Firefox 18 Now Available with Retina Support and Faster Javascript Performance

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Firefox 18 Now Available with Retina Support and Faster Javascript Performance

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What's New

  • NEW

    Faster JavaScript performance via IonMonkey compiler

  • NEW

    Support for Retina Display on OS X 10.7 and up

  • NEW

    Preliminary support for WebRTC

  • CHANGED

    Experience better image quality with our new HTML scaling algorithm

  • CHANGED

    Performance improvements around tab switching

  • DEVELOPER

    Support for new DOM property window.devicePixelRatio

  • DEVELOPER

    Improvement in startup time through smart handling of signed extension certificates

  • HTML5

    Support for W3C touch events implemented, taking the place of MozTouch events

  • FIXED

    Disable insecure content loading on HTTPS pages (62178)

  • FIXED

    Improved responsiveness for users on proxies (769764)




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