Many of you may be wondering why this release comes so fast after Firefox 5. The answer is that a rapid release schedule has been adopted by the Firefox team leading to very quick releases to implement new features and patch bugs. While as always new versions will create issues with addon comparability it has been reported that nearly 95% of all current addons will work with the new version.
This latest version of firefox brings a few key features which are listed below in the order most valuable to you:
- Faster Start Up Times
- Additional Website Permissions Controls
- Improved Plugin Management
- Various web enhancements including new HTML5 features
- Increased Performance on Linux
FYI for those of you looking for these "Website Permission Controls" just type the code below in your url bar once you get Firefox 6 installed.
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