Firefox updated to 10.0, improves Sync, WebGL rendering

0

Firefox 10.0 is ready to roll with plenty of improvements in tow. Users can now more easily setup href=”http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/sync/” rel=”homepage” target=”_blank” title=”Firefox Sync”>Firefox Sync to share bookmarks between a desktop and mobile device and should see an overall improvement in the rendering of sites using href=”http://www.khronos.org/webgl/” rel=”homepage” target=”_blank” title=”WebGL”>WebGL. Otherwise expect a number of smaller tweaks that will provide a refined experience as the folks behind Firefox continue to improve the mobile version of their highly popular desktop web browser.

What’s New

NEW                  Anti-Aliasing for WebGL is now implemented (see bug 615976)
NEW                  Accelerated layers are now supported via href=”http://www.khronos.org/opengles/” rel=”homepage” target=”_blank” title=”OpenGL ES”>OpenGL ES
CHANGED       It’s now even easier to set up Firefox Sync – see the “Set up Sync” link on the home tab
HTML5             New <bdi> element for bi-directional text isolation, along with supporting CSS properties

                           (see bugs 613149 and 662288)                                           
DEVELOPER   We’ve added IndexedDB APIs to more closely match the specification
FIXED               There is an extremely rare case where the browser may become unable to load web pages or  

                           close tabs (676780
 
Download: Firefox

[via Mozilla]

Follow Us on our Channels: