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Firefox 86 Features

Firefox makes it harder for Facebook and others to track you online

February 25th, 2021

Mozilla’s Firefox 86 update comes with a new “Total Cookie Protection” feature that enhances user privacy. Total Cookie Protection will remove a company’s ability to access cookies belonging to a different site, preventing the said company from tracking users online. The new cookie feature has to be turned on manually in the browser’s settings panel. …

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Mozilla wants you to pay $5 a month for its own version of Apple News+

July 5th, 2019

Mozilla seems poised to jump into the paid news aggregation game soon, with the nonprofit behind the Firefox browser now teasing a $5-per-month subscription product that would offer ad-free news while also undercutting by a few dollars the recently launched Apple News+. The latter being a still relatively new subscription product from the iPhone maker …

Firefox browser

A web browser you forgot existed might soon be faster than Chrome

May 21st, 2019

Mozilla has dramatically changed the look and feel of its browser since the introduction of Firefox Quantum two years ago now — a release that prefaced the arrival of other new features that promote privacy and speed, like an extension that makes it harder for Facebook to track you. And now today, Mozilla is touting …

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New Firefox extension prevents Facebook from tracking you around the web

March 27th, 2018

Facebook has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons in recent weeks as users are becoming increasingly concerned about how much data the social media platform is collecting from them. Mozilla has clearly been paying a great deal of attention to the blowback, as the team introduced a new add-on for Firefox called Facebook …

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Mozilla CEO slams Windows 10, calls it a ‘dramatic step backwards’

August 6th, 2015

The recent release of Windows 10 largely looks like a resounding success. Not only has Microsoft’s latest OS already been downloaded by over 18 million users, but it’s also been well-received by both critics and end users. Especially after the questionable release that was Windows 8, Windows 10 is rightfully being lauded for being a …

Mozilla Firefox OS Smartphone

This $33 smartphone is the first-generation iPhone of 2014

August 27th, 2014

Earlier this week, Mozilla unveiled its first-ever low-end smartphone for customers in India: the Intex Cloud FX. At just $33, the Firefox OS device is one of the cheapest smartphones on the market, but how do its specifications stand up to other cheap phones in emerging markets? The Cloud FX is clearly not meant to compete with …

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Mozilla tells the FCC to grow a spine, reclassify ISPs as common carriers

May 5th, 2014

Mozilla might not be as big as Google or Netflix in most consumers’ minds but as the maker of the popular Firefox browser, it does have some clout. That’s why it’s noteworthy that Mozilla on Monday recommended that the Federal Communications Commission use the “nuclear option” against Internet service providers by reclassifying them as common …

Firefox Unreal Engine 4 Video

New video shows the amazing potential of browser-based gaming

March 12th, 2014

If you thought Mozilla importing the Unreal Engine 3 onto Firefox was impressive, just wait until you get a load of what they’ve done with Unreal Engine 4. Less than a year after Mozilla showed off its successful port of the gaming engine behind the latest Bioshock and Mass Effect games into its web browser, …

Firefox OS Smartphone $25

Mozilla plans to mow down rivals with an army of $25 smartphones

February 24th, 2014

Mozilla has teamed up with Chinese manufacturer Spreadtrum to try to create a $25 smartphone that runs Firefox OS. They aim to make a phone that will feature the Cortex A5-based SC6821 chipset, which was developed by Spreadtrum and supports WCDMA and EDGE networks. Noticeably absent is support for 4G LTE and the device’s screen …