Two months after celebrating Firefox’s 5th birthday in November, Mozilla unveiled the latest version of the world’s most famous web browser. Yes, Firefox 3.6 RC2 is finally here and available for download! Though, it was expected to be released in December last year. The browser was officially made available last Thursday, Jan 21 at 9:30 AM Pacific Time.
Mozilla officially announced release the RC1 Firefox 3.6 on Jan 11, after development of five beta test versions. The RC2 came after fixing of over 70 bugs found in the earlier release. The Firefox 3.6 RC2 has been optimized to serve its users more efficiently than its predecessors. It features many new enhancements for the end users, web and add-on developers.
Google released a new software called O3D yesterday. It is a broswer plug-in which will bring accelerated 3D graphics to browsers such as Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE), Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari , Linux and Google’s Chrome. Google O3D works on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. Google hopes that the technology will be built directly into browsers eventually.
A video of Goggle O3D demo after the break.