Tag: Firefox

Here Are New Compact Themes in Firefox 53

Firefox 53 is getting two new themes. Mozilla has created a couple of “compact” themes which look special and modern. As of this writing, Firefox 53 is on the Nightly channel. To install it, you need to follow the steps described in the article “Run different …

Install Flash For Chromium And Firefox On Ubuntu 16.10 And Ubuntu 16.04

Install Flash for Chromium and Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 16.10 and Ubuntu 16.04. Install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash. The pepperflashplugin-nonfree works for Chrome browser and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash works for Firefox browsers. Install pepperflashplugin-nonfree Ubuntu users can easily download and install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash. The plugin can be manually …

New Pepper Flash Installer for Chromium, Firefox

For Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, and based systems, a backport of pepperflashplugin-nonfree with direct download from Adobe website instead of using Chrome RPM is available to make installing Pepper Flash Player easy again in Chromium based browsers. Since Google removed the latest PPAPI bundle from Chrome …

Do this to fix Flash game lag issues in Firefox 49.0.2

Reports are coming in that the most recent version of the Mozilla Firefox web browser is not playing nicely with Flash game sites and games across the Internet. Users are reporting all kinds of issues including extreme lag and rendering issues, that the mouse wheel stops …

Firefox 49.0.2 is out

Mozilla has released an update for the stable version of its Firefox web browser that brings the version of it to Firefox 49.0.2. Firefox 49.0.2 is a bug fix and security release that fixes several issues in the browser, among them two that we talked about …

Mozilla’s Browse Free or Die campaign is problematic

Browse Free or Die is a campaign by Mozilla, makers of Firefox, that has been designed to reward Firefox users with a free sticker. Firefox users who answer questions on their first experience are mentioned explicitly on the project site over on Github. Users who answer …

Turtl: Secure, Open Source Evernote Alternative

Turtl is a secure, open source Evernote alternative, available for Linux, Windows, Mac, and Android. An iOS version is “coming soon”. Firefox and Chrome bookmarking extensions are also available. The application, which is currently in beta, lets you keep your notes (with Markdown support for the …

3 Firefox Add-ons Every Ubuntu User Needs

Firefox is the default browser in UBuntu — but it doesn’t integrate with the Unity desktop as well as it could. That’s where the following Ubuntu Firefox add-ons come in. These little extras, trivial though they seem, help to bridge the (admittedly few) gaps and missing …

Firefox 51: custom zoom level in address bar

Mozilla plans to improve the visibility of custom zoom levels in the Firefox web browser starting in version 51 by displaying levels in the address bar. Firefox’s custom per-page zoom level feature is quite useful. You may use it to increase or decrease the zoom level …

How to override the Firefox Add-on Signing requirement

The following guide walks you through the steps of overriding the add-on signing enforcement in Firefox Stable and Beta. You will be able to install unsigned add-ons in Firefox versions in which this should not be possible. Mozilla implemented the add-on signing security feature in Firefox …

Firefox 49 for Linux: Plugin-Free Netflix and Amazon Video

Mozilla plans to support plugin-free streaming on Netflix and Amazon Video on Firefox for Linux starting with version 49 stable of the browser. The streaming world is slowly moving towards using HTML5 for streaming purposes and away from using plugins such as Microsoft Silverlight or Adobe …