Firefox

Firefox 69.0.3 fixes download issues

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/10/firefox-69-0-3-fixes-download-issues/

a week ago

Firefox 69.0.3 will be released to the Stable channel later today. The new version of the web browser addresses two issues, a download issue and a Yahoo Mail issue. Mozilla released Firefox […]

FirefoxDownloadIssues

Hide Private Mode for Firefox prevents private browsing mode detection

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/09/hide-private-mode-for-firefox-prevents-private-browsing-mode-detection/

a week ago

Hide Private Mode is a brand new extension for the Firefox web browser that closes a private browsing mode detection loophole that sites use to detect if the browser is in private […]

PrivateFirefoxPreventsBrowsingDetection

Link Gopher is a Firefox add-on that can extract links from webpages

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/07/link-gopher-is-a-firefox-add-on-that-can-extract-links-from-webpages/

2 weeks ago

Most websites have tons of links in their pages. Some of these may be used as internal links to pages within the same website while others are outbound links to other resources. […]

FirefoxAdd-onExtract

Firefox 71: new kiosk mode for the browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/07/firefox-71-new-kiosk-mode-for-the-browser/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla plans to integrate kiosk mode functionality in version 71 of the Firefox web browser that users of the browser may launch from the command line. First requested more than 17 years […]

FirefoxBrowser

Firefox 71: set a custom private browsing search engine

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/05/firefox-71-set-a-custom-private-browsing-search-engine/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla plans to integrate a new search-related feature in Firefox 71 that gives users options to set a custom search engine for private browsing. Private browsing is a special browsing mode designed […]

FirefoxCustomPrivateBrowsingSearchEngine

Firefox 69.0.2 is out, here is what is new

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/04/firefox-69-0-2-is-out-here-is-what-is-new/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla released Firefox 69.0.2 today; the stable channel update fixes two potential crashes in the web browser and fixes the detection of Parental Controls on Windows 10. The update is already available […]

Firefox

FoxyTab is a highly customizable tab manager extension for Firefox

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/30/foxytab-is-a-highly-customizable-tab-manager-extension-for-firefox/

3 weeks ago

There is no shortage of tab managers for Firefox but FoxyTab is one that goes all out for customization. It's a very user-friendly extensions that adds nifty little options that you may […]

HighlyCustomizableManagerExtensionFirefox

Mozilla disables TLS 1.0 and 1.1 in Firefox Nightly in preparation of deprecation

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/29/mozilla-disables-tls-1-0-and-1-1-in-firefox-nightly-in-preparation-of-deprecation/

3 weeks ago

Firefox maker Mozilla disabled support for the protocols TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 in recent versions of the Firefox Nightly web browser. Major browser makers such as Mozilla and Google announced in […]

MozillaDisablesFirefoxNightly

How to import tabs from Chrome to Firefox and vice versa

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/27/how-to-import-tabs-from-chrome-to-firefox-and-vice-versa/

3 weeks ago

So, you have decided to switch from Chrome to Firefox, or maybe it's the other way around. The problem is you have a lot of tabs opened, and you can't abandon the […]

ImportChromeFirefox

DoH! Mozilla assures UK minister that DNS-over-HTTPS won't be default in Firefox for Britons

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/24/mozilla_backtracks_doh_for_uk_users/

3 weeks ago

As Reg readers will know, you'll have to click a few buttons first

MozillaDefaultFirefox

Undo Close Tab is an add-on that displays a clickable list of recently closed tabs in Firefox

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/23/undo-close-tab-is-an-add-on-that-displays-a-clickable-list-of-recently-closed-tabs-in-firefox/

4 weeks ago

Has it ever happened to you that you closed a tab by accident? Maybe because you thought you no longer needed the webpage open or by accident? It may have happened even […]

Add-onDisplaysRecentlyClosedFirefox

Here is what is new in Firefox 69.0.1 Stable

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/18/here-is-what-is-new-in-firefox-69-0-1-stable/

4 weeks ago

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 69.0.1 later today; the stable channel update for Firefox 69.0 is a small release that fixes several issues and security vulnerabilities. The new version of Firefox will […]

FirefoxStable

Mozilla will release a new Firefox version every 4 weeks from 2020 on

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/17/mozilla-will-release-a-new-firefox-version-every-4-weeks-from-2020-on/

a month ago

Mozilla announced on September 17, 2019 that it will speed up the Firefox release cycle from 2020 onward for all Firefox channels. New Firefox versions get released every six to eight weeks […]

MozillaReleaseFirefoxVersion

Firefox Premium for Enterprises is now available

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/12/firefox-premium-for-enterprises-is-now-available/

a month ago

Organizations that run the Firefox web browser in Enterprise environments may subscribe to a newly established Premium plan to extend support. Firefox Premium Support is a new offer for Enterprises that provides […]

FirefoxPremiumEnterprisesAvailable

Rolling in DoH: Chrome 78 to experiment with DNS-over-HTTPS – hot on the heels of Firefox

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/10/chrome_78_dnsoverhttps/

a month ago

Google promises it won't override your choice of DNS provider

RollingChromeExperimentFirefox

Mozilla relaunches the Firefox Test Pilot program to test privacy-focused products

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/10/mozilla-relaunches-the-firefox-test-pilot-program-to-test-privacy-focused-products/

a month ago

Mozilla relaunched the Firefox Test Pilot program on September 10, 2019 to test privacy-focused products. The organization shut down the program twice already, the last time in January 2019. The second "Test […]

MozillaRelaunchesFirefoxProgramProducts

Mozilla Firefox to begin slow rollout of DNS-over-HTTPS by default at the end of the month

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/mozilla_firefox_dns/

a month ago

To protect query privacy, browser maker will run everything through Cloudflare

MozillaFirefoxRolloutDefault

Firefox Add-ons Warning: This extension isn't monitored by Mozilla

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/06/firefox-add-ons-warning-this-extension-isnt-monitored-by-mozilla/

a month ago

Firefox users who open the official Firefox Add-ons repository may notice a new warning message displayed on most extension pages. The warning reads: "This extension isn't monitored by Mozilla. Make sure you […]

FirefoxAdd-onsWarningExtensionMozilla

Eyes Alarm is a nice take-a-break add-on for Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/05/eyes-alarm-add-on-for-firefox-and-chrome/

a month ago

We discuss many Firefox add-ons and Chrome extensions here on gHacks, but the majority of those are either related to security or productivity. Today we take a look at a different category: […]

Add-onFirefoxChrome

How to locate a noisy tab in Firefox and switch to it instantly

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/03/how-to-locate-a-noisy-tab-in-firefox-and-switch-to-it-instantly/

2 months ago

This article isn't about annoying auto-playing videos. You know that Firefox displays a speaker icon on tabs which are playing audio and that you can mute those easily with a right-click on […]

LocateFirefoxSwitch