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Mozilla's Firefox browser moves closer to its official 2.0 release

For you Firefox fiends out there, Firefox 2.0 Beta 1 RC has been released. Microsoft has been garnering a lot of attention recently with the public betas of its Internet Explorer 7.0 browser, so the Mozilla Foundation can now steal a bit of that limelight.

According to Steve' Bryant's blog over at eWeek, there are versions of the new browser available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X even though the official announcement isn’t expected from Mozilla until tomorrow. Features included with this latest release include anti-phishing technology, built-in spell checking, session restore, Undo Close Tab and scrolling tabs.

The people over at CyberNet have already posted a tweak guide for Firefox 2.0 Beta 1 RC, so be sure to check it out to see all of the latest perks and quirks with the new browser. And as always, be careful as this is still experimental software.



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Better download manager.
By sandytheguy on 7/10/2006 12:50:47 PM , Rating: 3
I've been wishing Firefox had a better download manager since I started using the .9 beta version. Mainly the ability to resume downloads as was previously stated by someone. Opera 9 has a good download manager.

PS. I love how the spell checker thinks "Firefox" is misspelled.




RE: Better download manager.
By bunnyfubbles on 7/10/2006 1:26:41 PM , Rating: 1
FF extensions FTW...


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