Mozilla extolled the impact of its 12-hour participation in Wednesday's anti-SOPA strike, saying Firefox users and fans generated more than a third-of-a-million emails to Congress.
Mozilla dramatically slowed the update pace of Firefox 9, the browser it shipped late last month.
Apple was the only top-five computer maker to post shipment gains in the U.S. during the final quarter of 2011, according to separate estimates from a pair of research firms.
Apple trumped all rivals in mobile shopping satisfaction during 2011's holidays, but lost to Amazon on the Web, according to Michigan-based ForeSee.
Adobe on Tuesday patched six vulnerabilities in the newest version of its popular Reader PDF viewer, making good on a late-2011 promise when it shipped an emergency update for an older edition.
Apple will sell an estimated $19 billion in Macs and iPads to enterprises in 2012, a 58% jump over the year before, a research analyst said today.
Google last week patched Chrome 16 and improved the download warnings in the impending Chrome 17.
Google penalized its own browser's search rankings over a marketing campaign that went bad, the company confirmed.
Mozilla's upgrade call last month pushed more Firefox 3.6 users to grab a newer edition than any month since June 2011, Web metrics company Net Applications says.
Activations of new iOS and Android devices soared on Christmas Day, jumping by 142% over the same day last year, a Web metrics company said.
A day after Mozilla shipped Firefox 9, the company quickly released an update to fix a bug that was causing the browser to crash on Mac, Linux and Windows systems.
Mozilla and Google struck a new search deal that will provide "significant revenue" to the maker of Firefox.
Microsoft today released an update to its OneNote application for iOS that it said has been tweaked for the iPad.
Mozilla is mulling the end of Firefox support for Mac owners running Leopard, the Apple operating system released four years ago, developer discussions show.