Christian Legnitto | 7 Jul 21:39 2011

Firefox Aurora Channel: New updates available for desktop users

As part of Mozilla’s new rapid release development process the aurora development channel has been
updated with a new version of Firefox Aurora. Please read our Firefox Aurora blog post for an overview of
the changes included in this update:

    * http://blog.mozilla.com/futurereleases/2011/07/07/firefoxaurora7/

If you already have Firefox Aurora you will receive an automated update notification within 24 to 48 hours. 
If you do not and would like to preview the future of Firefox in an environment that’s not for the faint of
heart, please download Firefox Aurora from our website:

    * http://aurora.mozilla.org/

For more information on Mozilla’s new release process and development channels, please read our
previous blog post:

    * http://blog.mozilla.com/blog/2011/04/13/new-channels-for-firefox-rapid-releases/
Justin Wood (Callek | 8 Jul 04:35 2011
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SeaMonkey 2.2 Release

The SeaMonkey project is proud to present SeaMonkey 2.2: The new major 
release of the all-in-one Internet suite is available for download now! 
Building on the same Mozilla platform as the newest Firefox release, it 
delivers the latest developments in web technologies such as HTML5, 
hardware acceleration and improved JavaScript speed.

SeaMonkey 2.2 is available in 21 languages, for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

Most notably, this release features for the first time:

     Added support for CSS animations.
     Tuned HTTP idle connection logic for increased performance.
     Improved canvas, JavaScript, memory, and networking performance.
     Improved standards support for HTML5, XHR, MathML, SMIL, and canvas.
     Improved spell checking for some locales.
     WebGL content can no longer load cross-domain textures.
     Background tabs have setTimeout and setInterval clamped to 1000ms 
to improve performance.
     Fixed several stability issues.
     Fixed several security issues.
     Fixed several high visibility usability issues from SeaMonkey 2.1.

For a more complete list of major changes in SeaMonkey 2.2, see the 
What's New in SeaMonkey 2.2 section of the Release Notes, which also 
contain a list of known issues and answers to frequently asked 
questions. For a more general overview of the SeaMonkey project (and 
screen shots!), visit www.seamonkey-project.org.

Full news article:
http://www.seamonkey-project.org/news#2011-07-07
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Christian Legnitto | 12 Jul 18:16 2011

Firefox 5.0.1 and 3.6.19 compatibility updates now available

As part of Mozilla’s ongoing stability update process, Firefox 5.0.1 and 3.6.19 is now available for Mac
for free download. These updated versions bring increased compatibility with Mac OS X Lion.

If you already have Firefox for Mac, you will receive an automated update notification within 24 to 48 hours.

Please note: Users on Windows and Linux do not need and will not see the update offer.

For a list of changes and more information, please review the Firefox release notes at:

    * Firefox 5.0.1: http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/5.0.1/releasenotes/
    * Firefox 3.6.18: http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/3.6.19/releasenotes/

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