Firefox Claims World Download Record (No One Disputes It)

Mazel tov, Mozilla, for claiming the Guinness world record for most downloaded software in a 24-hour period after 8 million of your minions snagged Firefox 3 on launch day. It's not that big of a feat considering you took the record from absolutely no one, but you sure set the bar pretty high for anyone planning on… » 7/03/08 10:30am 7/03/08 10:30am

Microsoft Mistakes Browser War for Browser Party, Sends Firefox a…

Just like they did when Firefox 2 dropped, Microsoft has sent the guys over at Mozilla a congratulatory cake. The nerd food was delivered in person and was graciously accepted by the Firefox crew, who managed to hold back snide remarks about the cake's standard compliance and proprietary recipe long enough to take a… » 6/17/08 8:40pm 6/17/08 8:40pm

Firefox 3 Available Now (Go Set a World Record!)

Firefox 3 is finally available, which means you should go download it. They're trying to set a Guinness World Record for the most software downloaded in 24 hours, so if you're at work, go to everyone's cube and download FF. Even if your office computers are locked down and can't use FF, just download it anyway. If… » 6/17/08 2:53pm 6/17/08 2:53pm

Firefox 3 Release Candidate 2 Available Now

The latest (and last) update to Firefox 3 before it goes final, Release Candidate 2, should be available any minute, is available right now (with some elbow grease), in case you wanted to practice for download day, when they're attempting to set the world record for most software downloads in 24 hours. To grab it… » 6/04/08 4:27pm 6/04/08 4:27pm

Mozilla Shooting for Download World Record With Firefox 3

Sure, Firefox 3 is the bee's knees (and has been since Beta 3), but will it go down in history books? It will if it sets a world record! Mozilla's taking the quick and easy path to everlasting glory (until someone beats it anyway) by planning to set the world record for most software downloads in 24 hours on Firefox… » 5/29/08 2:40pm 5/29/08 2:40pm

Mozilla Says Firefox 3 Is Ready for Your Mom

I've actually been running Firefox 3 since it hit beta, and have been pushing it on people since beta 2, when the sweet new address bar hit. But Mozilla says that it's now is ready for the ungeeky plebes to climb aboard, at beta number four. Previously, they considered the ride potentially too bumpy for the infirm and… » 3/20/08 4:40pm 3/20/08 4:40pm