Posts Tagged ‘update’

Silverlight Update System?

So when I pointed Firefox to MSN tonight, this is what I saw. Is this really the best way of notifying users of an update? Could they have at least used a confirm() to allow the user to decide if they want to visit that url or not. Or perhaps use a <div/> to overlay […]

Unable To Update Flash Player In Firefox?

Seems there might be a problem updating the Flash Player in Firefox. The CNet Defense Blog has some more information on the issue. Anyone else seeing this? Seems windows specific. Remember to keep Flash up to date as there are some security issues with older versions.

Update Is Noticeable

This morning I saw Benjamin Smedberg wrote: I wonder how many other people might have no clue that their applications are incredibly out of date. Ironically I ran across the following photo on Digg today, which I mirrored since those free image hosting sites tend to remove images linked on Digg pretty quickly: Seems by […]

Binary Patching

This is by far the best feature in 1.5. This capability allows Firefox to update much quicker (which means more people will keep up to date). This is not only a bandwidth saver, and a way to quickly update, but it’s a security enhancement. It makes staying secure easier and faster, which should translate to […]

Firefox 1.0.1 Out

If your not updated yet, get downloading! Mainly security/stability fixes. Nothing really “new”. But it’s still important to upgrade.