1. froggyboy604

    Firefox faces backlash for auto-installing 'Mr. Robot' add-on

    A curious add-on called "Looking Glass" started popping up on Firefox for a number of users this past week -- even if they didn't give the browser permission to install it. Due to its nebulous nature and creepy description that only said "MY REALITY IS JUST DIFFERENT FROM YOURS," people took to...
  2. froggyboy604

    Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar/box and Use a Uni-Bar, like Chrome

    Mozilla is taking another page out of Chrome’s playbook by dropping an "iconic" section of its UI: Firefox 57 will use a single bar for searching and navigation. While the search bar will not be removed altogether, it is now considered redundant and will be disabled by default. Most...
  3. froggyboy604

    Chrome, Firefox, other browsers won’t run on Windows 10 S (unless something changes)

    While Microsoft has been encouraging developers to convert legacy apps to Universal Windows Platform apps that can be distributed in the Windows Store, there’s one small catch when it comes to web browsers. And by small, I mean unless something changes you won’t find Firefox, Chrome, Opera, or...
  4. froggyboy604

    Chrome, Firefox, and Opera Vulnerable to Undetectable Phishing Attack

    Browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, and Opera are vulnerable to a new variation of an older attack that allows phishers to register and pass fake domains as the websites of legitimate services, such as Apple, Google, eBay, and others. Discovered by Chinese security researcher Xudong Zheng, this...
  5. froggyboy604

    Firefox will support Windows XP and Vista until September 2017

    To this day, Mozilla's latest software can work with your decade-old PC. However, even that team has its limits -- it's phasing out support for XP and Vista starting next year. Mozilla will start by moving users on these operating systems to the Extended Support Release in March 2017, limiting...
  6. Demon_Skeith


    Anyone here use the browser Waterfox? It's exactly like firefox but where as Firefox is only for 32(86) bit OS systems, Waterfox is for 64 bit OS systems. I've been using it of late and find it runs much better than what firefox did.
  7. froggyboy604

    Mozilla will finally add multi-process support to Firefox 48

    Almost seven years ago, Mozilla announced that it would begin implementing a new multiprocess-capable version of its popular browser. Now, it’s finally ready to start rolling that capability out to its users, though only slowly at first. As of this writing, Firefox’s multi-process implementation...
  8. froggyboy604

    Mozilla has killed the Firefox phone

    Today, Mozilla revealed that it will no longer develop or sell Firefox OS smartphones and devices, ending a two and a half year effort to break into the low-end smartphone world. The news was originally announced at a developer event and Mozilla later confirmed it to TechCrunch. Read More It...