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Firefox Releases Thread

Discussion in 'Web Development' started by LPH, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. LPH

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    Visit the Original Blog Post
     
  2. LPH

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    This release has been pulled from the downloads.

    "The vulnerability could allow a malicious site to potentially determine which websites users have visited and have access to the URL or URL parameters," Mozilla Director of Security Assurance Michael Coates wrote. "At this time we have no indication that this vulnerability is currently being exploited in the wild."
     
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    New patch is available and 16.0 is available for download again.
     
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    January 8, 2013: Firefox 18 Launches With New IonMonkey JavaScript Engine, WebRTC And Retina Support
     
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    New Firefox beta includes PDF viewer.

    Other changes:

    Canvas elements can export their content as an image blob using canvas.toBlob()
    Startup performance improvements (bugs 715402 and 756313)
    Debugger now supports pausing on exceptions and hiding non-enumerable properties
    Remote Web Console is available for connecting to Firefox on Android or Firefox OS (experimental, set devtools.debugger.remote-enabled to true)
    There is now a Browser Debugger available for add-on and browser developers (experimental, set devtools.chrome.enabled to true)
    Web Console CSS links now open in the Style Editor
    CSS Page is now supported
    CSS viewport-percentage length units implemented (vh, vw, vmin and vmax)
    CSS text-transform now supports full-width
    Starting Firefox with -private flag incorrectly claims you are not in Private Browsing mode (802274)
    Firefox beta may now be downloaded by users of Firefox 19 Beta, Windows, Mac, and Linux.
    Firefox for Android beta was likewise updated. It introduces more support for ARMv6, which means that an estimated 15 million phones can now enjoy the browser. There is now a lower minimum CPU requirement of 600MHz. Other requirements include 512MB, HVGA. These cover handsets such as the T-Mobile myTouch 3G slide, HTC Wildfire S, LG Optimus One, and ZTE R750.
    The other features for the mobile browser also include the following:
    Added theme support
    Support for Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese localizations
    Canvas elements can export their content as an image blob using canvas.toBlob()
    CSS Page is now supported
    CSS viewport-percentage length units implemented (vh, vw, vmin and vmax)
    CSS text-transform now supports full-width
    Holding backspace may delete text both in front of and behind the cursor (770291)
    Firefox Integration in the Google Search Widget
     
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