Firefox 14 released: Google searches now utilize HTTPS, Full screen support for Mac OS X Lion implemented

Firefox has released the update for its browser very soon after its previous update. Firefox 14 has been first offered to release channel users on July 17, 2012.

What’s New:

  • Google searches now utilize HTTPS
  • Full screen support for Mac OS X Lion implemented
  • Plugins can now be configured to only load on click
  • The Awesome Bar now auto-completes typed URLs

What’s Changed:

  • Improved site identity manager, to prevent spoofing of an SSL connection with favicons


  • Pointer Lock API implemented
  • New API to prevent your display from sleeping
  • New text-transform and font-variant CSS improvements for Turkic languages and Greek

Fixed Bugs:

  • Various security fixes
  • GIF animation can gets stuck when src and image size are changed
  • OS X: nsCocoaWindow::ConstrainPosition uses wrong screen in multi-display setup
  • CSS :hover regression when an element’s class name is set by Javascript


If interested, please see the complete list of changes in this release.

Download Firefox 14 now


Source: Firefox


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