Mozilla today released Mozilla Firefox 4 for Android featuring an intuitive interface, customization and support for modern Web technologies.
Firefox provides secure access to personal data across desktop and mobile devices, including browsing history, bookmarks, open tabs, form data and passwords.
Firefox is available from the Android Market and for download on Maemo devices. Firefox for mobile is offered in more than 10 languages.
Firefox for mobile minimizes typing with features like tabbed browsing, bookmarks, add-ons and Firefox Sync. With a new look that hides browser controls when not in use, Firefox allows users to focus on the websites they visit. Firefox Sync gives users access to their browsing history, bookmarks, open tabs, form data and passwords across computers and mobile devices. Firefox also offers thousands of ways to customize the features, functionality and look of mobile Web browsing with Firefox Add-ons.
Firefox for mobile is built on the same technology platform as the desktop version. With modern Web technologies like HTML5, developers can build interactive applications and websites.
What?s New in Firefox for Android and Maemo:
- Focus on Web content: Features like tabs, one-touch bookmarking and browser controls that stow away when not in use help users focus on the websites they visit
- Awesome Screen: Type less with easy access to history, bookmarks and open tabs
- Save to PDF: Capture important websites, like directions or a boarding pass, to view offline
- Share Page: Share websites via apps like email, Facebook, Twitter, Google Reader and more
- Add Search Engine: Customize your search engine list
- Firefox Sync: Access Awesome Bar history, bookmarks, open tabs, passwords and form data across multiple computers and mobile devices with secure end-to-end encryption
- Firefox offers thousands of ways for users to customize the features, functionality and look of their mobile Web browser with Firefox Add-ons
- Firefox improves existing tools like CSS, Canvas and SVG to enable developers to make exciting Web pages
- HTML5 support in Firefox for Android and Maemo includes Location-Aware Browsing, device orientation, accelerometer, desktop notifications and more