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Mozilla about to launch VPN beta

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/16/mozilla-about-to-launch-vpn-beta/

3 days ago

Mozilla, maker of the Firefox web browser, will launch the first beta of its upcoming VPN service in the coming weeks. The organization launched Firefox Private Network in September 2019 which added […]

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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

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Mozilla plans to roll out DNS over HTTPS to US users in late September 2019

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/07/mozilla-plans-to-roll-out-dns-over-https-to-us-users-in-late-september-2019/

a month ago

Starting in late September 2019, DNS over HTTPS (DoH) is going to be rolled out to Firefox users in the United States. DNS over HTTPS encrypts DNS requests to improve security and […]

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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 […]

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Mozilla won't follow Google in limiting APIs in coming Extensions Manifest v3

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/03/mozilla-wont-follow-google-in-limiting-apis-in-coming-extensions-manifest-v3/

2 months ago

Google revealed some time ago that it was working on a new Extensions Manifest file for the Chrome web browser. The company published an early draft of the Manifest v3 file and […]

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Mozilla revamps Firefox's HTTPS address bar information

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/13/mozilla-revamps-firefoxs-https-address-bar-information/

2 months ago

Mozilla plans to make changes to the information that the organization's Firefox browser displays in its address bar when it connects to sites. Firefox displays an i-icon and a lock symbol currently […]

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Mozilla launches Site Compatibility Tools for Firefox

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/07/mozilla-launches-site-compatibility-tools-for-firefox/

2 months ago

Site Compatibility Tools is a new extension for the Firefox web browser by Mozilla designed to find and report site compatibility issues experienced in Firefox. If you take Internet Explorer and the […]

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Mozilla recommends a Firefox extensions that appears to be a copycat

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/25/mozilla-recommends-a-firefox-extensions-that-appears-to-be-a-copycat/

3 months ago

Mozilla maintains a list of recommended extensions for the Firefox web browser that it highlights on the official Mozilla AMO add-ons website and also in Firefox in various ways. The system used […]

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DoH! Secure DNS doesn't make us a villain Mozilla tells UK ISP's

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/06/mozilla_ukisp_vallain/

3 months ago

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Mozilla starts test of subscription-based ad-free Internet experience

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/05/mozilla-starts-test-of-subscription-based-ad-free-internet-experience/

4 months ago

Mozilla launched a new subscription-based service today in partnership with Scroll.com that gives subscribers an ad-free reading experience on participating news sites. Some might say that they get an ad-free experience already […]

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UK ISP group names Mozilla 'Internet Villain' for supporting 'DNS-over-HTTPS'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/uk-isp-group-names-mozilla-internet-villain-for-supporting-dns-over-https/

4 months ago

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Mozilla experiment to pollute what advertisers know about you

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/06/26/mozilla-experiment-to-pollute-what-advertisers-know-about-you/

4 months ago

Mozilla launched Track This today, an experiment to pollute what advertisers know about you by opening a large number of unrelated sites on the Internet. The basic idea behind Track This is […]

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Mozilla omits CPU architecture information from Firefox's user agent

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/06/22/mozilla-omits-cpu-architecture-information-from-firefoxs-user-agent/

4 months ago

Mozilla plans to omit CPU architecture information from Firefox's user agent and several supported APIs to reduce the digital fingerprint of Firefox users. Web browsers reveal information automatically to websites that users […]

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Mozilla plans far-reaching changes to Protective features in Firefox

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/06/21/mozilla-plans-far-reaching-changes-to-protective-features-in-firefox/

4 months ago

Mozilla plans to improve the protective features of the Firefox web browser further by making user interface changes, introducing social blocking as a new tracking protection feature and protection reports, and launching […]

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