Firefox

Firefox Monitor gets resolve feature

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/24/firefox-monitor-gets-resolve-feature/

9 hrs ago

Firefox Monitor is a service by Firefox maker Mozilla that allows anyone to check whether an email address or username has been part of a data breach. Mozilla launched Firefox Monitor back […]

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What are Firefox Containers?

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/24/what-are-firefox-containers/

9 hrs ago

You may have heard of Firefox Containers. But do you know what they are? How do they help us? To understand the purpose of this feature, you need to understand how web […]

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Simple Tab Groups is a Firefox extension for organizing your tabs

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/22/simple-tab-groups-is-a-firefox-extension-for-organizing-your-tabs/

2 days ago

Simple Tab Groups is a Firefox extension that can help you organize your tabs. The extension was inspired by one with a similar name, Tab Groups. The extension includes five plugins (add-ons […]

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Mozilla launches Firefox Private Network VPN for Android

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/19/mozilla-launches-firefox-private-network-vpn-for-android/

5 days ago

Mozilla launched Firefox Private Network VPN for Google's Android operating system recently. The standalone Android application extends support to Android devices. The organization launched a beta of Firefox Private Network VPN back […]

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Why is Firefox establishing connections to detectportal.firefox.com on start?

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/19/why-is-firefox-establishing-connections-to-detectportal-firefox-com-on-start/

5 days ago

When you monitor the network traffic of the Firefox web browser you may notice that the browser establishes a connection to detectportal.firefox.com on start by default. The connection is one of the […]

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Firefox 73.0.1 will be released later today

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/18/firefox-73-0-1-will-be-released-later-today/

6 days ago

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 73.0.1 to the Stable channel later today. The new version is a bug fix release that fixes several issues in Firefox including crashes on some Linux and […]

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Open in Browser is a Firefox extension that opens PDFs, images directly instead of downloading them

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/17/open-in-browser-is-a-firefox-extension-that-opens-documents-and-images-directly/

7 days ago

Firefox as you know, has built-in support for viewing some document formats like TXT, PDF, XML and image formats. But sometimes you get a download dialog open up, instead of the content […]

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Firefox 75 gets lazy loading support for images and iframes

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/15/firefox-75-gets-lazy-loading-support-for-images/

a week ago

Mozilla plans to support lazy loading for images and iframes in Firefox 75. Lazy loading refers to a technique that defers the loading of elements on a page to improve loading and […]

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Firefox Multi-Account Containers introduces sync functionality

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/13/firefox-multi-account-containers-introduces-sync-functionality/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla published the Firefox Multi-Account Containers add-on for the Firefox web browser in 2017. The extension introduces options to separate websites by loading them into containers which act independent from one another. […]

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These truly are the end times for TLS 1.0, 1.1: Firefox hopes to 'eradicate' weak HTTPS standard by blocking it

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/10/tls_10_11_firefox_complete_eradication/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla's browser will, from March, require manual override

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Firefox 73.0: find out what is new in Mozilla's latest release

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/11/firefox-73-0-find-out-what-is-new-in-mozillas-latest-release/

2 weeks ago

Firefox 73.0 is the latest stable version of the web browser. The release date of the browser is February 11, 2020 (today at the time of writing). The next major stable release […]

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Save Page WE is a Firefox and Chrome extension that can save webpages as HTML files

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/08/save-page-we-is-a-firefox-and-chrome-extension-that-can-save-a-web-page-in-a-html-file/

2 weeks ago

Having a resource available offline is often a good idea as you can access it at any time without having to worry about Internet connectivity or availability of the resource on the […]

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Mozilla integrates initial add-ons support in Firefox Preview (Nightly)

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/07/mozilla-integrates-initial-add-ons-support-in-firefox-preview-nightly/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla's work on the next Android version of Firefox, called Firefox Preview, continues. Developers have added initial support for browser add-ons in the latest Firefox Preview (Nightly) version. Add-on support was not […]

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Block websites with a master password using the Block Site extension for Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/03/block-websites-with-a-master-password-using-the-block-site-extension-for-firefox-and-chrome/

3 weeks ago

Do you share your computer with someone? Do you want to restrict access to some websites in Firefox and Chrome? Or do you want to limit your access to sites in those […]

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Browse the Telemetry that Firefox collects

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/28/browse-the-telemetry-that-firefox-collects/

4 weeks ago

The Mozilla Firefox web browser, like the majority of browsers available today, collects Telemetry data which Mozilla introduced in Firefox 7 in 2011, Mozilla notes on its official Mozilla Wiki site that […]

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Enable Opera-like Speed Dials in Firefox and Chrome with Toolbar Dial

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/25/enable-opera-like-speed-dials-in-firefox-and-chrome-with-toolbar-dial/

4 weeks ago

The classic Opera web browser was cool and practical in many ways, and its Speed Dial and the built-in mail feature were (are) fan-favorites. Toolbar Dial is an add-on for Firefox and […]

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Firefox 72.0.2 will be released later today

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/20/firefox-72-0-2-will-be-released-later-today/

a month ago

Mozilla is about to release Firefox 72.0.2, an update for the stable channel version of the web browser.  The new version of the Firefox web browser is a stability and bug fix […]

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Cookie Quick Manager is a Firefox extension that lets you Search, Delete, Protect site-specific cookies

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/18/cookie-quick-manager-is-a-firefox-extension-that-lets-you-search-delete-protect-site-specific-cookies/

a month ago

Firefox users know that there are many ways to protect their online privacy. One extension that can help you with this is Cookie Quick Manager. You may consider it as an alternative […]

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Firefox for Android migration is about to begin

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/17/firefox-for-android-migration-is-about-to-begin/

a month ago

Mozilla announced today that it will soon migrate Firefox for Android Nightly installations to the new Firefox Preview for Android Nightly version. The organization has been working on a new mobile web […]

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No Mo'zilla for about 100 techies today: Firefox maker lays off staff as boss talks of 'difficult choices' and funding

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/16/mozilla_job_cuts/

a month ago

Enjoy that new version 72? Donate.mozilla.org is a thing, folks

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