Firefox 6.0 Available for Download

Following it’s rapid release schedule, Mozilla has released Firefox 6.0 on August 16, 2011. The browser is available for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms. Some of the notable features of the new version are:

  • The address bar now highlights the domain of the website you’re visiting
  • Streamlined the look of the site identity block
  • Added support for the latest draft version of WebSockets with a prefixed API
  • Added support for EventSource / server-sent events
  • Added support for window.matchMedia
  • Added Scratchpad, an interactive JavaScript prototyping environment
  • Added a new Web Developer menu item and moved development-related items into it
  • Improved usability of the Web Console
  • Improved the discoverability of Firefox Sync
  • Reduced browser startup time when using Panorama
  • Fixed several stability issues
  • Fixed several security issues

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Click here to download Firefox 6.0

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