Mozilla has blocked McAfee ScriptScan add-on for Firefox due to performance issues. This plug-in was causing lots of crashes for the Firefox users.
Google Chrome stable channel has been updated to the version 14.0.835.202 for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame platforms. The highlight of newer version is support for Flash Player 11.
Chrome team has added new experimental APIs for developer tools and extension settings. These APIs enable extension authors to create extensions offering more productivity.
Chrome has replaced Firefox to become #2 browser on Windows 7 platform. On Windows 7, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer is the top browser.
Finally, all Firefox channels have got updates and version number increment. After source migration for Firefox nightly 10, Firefox 8 Beta and Firefox 9 Aurora have been released.
Opera Mini is the top mobile browser in Russian Federation, and it seems that a website in Russian, which looks similar to Opera Software’s website, is serving malware to the users.
Mozilla Labs team is working on an open gaming engine project, Paladin. RescueFox, the first prototype game built on Gladius, is now available for testing and project realization.
It seems that Amazon has plans to release its cloud-powered Silk browser for other platforms and devices including Windows, Mac and other Android tablets.
Microsoft’s free system security and anti-malware utility software, Microsoft Security Essential (MSE), identified Google Chrome browser as password-stealing trojan.
Mozilla has paused new updates to Firefox 7 after discovering an issue related with add-on upgrades.