Date: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012, 05:14
Category: News, Software
On Monday, Mozilla.org released version 14.0.1 of its Firefox web browser. The new version, a 30.7 megabyte download and adds the following fixes and changes:
- Google searches now utilize HTTPS.
- Full screen support for Mac OS X Lion implemented.
- Plugins can now be configured to only load on click (requires an about:config change).
- The Awesome Bar now auto-completes typed URLs.
- Improved site identity manager, to prevent spoofing of an SSL connection with favicons.
- Pointer Lock API implemented.
- New API to prevent your display from sleeping.
- New text-transform and font-variant CSS improvements for Turkish languages and Greek.
- Various security fixes.
- GIF animation can gets stuck when src and image size are changed (743598).
- OS X: nsCocoaWindow::ConstrainPosition uses wrong screen in multi-display setup (752149).
Firefox 14.0.1 requires an Intel-based Mac running Mac OS X 10.5 or later to install and run.
If you’ve tried the new version and have any feedback to offer, please let us know in the comments.