Firefox 10 Released

Written by John Ponio    Thursday, 02 February 2012 15:25

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For those Firefox users out there, it's time to upgrade. Firefox 10 has been released, and it brings with it the usual new features and bug fixes. Following is some of the new stuff and unresolved items taken from the release notes, but if you want to investigate further you can view the entire change list here.

What's new:

  • Most add-ons are now compatible with new versions of Firefox by default
  • The forward button is now hidden until you navigate back
  • Anti-Aliasing for WebGL is now implemented (see bug 615976)
  • CSS3 3D-Transforms are now supported (see bug 505115)
  • HTML5: New element for bi-directional text isolation, along with supporting CSS properties (see bugs 613149 and 662288)
  • HTML5Full Screen APIs allow you to build a web application that runs full screen
  • Issue: For some users, scrolling in the main GMail window will be slower than usual (see 579260)
  • Issue: Some synaptic touch pads are unable to vertical scroll (see 622410)
  • Silverlight video may not play on some Macintosh hardware (see 715396)


You can download Firefox 10 here.