Firefox 6

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Firefox 6

Mozilla released Firefox 6 a mere two months after the previous version hit the Web. As you can see, that could cause some issues with add-on compatibility.

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User Interface

Firefox 6s user interface remains largely unchanged from that of its immediate predecessor.

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Highlighting

New tweaks to the browser include reduced startup times and some new highlighting in the address bar.

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Mobility

Mozilla is also pushing mobile versions of Firefox in a bid to gain traction with the smartphone users who are driving an increasing amount of Web traffic.

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Features

Mozilla hopes that Firefox-specific features such as Tab Groups will give it the competitive verve it needs to battle upstarts such as Google Chrome, while continuing to eat into Internet Explorers market share.

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Firefox 7

Even as Mozilla releases Firefox 6, the organization is already placing Firefox 7 in beta.

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Rapid Cadence

Mozilla is speeding up its Firefox releases. Firefox 6 arrived a mere two months after Firefox 5, which itself debuted some three months after Firefox 4 entered the marketplace.

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Low-Key

Mozilla is keeping the Firefox 6 release a low-key affair, as befitting a browser update thats mostly tweaks to compatibility and performance.

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