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Firefox Aurora Notes (First offered to Aurora channel users on October 12, 2012)

Check out "What’s New" and "Known Issues" for this version of Firefox for mobile below. As always, you’re encouraged to tell us what you think, or file a bug in Bugzilla.

What’s New

  • NEW
    First mobile browser with Safe Browsing enabled
  • NEW
    Integration with Google Now search widget
  • NEW
    Better update experience to our latest version with improvements in "updater" code
  • NEW
    Enable reflow-on-zoom for improved readability on zooming
  • CHANGED
    Support for loading new fonts delivered with Firefox
  • DEVELOPER
    CSS3 Flexbox implemented
  • DEVELOPER
    Support for new DOM property window.devicePixelRatio
  • DEVELOPER
    Support for @supports added
  • FIXED
    Disable insecure content loading on HTTPS pages (see 62178)
  • FIXED
    Opt-in for search suggestions when entering text into the Awesome Bar (see 586885)

Known Issues

  • Unresolved
    Some recent changes in the Google layout and CSS may cause issues in non-webkit browsers like Firefox (see 668288)
  • Unresolved
    Firefox for Android uses the same locale as your system language settings (see 695565)
  • Unresolved
    Font inflation my sometimes render inconsistent font sizes on certain pages (see 707195)
  • Unresolved
    Changing the device orientation may sometimes yield unexpected behavior (see 740691)
  • Unresolved
    Firefox Sync will not behave as expected if multiple Firefox channels are installed on a single device (see 761206)
  • Unresolved
    Holding backspace may delete text both in front of and behind the cursor (see 770291)