Saturday, October 27, 2012

Major speed improvements to feature in Firefox Aurora

Just as Firefox Beta got a new Social API, Firefox Aurora will get a new Javascript compiler called Ion Monkey to boost the browser's Javascript speed. Are we fast yet has the benchmarks to track Ion Monkey's performance.

We'll just have to see how much better Firefox gets once Firefox 18 is released.

Meanwhile, there's a new Facebook Messenger in Firefox Beta that makes use of the new Social API. Read more.