Firefox downloaded over 500 million times

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| The Firefox web browser has now been downloaded over 500 million times, a
| significant milestone for the open source software project. To celebrate the
| occasion, Mozilla has teamed up with FreeRice and is encouraging Firefox
| users to help feed the hungry.
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http://arstechnica.com/journals/linu...-million-times

There's also this short review:

Firefox 3 Beta: Good Enough Now and Getting Better

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| Users of the Windows and Linux versions of Firefox 3.0 will notice only a few
| changes to the way the browser looks. There's a new back/forward button that
| looks like a sideways keyhole in the Windows version, the Home button has
| been moved to a row of shortcut buttons below the navigation toolbar, and the
| look of the icons have been tweaked a bit.
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http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/61754.html


Related:

Internet Firefox 3.0 Beta 3 Turns Up The Heat On The Competition

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| The new Beta release of Firefox 3.0 is drawing glowing reviews, is shaping up
| by some's estimates to be an "IE slayer"
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http://www.tamilstar.com/news/publis...cle_5298.shtml


Firefox 3.0 Beta 2 Is A Win For Linux

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| Mozilla has released the latest beta of Firefox 3 today, and the Linux
| efforts behind it are starting to show even more. This release, being a beta,
| is surprisingly stable. Here’s the killer that makes this beta release
| amazing: true GTK support. *
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http://fosswire.com/2007/12/20/firef...win-for-linux/


Firefox 3: rocking on Linux

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| A few people have been noticing how good our support on Linux has gotten
| during the Firefox 3 development cycle and I thought I would post to try and
| point out some of the good stuff that we have coming down the pipe. *
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http://www.0xdeadbeef.com/weblog/?p=325


Quick Review: Firefox 3 Beta 3

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| This is only a quick review and there are still a lot of new features which I
| have not touched on yet. Nevertheless, I am pretty impressed with the changes
| and improvement. I can’t wait for the final release to be announced. *
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http://maketecheasier.com/quick-revi...a-3/2008/02/15