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Thursday, May 29, 2008

Firefox 3 Preparing for World Record Attempt

Download Day
  The official release of Firefox 3 maybe be the most anticipated software releases of the year. Firefox 3 shows many promising improvements, most notably major memory usage cutbacks and performance improvements. <Early memory comparisons> have shown impressive numbers. Many other changes and improvements are already locked in since the first <release candidate> was released. A quick run down of feature comparisons can be found <here>.

  <The Mozilla Blog> has announced an attempt to break a world record for most software downloads in 24 hours. The release date for Firefox 3 isn't set yet, but is expected some time in June. Mozilla has a <Download Day Headquarters> site where you can monitor for the release date, read more, and even pledge to download on the release date.

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