Saturday, September 24, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Snapchat Introduces 'Spectacles' Smart Glasses, Changes Company name To Snap
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Lenovo Brings Fingerprint Authenticated Payments To Laptops
Report Cites Google, Salesforce Interest For Twitter
Dalian Wanda and Sony Enters Team Up in China Movie Business
Apple Develops Amazon Echo-Style Device
ALD Technology Chosen By Samsung, LG For Flexible OLEDs
TSMC To Use Different Processes And 3D Packages Across Future Design Platforms
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Firefox...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, October 05, 2012
Firefox Metro Preview for Windows 8 Released


Mozilla has released a beta version of the Firefox web browser designed from the ground up for Windows 8.

Earlier this year, Mozilla began development on a version of Firefox that runs on x86 Windows 8. This version of Firefox runs in both the Windows 8 "classic Desktop" environment, and in the new "Metro" environment.

For those of you running the RTM release of Windows 8, you can now download a build of Mozilla Firefox from the Elm development branch and start testing. Elm is the experimental repository where most of Mozilla's Metro development work has been happening. Once installed, these builds will self-update so that you can track Metro Firefox development.



The preview includes a new Metro style Firefox Start page, support for Firefox Sync, Metro touch and swipe gestures, integration with Windows 8 "charms", and a simple streamlined interface. Over the coming weeks and months, Mozilla will be adding more features, tightening up Windows integration, improving performance.

This is an early preview so have in mind that there are bugs and missing features.


Previous
Next
AT&T Debuts Windows 8 Tablets        All News        B&O PLAY Launches New Active Speaker System, BeoPlay A9
Microsoft Updates Windows 8 Integrated Apps     General Computing News      Google, Settles book-scanning Dispute With Publishers

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Next Firefox Browser Will Block Adobe's Flash
Latest Firefox Browser Brings Improvements To Tabs and Video
Firefox Edges Out Microsoft For First Time in Browser Wars
Firefox for iOS Gets Security Features
Firefox To Continue Support For Windows XP Support
Firefox OS Still Alive In Panasonic New Ultra HD TVs
Mozilla Pulls The Plug On Firefox Smartphone OS
Firefox Can Now Get Push Notifications From Your Favorite Sites
Firefox 64-bit Browser Released For Windows PCs
Mozilla Nixes Firefox OS, Announces Content Blocker for iOS
Firefox Now Available On iOS
Mozilla Engances Yahoo Search Experience for Firefox

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .