is already available and Firefox installations configured to check for updates automatically […]

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Firefox 68: add-on release notes in add-ons manager

The Firefox Add-ons Manager will soon display the release notes of updated extensions directly in the web browser. Mozilla plans to release the new feature in Firefox 68 which is scheduled for […]

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Firefox 69: support page lists path to Firefox binary

Mozilla added the path of the Firefox binary to the web browser's support page in Firefox 69 to make it easier for Firefox users to find out from where Firefox was started. […]

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Mozilla might launch Firefox Premium in 2019

Mozilla CEO Chris Beard confirmed in an interview¬† that the organization plans to offer premium services in the near future. Mozilla is aware of the organization's dependency on search and the revenue […]

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Mozilla to run a Firefox Origin Telemetry experiment in development versions of Firefox

Mozilla announced a push to improving privacy for all users of the Firefox web browser recently. The organization began to enable Tracking Protection functionality for all new installations with the release of […]

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Firefox Add-ons to delete history of active page or domain

Delete The Browsing History Of The Current Page and Delete Browsing History Of Domain Of Current Page are two Firefox add-ons that make it very easy to delete certain bits from the […]

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Facebook Container 2.0 for Firefox blocks Facebook's third-party site tracking

Mozilla announced a big privacy push yesterday on the official site. The organization revealed that Firefox's Tracking Protection would be enabled by default for non-private browser windows for new and existing users […]

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Mozilla enables Tracking Protection by default in Firefox

Mozilla announced on June 4, 2019 that it enabled the privacy feature Tracking Protection for new Firefox installations as of this day, and that the change will be enabled for existing Firefox […]

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Firefox 67.0.1 Release Information

Mozilla plans to release a new stable version of the Firefox web browser soon. The new version, Firefox 67.0.1, updates stable versions of the web browser. The update is not available yet […]

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How to disable accidental tab detaching in Firefox

For some time now I have experienced quite the frustrating experience when using the Firefox web browser. I have a couple of sites pinned to the Firefox tab bar and every now […]

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Save and Restore Tabs in Firefox with Tab Stash

Tab Stash is a browser extension for the Firefox web browser that you may use to save and restore browser tabs at any time. Firefox handles lots of tabs better than Chrome […]

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Firefox 69 to use Process Priority Manager

Mozilla plans to enable a new feature called Process Priority Manager in Firefox 69 Stable later this year. The organization began to integrate the feature in Firefox Nightly about a year ago […]

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Mozilla releases Firefox Lockwise (formerly Lockbox) add-on

Remember Firefox Lockbox, a password management solution designed to improve the built-in Firefox password manager? The service is still in active development but it is now called Firefox Lockwise instead. Mozilla launched […]

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A wave of malware add-ons hit the Mozilla Firefox Extensions Store

If you browse the official Mozilla store for Firefox extensions, called Mozilla AMO, you may stumble upon extensions that have names of popular software products or extensions. Extensions like Adobe Flash Player […]

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How to fix Firefox starting with a blank user profile

Mozilla released Firefox 67.0 recently and integrated in that release came a -- long-overdue -- feature that assigned unique profiles to each Firefox installation on the system. The change should not have […]

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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 […]