The last stable release Mozilla Firefox 8 is now available for Linux, Android, MAC OS X, and Windows. Firefox 8 for desktop and mobile devices which known as Fennec as well, both brings many enhancements, performance improvements and new features.
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What’s New In Firefox 8 For Mobile “Fennec” | Changelog
Master Password: Added support for one master password to help users encrypt saved usernames and passwords for increased security
Add Bookmarks to Your Home Screen: Users can now bookmark any website and add it to their Android Home Screen. From the Home Screen, the user can launch the bookmarked website with one click
Firefox for Android is built on the same rendering engine as Firefox for desktop computers. Please see the Firefox release notes for additional relevant changes
There are now over 160 add-ons for Firefox for mobile, and counting. Thanks to our awesome community, the number of exciting compatible add-ons increases constantly.
If you are a developer: Now is the time to extend your reach and build a new awesome add-on, or to make your mobile add-ons compatible with Firefox for Android. Find all the tools and resources you need on theMozilla Developer Network.
Existing add-on developers can find more information about the specific changes in this version on the Mozilla Developer Network.
Please see the features from previous releases to see what other technologies are available for add-on developers.
Install Mozilla Firefox 8 On Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot and Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal
Just keep your system up to date it will be updated to the last stable release of Firefox, or if you want to update to Mozilla Firefox 8 only run this Command.
Run Terminal, then type,
sudo apt-get install firefox
Probably it will take some time till the last stable release Mozilla Firefox 8 build on the official repository for Ubuntu Oneiric and Natty. Please be patient.
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