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Wednesday: July 22, 2009

Latest Firefox update fixes five critical security vulnerabilities.Latest Firefox update fixes five critical security vulnerabilities.

Upgrade to version 3.5 if you haven't already.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 7:27 AM | Tags (5) | firefox | critical | patch | problems | security |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 30, 2009

Firefox 3.5 officially released and available for your upgrading pleasure.Firefox 3.5 officially released and available for your upgrading pleasure.

According to Mozilla, Firefox 3.5 is more than twice as fast as Firefox 3, and ten times as fast as Firefox 2. It would appear that speed is the name of the game with this update. I like speed, speed is good.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 1:10 PM | Tags (5) | faster | firefox | speed | upgrade | versions |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 19, 2009

Ten reasons why you should be using Firebug.Ten reasons why you should be using Firebug.

If you aren't using this tool and you develop code for the web, smack yourself.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 12:25 PM | Tags (4) | firebug | firefox | programming | javascript |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Setting off fireworks in the bathroom of an Arby's probably not the smartest idea.Setting off fireworks in the bathroom of an Arby's probably not the smartest idea.

He also managed to elude the authorities. How long before he strikes again?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 8:22 AM | Tags (3) | arbys | bathroom | fireworks |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 18, 2009

Mozilla fires back at Microsoft, shows them where the ten grand is buried.Mozilla fires back at Microsoft, shows them where the ten grand is buried.

Well played, Mozilla (Microsoft's original URL: TenGrandIsBuriedHere.com).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 11:03 AM | Tags (4) | firefox | ie8 | microsoft | mozilla |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 46 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Microsoft would like you to have all of the facts when choosing a web browser.Microsoft would like you to have all of the facts when choosing a web browser.

Right, this seems to be fair and balanced. Even includes a 'mythbusting' section!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 7:54 AM | Tags (6) | browsers | chrome | firefox | microsoft | myths | safari |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: May 5, 2009

Firefox add-on abuse might mean stricter rules for developers.Firefox add-on abuse might mean stricter rules for developers.

Developer fight!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 8:43 AM | Tags (2) | firefox | development |  | Discuss (2) |  | facebook | twitter | 342 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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