We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message

Mozilla launches new Firefox for Android

Mozilla reveals faster Firefox for Android with new features

Mozilla has release the latest version of its Firefox web browser for Android.

The non-profit organisation said the new version of Firefox for smartphones is faster and easier to use than ever. As well as new features, Mozilla claims the browser is twice as fast as the Android stock browser.

Mozilla Firefox for Android

Mozilla said: "We’re proud to announce a new Firefox for Android is now available for download in the Google Play store. The new Firefox for Android is a snappy and dynamic upgrade to mobile browsing that makes it faster and easier to get where you want to go on the Web."

Firefox for Android version 14 is available to download for free from the Google Play Store.

The latest version features a redesigned user interface including a personalised start page and a new 'Awesome Screen'. The latter shows elements like top sites, browsing history and bookmarks.

There is support for Flash and security options like Do Not Track, Master Password and HTTP Strict Transport Security.

Mozilla Firefox for Android on a smartphone

IDG UK Sites

Swatch to release its own line of smartwatches to rival iWatch

IDG UK Sites

From the iPhone 6 to the iWatch and a new Apple TV we look at the products Apple is set to launch...

IDG UK Sites

Miranda July's Somebody app offers a very unusual take on messaging

IDG UK Sites

The 7 most ridiculous iPhone 6 rumours: what Apple WON'T reveal on 9 September