Firefox v16.0 Released

by Carol~ Moderator - 10/9/12 1:11 PM

In Reply to: UPDATES - October 09, 2012 by Carol~ Moderator

What's New:

• NEW Firefox on Mac OS X now has preliminary VoiceOver support turned on by default
• NEW Initial web app support (Windows/Mac/Linux)
• NEW Acholi and Kazakh localizations added
• CHANGED Improvements around JavaScript responsiveness through incremental garbage collection
• DEVELOPER New Developer Toolbar with buttons for quick access to tools, error count for the Web Console, and a new command line for quick keyboard access
• DEVELOPER CSS3 Animations, Transitions, Transforms and Gradients unprefixed in Firefox 16
• DEVELOPER Recently opened files list in Scratchpad implemented
• FIXED Debugger breakpoints do not catch on page reload (783393)
• FIXED No longer supporting MD5 as a hash algorithm in digital signatures (650355)
• FIXED Opus support by default (772341)
• FIXED Reverse animation direction has been implemented (655920)
• FIXED Per tab reporting in about:memory (687724)
• FIXED User Agent strings for pre-release Firefox versions now show only major version (728831)

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/16.0/releasenotes/

For a complete list of bugs fixed by the new version: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/16.0/releasenotes/buglist.html

Download
http://www.mozilla.org/firefox/

Existing users can access the update by going to: Help > About Firefox > Check for Updates