Just a day after the much awaited latest version of Mozilla Firefox (version 16) made its worldwide debut and was available on the sites for download, Mozilla pulled it off from the installer page following a security hole in the browser. Mozilla officially launched the new Firefox 16 with exciting new features and developer tools, on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 and just the next day, it confirmed the discovery of a security hole in the browser.
Mozilla has finally released new version of its Firefox browser for Microsoft's Windows 8 environment. It has adopted the used-to-be-style-Metro design for developing the browser and hence, the name Firefox Metro Preview is best suitable for the new browser. User interface of the browser is relatively attractive which is not seen in the Chrome browser of Google. Chrome do has a Metro version, but it is almost identical to the desktop version.
Amazon recently expanded its cloud Kindle Reader for Mozilla Firefox. The HTML5-based web application allows users to read their Kindle books directly in the browser. It was released in early August search on the iPad and Chrome and Google Desktop, but is now available through Firefox in version 6 and above.
Recently Mozilla has familiarized us with recurrent Firefox updates, however the grand news is that Firefox 8 final is has been made accessible on servers of Mozilla within a couple of days prior from the November 8. It seems like a latest version update has appeared from Mozilla recently before one month after the Firefox was raised to version 7.
Few days ago, Johnathan Nightingale, Mozilla director of Firefox Engineering declared on a mailing catalog that Firefox will shift to Android's local user interface, by ditching the XUL technology that is been in exploit by Mozilla ever since before there even was a Firefox."The Firefox on Android is a significant part of sustaining the open Web, with this conclusion puts us in a situation to build the finest Firefox possible," said by Nightingale.