Microsoft boosts HTML5 video for Firefox on Windows 7

Microsoft boosts HTML5 video for Firefox on Windows 7

Microsoft released on Wednesday a Firefox browser add-on extending HTML5-based video on the company's Windows 7 OS.The plugin enables Firefox...

December 16th, 2010 Paul Krill

Firefox 4 offers silent add-on updates

Firefox 4 offers silent add-on updates

Firefox 4 will automatically update the browser's extensions, a Mozilla interface designer said Sunday.Add-ons, also called "extensions" by Mozilla, will...

December 7th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

AOL to end support for Netscape browser

AOL to end support for Netscape browser

An historic name in software will effectively pass into history in February as AOL discontinues development and active support for...

November 30th, 2010 Stephen Lawson

Mozilla starts dropping features from Firefox 4

Mozilla starts dropping features from Firefox 4

Mozilla, which launched the latest beta of Firefox 4 last week, has started to drop features from the still-under-construction browser.Firefox...

September 14th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Mozilla unveils alpha browser for Android

Mozilla unveils alpha browser for Android

Mozilla today released an alpha version of its mobile browser for smart phones running Google's Android operating system.Fennec 2.0, which is built...

August 30th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Mozilla mulls end of support for PowerPC Macs

Mozilla mulls end of support for PowerPC Macs

Mozilla this week said it's unlikely that the final version of Firefox 4 will run on older Macs equipped with...

August 26th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Hackers post attacks for Windows DLLs

Hackers post attacks for Windows DLLs

Some of the world's most popular Windows programs are vulnerable to a major bug in how they load critical code...

August 25th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Chrome again beats Firefox in browser gain race

Chrome again beats Firefox in browser gain race

Chrome was the only browser to gain significant usage share last month, and again trounced rival open-source Firefox.By the end...

May 4th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Firefox regains some lost browser share ground

Firefox regains some lost browser share ground

Firefox last month regained some of the ground it's lost since November 2009, but the open-source software is only holding...

April 6th, 2010 Gregg Keizer