What's new in Firefox 11 | Mana Blog... for all
Mar 15, 2012

The popular open source browser Firefox has just got a new version: Firefox 11. Following its six-week cycle, the free browser's latest update includes the usual security patches, as well as some other new features for lay users as well as developers.

Here's all that's new and changed in Firefox 11:
  • Firefox can now migrate your bookmarks, history, and cookies from Google Chrome

  • With Sync enabled, add-ons can now be synchronized across users' computers

  • The CSS text-size-adjust property is now supported

  • Redesigned media controls for HTML5 video

  • The outerHTML property is now supported on HTML elements

  • View source syntax highlighting now uses the HTML5 parser

  • The Style Editor for CSS editing is now available to web developers

  • Web developers can now visualize a web page in 3D using the Page Inspector 3D View

  • SPDY protocol support for faster page loads is now testable

  • XMLHttpRequest now supports HTML parsing

  • Files can now be stored in IndexedDB

  • Websockets has now been unprefixed

  • Various security fixes

  • Firefox notifications may not work properly with Growl 1.3 or later.

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