Mozilla News

Help Us Spread the Word: Encryption Matters

Recent news around Apple’s resistance to the US government’s demand to decrypt the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters has brought encryption into mainstream discussion. The level of public discourse we have seen is already a victory, and […]

Update on Firefox OS Smartphones and Next Steps for Connected Devices

Summary Following the announcement that Mozilla would stop offering smartphones through operator channels, Ari Jaaksi, Senior Vice President, Connected Devices gives an update on an end-of-life plan for the smartphone project with the Firefox OS 2.6 release. In the second […]

Firefox Can Now Get Push Notifications From Your Favourite Sites

UPDATED TO CLARIFY HOW TO MANAGE PUSH NOTIFICATIONS Firefox for Windows, Mac and Linux now lets you choose to receive push notifications from websites if you give them permission. This is similar to web notifications, except now you can receive […]

Firefox OS will Power New Panasonic UHD TVs Unveiled at CES

Panasonic announced that Firefox OS will power the new Panasonic DX900 UHD TVs, the first LED LCD TVs in the world with Ultra HD Premium specification, unveiled today at CES 2016. Panasonic TVs powered by Firefox OS are already available […]

Firefox Gives You More Control Over Your Data in Private Browsing

Today, we are giving you more control over how your data is shared in Firefox by letting you block additional trackers in Private Browsing with Tracking Protection. We recently introduced Private Browsing with Tracking Protection to give you control over […]

Firefox 64-bit for Windows Available

Today we are releasing Firefox 64-bit for Windows to offer gains in performance for users with 64-bit systems. We’re pleased to offer it to users of Windows 7 and above looking for added performance for applications and games. Firefox 64-bit […]

Announcing Focus by Firefox, a Content Blocker for iOS

Today  we’re pleased to announce the launch of Focus by Firefox, a free content blocker for Safari users on iOS 9 that gives users greater control of their mobile Web experience. Focus by Firefox puts users in control of their […]

Focus by Firefox – Content Blocking for the Open Web

Today we are launching Focus by Firefox, a free content blocker for Safari users on iOS 9. The app allows users to control their data flow by blocking categories of trackers such as those used for ads, analytics and social […]

Firefox Users Can Now Choose Their Favourite Browser on iOS

If you’re an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or user you’ll be happy to learn that Firefox for iOS is now available in the App Store worldwide. Firefox for iOS lets you take your favourite browser with you wherever you go […]