Tag: Firefox

Firefox makes a decision, removes an option

There are two main points to talk about here, the first of which is the observation that Firefox has removed the option to disable JavaScript as of version 23. That is awesome. Naturally, the hive is upset at the decision because it takes away something people feel they have the right to control. I understand […]

Posted: July 02, 2013

Aurora 16 is out — Unprefixing time!

Aurora 16 is out — Unprefixing time ! ✩ Mozilla Hacks – the Web developer blog. The Mozilla team continues to be hard at work with some fantastic updates to Firefox. While I haven’t used the browser in a number of years now, it’s great to see some attention still devoted to native developer tools, […]

Posted: July 24, 2012

Everybody hates Firefox updates

Everybody hates Firefox updates. We haven’t talked about rapid release cycles in browsers too much lately, and I find that a bit interesting. Personally I switched to Chrome, well, I lost track of how long ago so version numbers have been a thing of the past for me. I understood it when I was seeing […]

Posted: July 09, 2012

Google Chrome Leapfrogs Internet Explorer as the Web’s Top Browser

Google Chrome Leapfrogs Internet Explorer as the Web's Top Browser. This is kind of amazing. Firefox has been ubiquitous in my surroundings for years now, but we never saw a headline like this as a result. I find this fascinating because when I talk to family and friends and mention Chrome, no one is using […]

Posted: May 23, 2012

Hyphenation arrives in Firefox and Safari

Hyphenation arrives in Firefox and Safari | Fontdeck Blog. This is good news.

Posted: August 18, 2011

Slow Performing Firefox Add-ons

Slow Performing Add-ons :: Add-ons for Firefox. Firefox has been all over the news lately with the release of Firefox 4, the latest version of what was once my eye-opening favorite browser. Lots of browser talk focuses around performance. Every time a new browser version comes out many of the intro paragraphs for reviews mention “OMG […]

Posted: April 04, 2011

Why Firefox 4 won’t score 100 on Acid3

Mythbusting: Why Firefox 4 won’t score 100 on Acid3 — Alexander Limi. Acid3 made waves back when being a standardisa often meant being a bit

Posted: January 25, 2011

What’s New in Firebug 1.6

What’s New in Firebug 1.6. I’ve been using Chrome exclusively for roughly the past six months, before that it was Safari. Needless to say I’m a big WebKit fan. I didn’t become one until moving to OS X, before that I was a die hard Firefox user when I ran Linux. I remember first stumbling […]

Posted: December 01, 2010

Improving Your Process: The Browser Gauntlet

Having an effective browser test suite for Web design should be a terribly important part of your process.

Posted: March 09, 2009

Comparing Safari 3.1 and Firefox 3 Beta 4

I took a week to give Safari 3.1 a fair shot for Web development, here are my results.

Posted: March 24, 2008