Firefox was one of the fastest growing Internet browsers in the late 2000s. According to Mozilla, Firefox Quantum is twice as fast as the previous version that launched in March. It also performs better when you compare it with Google Chrome.
It has a new User Interface (UI) that is called Photon, and its goal is to modernize and unify anything that we call Firefox while taking advantage of the speedy new engine. Plus, Google is now the default search engines in the US and Canada.
It is also claimed that Firefox uses 30 percent less RAM than Google Chrome, which is a notorious offender in that area. First, the Web has changed since many parts of Firefox were initially designed and developed; pages are more dynamic in structure and applications are richer and more graphically intensive. This lower memory footprint is most noticeable when opening multiple tabs (which all of us frequently do), as users won't see a drag on performance or crippling memory and CPU usage that can often cripple Chrome.
Mozilla also applied several performance enhancements to the browser's core, which is accompanied by a new CSS engine, Stylo, which offers better support for the nigh-ubiquitous multi-core devices used today. Mozilla's also extensively updated the browser engine, the internal components responsible for displaying webpages, applying styles and handling interactive elements. Mozilla is determined to win you back.
At least 3 killed in Tehama County shooting
Investigators say the shooting began at one location, with multiple shots fire, then moved to the elementary school. The six-year-old child reportedly had two gunshot wounds and another child was reportedly shot in the leg.
Quantum comes with a visual refresh to give you modern look and feel.
Other, smaller tweaks include adjustments to the UI to make sure it's usable with both touch and a mouse pointer, smoother animations, and a Library, where you can quickly access things like bookmarks, Pocket, history, downloads and more.
"To create Photon, our user research team studied how people browsed the web", says Mozilla. "Our designers created a system that scales to more than just current hardware but lets us expand in the future".
A Senate questionnaire asked him about elements that might present potential conflicts of interest, including family members. The president was faced with an extraordinary number of vacancies on both district and circuit courts after Obama's term.
The Journal previously reported that a live-action Legend of Zelda series was being developed by Nintendo for Netflix. Back in 2014, Sony was in talks with Nintendo for an animated Super Mario Bros . film but a deal was never announced.
Hes clearly loving it still... "I haven't decided that, to me it's just a fact that my life is linked with football". And he's still very much enjoying life in club management. "I am 35 years in this job [as a football manager]".
If we want to be no 1 team, every series is important. "Our chances of winning a Test match in India , I would say, are slim". You have to take good care of yourself because in future we are going to play many matches.
About 540 people were killed and close to 8,000 injured when the quake hit near the Iran-Iraq border on Sunday, reports BBC. The town centre was clogged with traffic as people from the surrounding province rushed to help with rescue efforts.
The SFA want to include Austin MacPhee, the Northern Ireland assistant, on the backroom team if they appoint O'Neill. David added: "As a manager, he's unbelievable, we all love him and every single player plays for him".
Greenstone first landed on his knees, then rolled flat onto his back, and lay there stunned on the sky blue sideline. University officials were informed and as of 10:30 a.m. on Monday the student has been withdrawn from school .
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the movie found itself in the line of fire for its rumoured distortion of historical facts. On the other side, the director has been claiming that there is no such scene that would hurt anyone's sentiments.
GameStop halts its unlimited used game rental program
At the end of the six months, customers would be allowed to keep one of the games they had rented during that timespan. Either way, the PowerPass program is now suspended and there's no word whether or not the program will be reinstated.
Volunteers needed to knit, crochet special hats for newborns
They're hoping to give out thousands of red hats to babies to raise awareness about heart health and congenital heart defects. For any questions about Little Hats, Big Hearts in CT , please contact Lisa Neff, Lisa.Neff@heart.org or 203-295-2954.
OnePlus left a backdoor in its devices capable of root access
The app, developed by Qualcomm, has been essentially designed for OEMs to test hardware components or diagnostic tests on device. Following the allegations, OnePlus took some steps, and added the new "opt-in" option for the user experience program.
Foul-Mouthed State Prosecutor Berates, Threatens Uber Driver
I will not waiver on my expectation of the highest integrity for myself or my staff. "Take me home, dude", a woman's voice says. In a profanity-laced rant you can hear Assistant District Attorney Jody Warner berating Uber driver Shaun Platt .
The old £10 note will go out of circulation in March 2018
It will stop being legal tender then, but you will still be able to exchange them at the bank, after the cut-off date. Old notes can still be spent ahead of this date and you can exchange them at the Bank once this point has passed.
Senior cop caught getting massage from lady home guard
Gone viral, the footage has a Telangana Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) getting massage in his undershirt by a female home guard . Earlier, on November 4, a video clip of a police inspector receiving a massage from a male home guard went viral.
Analysts Rated The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX) as Buy
The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website . The TJX Companies, Inc (TJX) is an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and across the world.