It brings an improved Awesome Bar and lots of other improvements!
On November 19, Mozilla has uploaded the final bits of the Mozilla Firefox 17.0 web browser for all supported platforms, including Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.Highlights of Mozilla Firefox 17.0:
· Support for Facebook Messenger;
· Implemented click-to-play blocklisting, in order to stop any malicious plugins from running without the user's permission;
· Awesome Bar now features larger icons for a better experience;
· Implemented SVG StrokePaint and FillPaint;
· Easier-to-use Web Developer tools, such as Developer Toolbar, Web Console and Debugger;
· Easy editing of DOM, thanks to the new Markup panel from the Page Inspector;
· Implemented Sandbox attribute for iframes, for better security;
· New Tab page improvements;
· Fixed pointer lock issues with Web Apps;
· Fixed page scrolling issues with web pages that have fixed headers;
· Over 20 other small improvements!
Download Mozilla Firefox 17.0 for Linux binaries and sources right now from Softpedia. Also, don't forget to visit our always up-to-date Firefox Extensions section for the latest add-ons.