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Web Browser

A program that allows one to search, find and disseminate information over the Internet. Web browsers have become almost indispensable in business because of the sheer volume of information currently available.
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Firefox Reality is not available to the public just yet.
I deleted my old Firefox profile a few months back and created a new one, in an attempt to troubleshoot some problems I was having.
Of course they might not offer as much in the way of apps and services, but if all you want is the basics, maybe the Firefox phone is just what you need.
"Firefox OS smartphones are the first devices powered completely by Web technologies and offer everything you expect from a smartphone while also delivering new features to give you a personal experience that is unmatched by any other phone," Mozilla said in a blog post.
Firefox OS is one of a number of new smartphone operating systems that are relying heavily on web technologies.
Vice President - Consumer Products, Viacom18, said, "We're delighted to partner with Firefox, to launch MTV range of adventure bikes in India - a range that is as flamboyant in design as it is unique in functionality," He further added, "The launch of MTV adventure bikes also mark the beginning of extending MTV licensed products in unconventional categories and 2012 is going to see more and more of that."
In the US Chrome has risen to 16% behind market leader IE on 46.5% and Firefox on 24.7%.
The firm's research arm StatCounter Global Stats also reported that following its launch on 22 March 2011, Firefox 4 has overtaken Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9.0, which is on 4.6% globally, but is behind Google's Chrome 11, which has 16%.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-June 1, 2011-Firefox 4 more popular than Firefox 3.6, StatCounter reports(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Firefox 4 Beta 2 has been delayed for a few more days as the candidate build undergoes quality assurance tests, according to a note on Mozilla's Website.
Mozilla patched five vulnerabilities, three of them critical, in older editions of Firefox and in the process extended the support life of Firefox 3.0 by at least one more month.<p>The newest Mozilla browser, Firefox 3.6, already contains the patches.<p>Firefox 3.5.8 and Firefox 3.0.18 address three critical flaws in the browsers' Gecko rendering engines, the HTML parsers, and their implementations of Web Worker, an enhanced scripting functionality that lets site developers shift JavaScript computations to a background thread to reduce the performance hit on Firefox's user interface.<p>Hackers able to exploit any of the three critical bugs would be able to inject their own malware onto the machine, Mozilla noted in the accompanying advisories.
The hottest Web browser, Mozilla Firefox (www.mozilla.com), has again created considerable buzz, and this time only for an incremental upgrade, from version 3.0 to 3.5, released June 30.