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Mozilla Firefox 18 released
« on: January 08, 2013, 07:27:21 PM »
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What’s New  in Mozilla Firefox 18

    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


Known Issues

    Unresolved
    Certain valid WebGL drawing operations are incorrectly rejected, leaving incomplete rendering in affected pages (see 825205)
    Unresolved
    If you try to start Firefox using a locked profile, it will crash (see 573369)
    Unresolved
    For some users, scrolling in the main GMail window will be slower than usual (see 579260)
    Unresolved
    Windows: The use of Microsoft's System Restore functionality shortly after updating Firefox may prevent future updates (see 730285)
    Unresolved
    Starting Firefox with -private flag incorrectly claims you are not in Private Browsing mode (see 802274)
    Unresolved on v18 Resolved in v19
    Unresolved
    Plugins stop rendering when the top half of the plugin is scrolled off the top of the page, in HiDPI mode (see 825734)


Try Beta/Aurora/Nightly if you care about the WebGL issue