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8 superpowers hidden inside your browser

Whether online or offline, browsers have some amazing tricks up their sleeves.

Bugs and Fixes: Firefox 25 fixes security holes and adds web audio

Among the usual tweaks to fend off hackers and malware, the newest version also brings much-needed gaming support.

KitKat is bad news for Mozilla and Nokia in battle for entry level smartphones

Google has paid extra attention to Android's performance, which may be good news for consumers and developers, but a problem for competitors.

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Lightbeam

Hands-on: Mozilla's Lightbeam is info porn for privacy geeks

A data-rich view of all the (sometimes invisible) third-party sites that are watching your digital footprint.

LG Fireweb

LG introduces Fireweb phone that runs on Firefox OS

LG Electronics' new smartphone based on Firefox OS, the Fireweb, offers slightly better hardware specs than competing products.

How to quickly recover lost form data in your browser

Available for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, Lazarus is the single most butt-saving extension ever.

ZTE Open

First Firefox OS update brings beefed-up performance

Mozilla Foundation is improving the performance of its Firefox OS software for smartphones, and devices running it will soon go on sale in more European and Latin American countries.

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Firefox and Chrome give browser plug-ins the cold shoulder

Ding, dong, browser plug-ins—as we know them—are almost dead, thanks to changes in the latest versions of Firefox and Chrome.

Get back to work! Great software for reducing distractions

Text editors fill the screen. Utilities block time-sucking sites. All in the name of keeping you busy with the task at hand. Try one of these handy tools to keep you focused.

Mozilla postpones Windows 8 'Metro' Firefox to late January

Mozilla said slower-than-expected progress on Firefox for Microsoft's Windows 8 "Modern" user interface means that the touch-based browser likely won't launch until late January.