Mozilla Firefox Changelog

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox 48.0

What's new in Mozilla Firefox 48.0

August 2, 2016
  • Process separation (e10s) is enabled for some of you. Like it? Let us know and we'll roll it out to more.
  • Roar for moar protection against harmful downloads! We've got your back
  • Add-ons that have not been verified and signed by Mozilla will not load
  • GNU/Linux fans: Get better Canvas performance with speedy Skia support. Try saying that three times fast
  • WebRTC embetterments:

    • Delay-agnostic AEC enabled
    • Full duplex for GNU/Linux enabled
    • ICE Restart & Update is supported
    • Cloning of MediaStream and MediaStreamTrack is now supported
  • Searching for something already in your bookmarks or open tabs? We added super smart icons to let you know
  • Windows folks: Tab (move buttons) and Shift+F10 (pop-up menus) now behave as they should in Firefox customization mode
  • The media parser has been redeveloped using the Rust programming language
  • Windows 7 systems without Platform Update can now use D3D11 WARP
  • Various security fixes
  • Improved step debugging on last line of functions
  • Heyo, Jabra & Logitech C920 webcam users. We fixed those pesky WebRTC bugs causing frequency distortions. Buh-bye, squeaky voice!
  • After version 48, SSE2 CPU extensions are going to be required on Windows
  • So long to support for 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8. Now we can focus on where most Mac users are: 10.9. Don't forget to upgrade!
  • Au revoir to Windows Remote Access Service modem Autodial