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Firefox Joining The Multi-Process Movement

Firefox Joining The Multi-Process Movement

Like its brethren browsers Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 8, Firefox is moving toward separating tabs into system processes, increasing browsing stability and taking advantage of increasingly common multi-processor systems.

Firefox 3.1 Build With MacBook Multi-Touch Gestures

Firefox 3.1 Build With MacBook Multi-Touch Gestures

Owners of MacBooks with multi-touch trackpads can try out an experimental Firefox 3.1 build that supports finger gestures—swiping left and right for back and forward, pinch zooming, and twisting between tabs, amongst others. The gestures may or may not make it into the final 3.1 release, but at least one…

Firefox 3.1 to Enable Colour Profile Support by Default

Firefox 3.1 to Enable Colour Profile Support by Default

The Mozilla Links blog reports that Firefox’s next release, version 3.1, will ship with colour profile support turned on by default. Colour profile support shows richer colours in certain images in your browser; if you can’t wait for 3.1 to drop, here’s how to