Articles tagged with: Mozilla

Ad Opt-Out Tools From Mozilla, Google and Others to Stop Personalized Target Ads (Firefox to Provide Do Not Track Header)

Ad Opt-Out Tools From Mozilla, Google and Others to Stop Personalized Target Ads (Firefox to Provide Do Not Track Header)

Mozilla, Google and many other popular Internet browsers are all set to introduce a new feature coined as Ad Opt-Out tools in order to thwart the advertisements that annoy users. Mozilla being the first to implement this “do not track” feature in its FireFox, a feature that allows users to …

Firefox 4 to be Released in February But Not Before Bug Fixes; Beta Version Available

Firefox 4 to be Released in February But Not Before Bug Fixes; Beta Version Available

Here’s news for Firefox loyalists. Firefox 4 is almost ready for release. Damon Sicore, Mozilla’s senior director of platform engineering, is understood to have revealed this last Tuesday.
Pcworld.com has quoted Sicore as saying in a recent post on the company’s developer mailing list that after having “worked tremendously hard on …

Mozilla Labs’ F1 for Firefox Enables Secured Sharing of Websites With Your Social Networking Friends

Mozilla Labs’ F1 for Firefox Enables Secured Sharing of Websites With Your Social Networking Friends

There’s so much happening on the internet these days and everybody has something they want to share. There’s always a video, an article, a book release, a movie review or almost about anything under the sun that people come up with or discover that they are eager to share with …

RockMelt Web Browser Banks on Social Networking to Take on Popular Browsers

RockMelt Web Browser Banks on Social Networking to Take on Popular Browsers

Social networking is the center point for many new applications. And now we have a web browser with emphasis on social media. Being pitted against stalwarts like Mozilla, Google, Microsoft and Opera, is RockMelt that has positioned its web browser apart from the rest by keeping social networking in the …

Mozilla Unveils Cross-browser Open Web Apps Store Prototype; Google’s Chrome Store to Launch in November

Mozilla Unveils Cross-browser Open Web Apps Store Prototype; Google’s Chrome Store to Launch in November

The launch of Google’s Chrome Web Store is around the corner and Mozilla is looking to counter it with ‘Open Web Apps. The developer preview prototype of its Open Web Apps Store has been released and will run in all supported browsers, including:

Firefox 3.6 and later
Firefox for mobile
Internet Explorer 8
Chrome …

Firefox 4 Beta for Android and Maemo Now Available, Features Firefox Syn, Awesome Bar and Add-ons

Firefox 4 Beta for Android and Maemo Now Available, Features Firefox Syn, Awesome Bar and Add-ons

Firefox 4 for Android and Maemo has been in the works for several months now. With Mozilla now making the Beta version available to download and test, the company is busy highlighting the features that are likely to make it stand apart from other mobile browsers. The company informed that …

Black Hat and Defcon Security Events 2010 – The Highlights

Black Hat and Defcon Security Events 2010 – The Highlights

The two security events held at Las Vegas, Black Hat and Defcon, brought to fore several security issues plaguing the websites and devices. Following is a round-up of the important issues raised during the event.
Live Video Stream of Black Hat Hacked – The live stream of the Black hat conference, …

Thunderbird 3 Released by Mozilla Messaging With Improved Features

Thunderbird 3 Released by Mozilla Messaging With Improved Features

Here’s a good news for all those who want a personal and familiar email experience, Mozilla messaging, a subsidiary of Mozilla has announced “Thunderbird3”. Thunderbird3 is the latest version of Mozilla’s free and open source email application, which is fast and intuitive with many enhanced features.
An excellent desktop-based e-mail client …

Firefox Mobile Released for Maemo Beta 5 Devices Nokia N810 and N900 Internet Tablets

Firefox Mobile Released for Maemo Beta 5 Devices Nokia N810 and N900 Internet Tablets

The Mozilla mobile team has released Firefox Mobile for Maemo beta 5. The current version is available for the Maemo OS 2008 and Maemo 5 software platforms running on the Nokia N810 and N900 Internet Tablets. So if you have a N810 or N900, you can enjoy the advanced browser, …

Mozilla Labs Raindrop Creates Compelling Messaging Experiences With Open Web Technologies

Mozilla Labs Raindrop Creates Compelling Messaging Experiences With Open Web Technologies

Mozilla’s Raindrop gives you a new ways to use open Web technologies to create useful, compelling messaging experiences. It helps you to participate in conversations which are in email, on twitter, a friend’s blog or as part of a social networking site. Raindrop uses a mini web server to fetch …