• Meet Firefox 3.1 new tab preview panel

    In preparation for Firefox 3.1 Beta 2, due around mid-November, the Firefox development team is furiously completing and landing important features to the code base. Today’s nightly features the long ago announced tab preview panel that replaces the All tabs list it used to feature in the far right side. As you can see it

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  • Tweak Firefox 3 location bar autocomplete menu

    A common complaint about Firefox 3’s location bar is that the autocomplete menu is too long because of the big font sizes, that the page title grabs too much attention compared to the address or that the address is too difficult to read. While the default colors and sizes is still under review, you can

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  • Mozilla already working on a Firefox 3 security fix

    The same day Firefox 3 was shipping, Tipping Point, a research organization for vulnerability analysis and discovery,  released an upcoming advisory (ZDI-CAN-349) about a new security vulnerability that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, affecting Firefox 2 and 3 in their Zero Day Initiative site. Following their own policies, Tipping Point has not

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  • Firefox 3 RC 2 review

    More than a year and a half in the making, at Release Candidate 2 stage, Firefox 3 is almost here and ready for the about 150 million current Firefox users and the millions to come, to lay their hands on its code and benefit of the dozens of new features and improvements aimed for a

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  • Firefox 3 expected for June

    Mozilla VP of Engineering, Mike Schroepfer, has confirmed that the final release of Firefox 3, currently in Beta 4 stage, is expected for June, a full quarter later than the latest estimate and some nine months past the original. According to Firefox 3 Beta 5 release schedule, it is being built as I write this

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  • Firefox 3 icons preview

    Mozilla’s Alex Faaborg has posted yet another peek at Firefox 3 extensive visual refresh. This time he shares a partial collection of the different icon sets Firefox 3 will feature. As reported before, Firefox 3 will break with the restriction of keeping a very tight visual identity across all supported platforms and will instead aim

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