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Mozilla Firefox 3 Out Today

Mozilla has announced that the final version of Firefox 3 will go public today, Tuesday, June 17, 2008:

After more than 34 months of active development, and with the contributions of thousands, we’re proud to announce that we’re ready. Put on your party hats and get ready to download Firefox 3 — the best web browser, period.

As part of the celebration, design firm Nobox has created a cool new poster that summarizes the robot series headed with the word Victory. You can get a large version of it at Flickr.

For the full details of Firefox 3, check the full review.

Download Day starts at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time for other times see: http://tinyurl.com/4e7fv5. This is 6 p.m. GMT.

Download: Firefox 3

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Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 Final Released!

What’s New in Firefox 2.0.0.4

  • Release Date: May 30, 2007
  • Security Update: The following security issues have been fixed.
  • Windows Vista Support: More enhancements and fixes for Windows Vista are included, with the following caveats.

This is the final version, however the web site has not been updated yet, but will be soon.

Download: Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 (en-US): Windows | Linux | Mac | All Versions
View: Release Notes
Homepage: Mozilla Firefox

Recently Released Microsoft Software

Microsoft Software:

Windows Vista RTM – Should be available to the general public around 30th January 2007.

Microsoft Office 2007 RTM – Should be available to the general public around November 2006.

Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 – Windows XP SP2 Or Windows Server 2003 SP1 Or Windows Vista Required

Windows Media Player 11 – Windows XP SP2 Required

Windows Defender – Windows XP SP2 Or Windows Server 2003 SP1 Required

Internet Explorer 7 – Windows XP SP2 Or Windows Server 2003 SP1 Required

Other Software:

Mozilla Firefox 2.0

Microsoft Office Professional 2007 Windows Vista Business Windows Vista Home Basic Windows Vista Home Premium Windows Vista Ultimate

Firefox 1.5.0.7 Released (Security Update)

Firefox 1.5.0.7 is a security and stability update that is part of our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet experience for our customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this latest version.

Release Date: September 14, 2006

Download: Firefox 1.5.0.7 (en-GB) | (en-US) | (Other Systems and Languages)
Hompage: Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2 Out!

Firefox 1.5.0.2 provides native support for Macintosh with Intel Core processors, and stability and security enhancements that are part of our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet experience for our customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this latest version.

Here's what's new in Firefox 1.5.0.2:

  • Universal Binary support for Mac OS X which provides native support for Macintosh with Intel Core processors. Firefox supports the enhancements to performance introduced by the new Mac Intel chipsets.
  • Improvements to product stability.
  • Several security fixes.

The Burning Edge has more detailed lists of notable bug fixes.

Download: Firefox 1.5.0.2 (en-GB) | (en-US) | (Other Systems and Languages)
Hompage: Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1 Out!

I told you it would be out soon, so here it is!

February 1, 2006. Firefox 1.5.0.1 is a stability and security update that is part of our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet experience for our customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this latest version.

Here’s what’s new in Firefox 1.5.0.1:

  • Improved stability.
  • Improved support for Mac OS X.
  • International Domain Name support for Iceland (.is) is now enabled.
  • Fixes for several memory leaks.
  • Several security enhancements.

The Burning Edge has more detailed lists of notable bug fixes.

Download: Firefox 1.5.0.1 (en-GB) | (en-US) | (Other Systems and Languages)
Hompage: Mozilla Firefox

Firefox 1.5 Out!

By the way, I know that this is old news and a newer version is soon to be released, but I just had to post it.

Firefox 1.5 is our next major release of our award-winning Firefox Web browser. More information about Firefox is available.

These Release Notes cover what’s new, download and installation instructions, known issues and frequently asked questions for the Firefox 1.5. Please read these notes and the bug filing instructions before reporting any bugs to Bugzilla.

We want to hear your feedback about Firefox. Please join us in the Firefox forums, hosted by MozillaZine.

Here’s what’s new in Firefox 1.5:

  • Automated update to streamline product upgrades. Notification of an update is more prominent, and updates to Firefox may now be half a megabyte or smaller. Updating extensions has also improved.
  • Faster browser navigation with improvements to back and forward button performance.
  • Drag and drop reordering for browser tabs.
  • Improvements to popup blocking.
  • Clear Private Data feature provides an easy way to quickly remove personal data through a menu item or keyboard shortcut.
  • Answers.com is added to the search engine list.
  • Improvements to product usability including descriptive error pages, redesigned options menu, RSS discovery, and “Safe Mode” experience.
  • Better accessibility including support for DHTML accessibility and assistive technologies such as the Window-Eyes 5.5 beta screen reader for Microsoft Windows. Screen readers read aloud all available information in applications and documents or show the information on a Braille display, enabling blind and visually impaired users to use equivalent software functionality as their sighted peers.
  • Report a broken Web site wizard to report Web sites that are not working in Firefox.
  • Better support for Mac OS X (10.2 and greater) including profile migration from Safari and Mac Internet Explorer.
  • New support for Web Standards including SVG, CSS 2 and CSS 3, and JavaScript 1.6.
  • Many security enhancements.

The Burning Edge has more detailed lists of new features and notable bug fixes.

Download: Firefox 1.5 (en-GB) | (en-US)
Hompage: Mozilla Firefox