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Mozilla Firefox 3 .1 Beta 2 Released

Monday December 8th, 2008

Mozilla Firefox 3.1 Beta 2 has been released. This milestone is a public preview release intended for developer testing and community feedback. New features include a private browsing mode, new functions that make it easy to remove specific portions of web history, a new javascript engine enabled by default, and several other developer features.

Firefox 3.1 Beta 2 can be downloaded from the Firefox beta page. The Firefox 3.1 Beta 2 Release Notes have more details, including information about what's new in Firefox 3.1 and what's been improved in this specific milestone. The Mozilla Developer News weblog's announcement of Firefox 3.1 Beta 2 includes more details of interest to developers.


#1 New Tab button no longer customizable

by jabcreations

Tuesday December 9th, 2008 6:16 AM

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Due to the apparent need to implement optional extensions as mainstream Firefox options at the cost of Firefox's original goal of being customizable if anyone wants to get the new tab button back they will need to support the following bug... <https://bugzilla.mozilla.…rg/show_bug.cgi?id=457187>

...which is further dependent on this bug... <https://bugzilla.mozilla.…rg/show_bug.cgi?id=347930>