Introducing the New Firefox: Firefox Quantum

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    V_R ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Moderator

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    Read more at Mozilla's blog: https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2017/11/14/introducing-firefox-quantum/
     
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    floppybootstomp sugar 'n spikes Moderator

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    I use Firefox in Linux, just seems to work better than anything else in that OS but still stubbornly using IE in Win 10.

    I shall try Quantum in the esteemed organ known as Mint.
     
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    I don't know if it's just the placebo effect, but FF Quantum does appear to be a bit than Chrome for me... I didn't think that would be the case for light loading sites, I thought it would only have a noticeable difference for bloated webpages. I'd be interesting to see "real world" browser benchmarks once it's been out for a couple of weeks.

    I remember @Quadophile saying how fast this was in beta a couple of months ago :thumb:.
     
    Ian, Nov 14, 2017 at 10:48 PM
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    I tied the Beta when Quad posted about it but it kept freezing. Started using Opera after that.
     
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    Been using it a day now and its definitely quicker than my old Firefox ver.56
     
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