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After Google Chrome Mozilla is the best browser in the world, doubtfully. Especially this browser is declared as the best browser for Web developers. Because they get alot of add-ons and useful stuff which is required in development. Also, they have a large community that facilitates each other and newcomers to development. Now the latest Firefox is out now. Its the Mozilla Firefox 77. And, we will tell you what’s new in this version.
From here, you can download and install the Firefox 77 which is newly launched at the start of this month. Major enhancements are made in this version and also departments got killed from previous versions.
What’s new in this version?
Here is the new stuff which is added to the Firefox 77 by the Mozilla. It’s the prominent ones only otherwise there are many more we can’t discuss all of them here.
People who don’t know about Web Render. Here, what it is. According to the Github profile, WebRender is a GPU-based 2D rendering engine written in Rust. Firefox, the research web browser Servo, and other GUI frameworks draw with it. WebRender is now enabled for more Windows users. It is now enabled on devices with NVidia GPUs with with medium (<=3440×1440) and large (>3440×1440) screens.
New certificate manager:
Firefox 77 brings a new certificate manager tool within it. You can check this enhancement by typing about the certificate in the address bar of the browser, as shown in the below screenshot. It includes much other stuff like two tabs, Servers, and Authorities, and allows viewing and exporting certificates.
Fixed: Disabled automatic selection of DNS over HTTPS providers during a test to enable wider deployment in a more controlled way (bug 1642723) – Mozilla
Picture in Picture:
The Picture-in-Picture feature allows you to pop videos out of their webpage into a floating, always on top, a window so you can watch while continuing to work in other tabs. You can move the Picture-in-Picture window around the screen and resize it to your liking.
-Mozilla official Site