Category Archives: Browser

Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera and Chrome web browsers

Firefox 18.0.2 released

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/18.0.2/releasenotes/

There are several unresolved issues and a huge list of Bug Fixes including JavaScript related stability issues: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/18.0.2/releasenotes/buglist.html

18.0.2 added a check to Options > Privacy > Accept third-party cookies, which I preferred to uncheck.

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download:http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/

Thunderbird 15.0.1 released

FIXED
Stability issues causing crashes when searching emails and forwarding emails (780908)
Find and replace and some other actions in the compose window were not working correctly (787673)

Unresolved
If you are unable to view content for your RSS feeds in the Wide View Layout, you may need to disable the Lightning Calendar add-on if you have it installed or switch to Classic View and restart Thunderbird. (see 531397)

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/15.0.1/releasenotes/

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html

Thunderbird 15.0 released

Release notes: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/15.0/releasenotes/

What’s New

  • Multi-Channel Chat: You now can enjoy real time conversation with your contacts, right from your favorite messaging application.
  • Do Not Track: This option has been implemented as an addition to Search the Web.
  • Ubuntu One is now supported in Filelink – the option to upload large attachments to online storage services.
  • New User Interface: Thunderbird is replicating the new look and feel of Mozilla Firefox in an effort to provide a similar user experience across all Mozilla software desktop or mobile and all platforms.

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html

Firefox 15.0 released

Release notes: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/15.0/releasenotes/

NEW

  • Silent, background updates
  • Support for SPDY networking protocol v3
  • WebGL enhancements, including compressed textures for better performance
  • Localization in Maithili (see all available locales)

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: https://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html