Download Firefox 3.1 Beta 3

Mozilla has announced the released of the Firefox 3.1 beta 3, which is the fifth development milestone and third beta release of 3.1 to the testing community.

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This version of Firefox is based on the Gecko 1.9.1 rendering platform which has been in development for last 9 months.


Major Changes in Firefox 3.1 beta 3

  • This beta is now available in 64 languages – get your local version.
  • Improved the new Private Browsing Mode.
  • Improvements to web worker thread support.
  • Improved performance and stability with the new TraceMonkey JavaScript engine.
  • New native JSON support.
  • Improvements to the Gecko layout engine, including speculative parsing for faster content rendering.
  • Support for new web technologies such as the <video> and <audio> elements, the W3C Geolocation API, JavaScript query selectors, CSS 2.1 and 3 properties, SVG transforms and offline applications.

If you are going to download the latest beta, be sure to backup your Firefox bookmarks and settings first, also some of your add-ons may stop working when you install this release.

Firefox 3.1 Beta 3 Release Notes

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