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Firefox Aurora Notes (First offered to Aurora channel users on June 28, 2013)

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
    Enabled support for WebRTC
  • NEW
    Ability to share open tabs between NFC-enabled phones
  • NEW
    Easy access to your favourite share application from main menu. Read more in the blog post.
  • NEW
    Added support for Braille, Popup announcements, Door hangers retain focus and a lot more for TalkBack users
  • NEW
    Better night reading experience with Night mode functionality in Reader
  • DEVELOPER
    Experimental support for WebAudio, targeted at developer testing and feedback
  • DEVELOPER
    Removed support for sherlock files that are loaded from application or profile directory

Known Issues

  • Unresolved
    Some recent changes in the Google layout and CSS may cause issues in non-webkit browsers like Firefox (see 668288)
  • Unresolved
    Font inflation may sometimes render inconsistent font sizes on certain pages (see 707195)
  • Unresolved
    Firefox Sync will not behave as expected if multiple Firefox channels are installed on a single device (see 761206)
  • Unresolved
    'Video can't be played because the file is corrupt' on some HTC Gingerbread (Android 2.3) devices (see 829454)
  • Unresolved
    Private Browsing - can't see URL bar text on variant of HTC Sense UI (Froyo) (see 833351)
  • Unresolved
    Moving Firefox to background while playing a flash video in full screen mode and bring it back to view will freeze the app (see 809055)