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Firefox Aurora Launched, Focuses on Memory Issues and Performance

Software developer Mozilla on Thursday launched the developers' build of its web browser Firefox Aurora 7, giving minor relief to users from continuous problems arising due to memory leak.

Mozilla has released the developers’ product to users for Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems.

The latest product is aimed at enhanced performance and effective utilisation of memory of its web browser Firefox. According to a blog post, the build also offers web and server tools which will enable software developers to develop tests for the browser directly in there and help company enhance its performance effectively.

The new product is said to start up at a better speed than before on various OS platforms, reduction in memory use by 30 percent, instant synchronisation of bookmarks and passwords, and enhanced and sharp fonts.

“If you already have Firefox Aurora installed, you will receive an automated update notification in the next few days. To check if you are running the latest Firefox Aurora, go to the “About Aurora” menu to apply the update manually.” instructs the blog post.

New users can download the available version while existing users can wait for Mozilla to offer them the build in a few days time.

Ravi Mandalla was ITProPortal's Sub Editor (and a contributing writer) for two years from 2011. Based in Ahmedabad, India, Ravi is now the owner and founder of Parity Media Pvt. Ltd., a news and media company, which specializes in online publishing, technology news and analysis, reviews, web site traffic growth, web site UI. Ravi lists his specialist subjects as: Enterprise, IT, Technology, Gadgets, Business, High Net Worth Individuals, Online Publishing, Advertising, Marketing, Social Media, News, Reviews, Audio, Video, and Multi-Media. He has also previously worked as Dy. Manager - IT Security at (n)Code Solutions.