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Mozilla took 18 years to fix Firefox bug
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Tuesday, 27 December 2022 10:34

Mozilla took 18 years to fix Firefox bug


Low priority 

Big cheeses at the Mozzarella Foundation have finally fixed a bug that was first reported 18 years ago in Firebox 1.0.

Firefox gets total cookie protection
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Tuesday, 15 November 2022 12:11

Firefox gets total cookie protection


On Android

Firefox Android browser users will enable the Total Cookie Protection feature by default.

Firefox 106 browser out
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Tuesday, 18 October 2022 11:29

Firefox 106 browser out


New features and enhancements

Big cheese in the Mozzarella foundation have signed off on the new Firefox 106 web browser, which introduces various new features and enhancements.

Firefox maker moans about operating systems
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Monday, 26 September 2022 13:04

Firefox maker moans about operating systems


Microsoft, Google, and Apple using their browsers to shut down browser rivals 

Big Cheeses at the Mozzarella Foundation are hacked off that Microsoft, Google, and Apple are using their operating systems to steer users to their browsers and stacking the deck against rivals.

YouTube's dislike button pretty rubbish
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Wednesday, 21 September 2022 10:38

YouTube's dislike button pretty rubbish


Firefox strike back

Firefox developer Mozilla has been asking around about YouTube’s video moderation tools and discovered that most people think they are as useless as a chocoate teapot because the continue to recommend videos you have said are rubbish.

Privacy alliance asks US congress to pull finger out
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Good luck with that

An alliance of Privacy-focused organisations, including Proton, Brave and Mozilla and Duckduckgo have begged the US congress to stop allowing big tech to spy on people and resurrect a law which would make it difficult for them to do it.

Firefox turns 100
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Wednesday, 04 May 2022 11:34

Firefox turns 100


Specifically celebrates with fruit

Firefox has released its 100th version of the browser and despite tough competition from Chrome has still managed to survive and thrive, even if it is market has become a little more “niche.”

Mozilla gives up on its VR web browser
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Friday, 04 February 2022 12:20

Mozilla gives up on its VR web browser


You are going to have to use Igalia instead

In another blow to VR, Mozilla announced it's shutting down its Firefox Reality browser -- the four-year-old browser built for use in virtual reality environments.

Mozilla dismisses FTP
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Monday, 26 July 2021 12:30

Mozilla dismisses FTP


Huge security risk

Big cheeses at the Mozzarella foundation have decided to pull FTP access abilities from its browser.  

Mozilla kills Firefox Send and Firefox Notes
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Friday, 18 September 2020 10:38

Mozilla kills Firefox Send and Firefox Notes


Grew out of the Firefox test programme

Big cheeses at the Mozzarella foundation have killed off two legacy services that grew out of the Firefox Test Pilot programme: Firefox Send and Firefox Notes.