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  • Zuckerberg Sues Hundreds of Hawaiians To Force Property Sales To Him mmell writes: Apparently, owning 700 acres of land in Hawaii isn't enough -- Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, has filed suit to force owners of several small parcels of land to sell to the... 2017-01-19T22:40:00+00:00
  • Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Netflix has gleefully poked a stick at its competitors in the video streaming market, after revealing it had added more than seven million... 2017-01-19T22:00:00+00:00
  • 32% of All US Adults Watch Pirated Content Nearly a third of all US adults admit to having downloaded or streamed pirated movies or TV-shows, a new survey has found. Even though many are aware that watching pirated content is not permitted... 2017-01-19T21:20:00+00:00
  • Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans Amazon is working on self-driving cars, according to a new patent that deals with the complex task of navigating reversible lanes. From a report on The Guardian: The patent, filed in November 2015 and... 2017-01-19T20:40:00+00:00
  • Google Uses Search To Push Its Products: WSJ Ads for Google and related companies were found in the top spot in 91% of 25,000 searches related to items, according to a report on WSJ. For example, a search for "phones" would produce ads for... 2017-01-19T20:00:00+00:00
  • Tesla Avoids Recall After Autopilot Crash Death Tesla will not be ordered to recall its semi-autonomous cars in the US, following a fatal crash in May 2016. The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration closed its investigation after it... 2017-01-19T19:20:00+00:00
  • 5G Internet is the 'Beginning of the Fourth Industrial Revolution' Next-generation 5G mobile internet technology marks the beginning of the "fourth industrial revolution," the chief executive of Turkey's leading telecoms player told CNBC on Thursday. From a report... 2017-01-19T18:40:00+00:00
  • Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60 Students at elite colleges are even richer than experts realized, according to a new study based on millions of anonymous tax filings and tuition records. At 38 colleges in America, including five... 2017-01-19T18:00:00+00:00
  • ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship ProtonMail now has a home on the dark web. The encrypted email provider announced Thursday it will allow its users to access the site through the Tor anonymity service. From a report: Swiss-based... 2017-01-19T17:20:00+00:00
  • Microsoft is Bringing Cortana To Android Lock Screen Microsoft is testing out a new way to access Cortana, its digital assistant, from the Android lock screen, with just a swipe. It's a new feature that's clearly designed to replace Google's own quick... 2017-01-19T16:40:00+00:00
  • Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV Netflix's boom in subscribers is a sign that the world is accepting internet TV, meaning without commercials and on-demand, said CEO Reed Hastings during an earnings call with investors. From a... 2017-01-19T16:00:00+00:00
  • Krebs Pinpoints the Likely Author of the Mirai Botnet The Mirai botnet caused serious trouble last fall, first hijacking numerous IoT devices to make a historically massive Distributed Denial-Of-Service (DDoS) attack on KrebsOnSecurity's site in... 2017-01-19T15:20:00+00:00
  • Amazon, Apple To End Audiobook Exclusivity: EU European Union antitrust regulators on Thursday said they welcomed a move by Amazon.com to end exclusivity obligations for the supply and distribution of audiobooks between the e-commerce giant and... 2017-01-19T14:40:00+00:00
  • Sitting Too Much Ages You By 8 Years Sitting too much during the day has been linked to a host of diseases, from obesity to heart problems and diabetes, as well as early death. It's not hard to understand why: being inactive can... 2017-01-19T14:00:00+00:00
  • How the Human Brain Decides What Is Important and What's Not New submitter baalcat writes: A new study reported by Neuroscience News sheds light on how we learn to pay attention in order to make the most of our life experiences. From the report: "The Wizard... 2017-01-19T13:00:00+00:00
  • Wyoming school debunks nominee's gun claim pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/wyoming-district-no-guns-in-schools-despite-testimony-from-trump-education-pick-205124412.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/kljyCxBQZL0Oz.Q0zYnbrQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/9a87eb218d9d05e954163c06fdcfe8a3" width="130" height="86" alt="Wyoming district: No guns in schools despite testimony from Trump education pick" align="left" title="Wyoming district: No guns in schools despite testimony from Trump education pick" border="0" //aContrary to what education pick Betsy DeVos said at a Senate hearing, no guns are allowed at Wapiti Elementary School./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:51:24 -0500
  • Trump team: Cabinet is 'amazingly diverse' pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/sean-spicer-defends-latino-absence-in-trumps-cabinet-163426846.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/KztNChBI.PIcCAVvbqkbaQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/bsA1PxI.uJ8rDQWZKEf1Og--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/084f59d0-de8a-11e6-b166-d105667e2508_spicer1.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Donald Trump#039;s incoming press secretary Sean Spicer. (Evan Vucci/AP)" align="left" title="Donald Trump#039;s incoming press secretary Sean Spicer. (Evan Vucci/AP)" border="0" //aDonald Trump#039;s proposed Cabinet is composed mostly of white men, and it#039;s the first since Ronald Reagan#039;s not to include a Latino./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:34:26 -0500
  • 1 in 4 men have cancer-linked HPV infections pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/1-4-us-men-cancer-linked-hpv-genital-163544678.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/.D8y80zd3SYS8bfWNZpZMQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/ctBiCWJRWPM8RGb_MIF7wg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/cf07f5b0-de89-11e6-b940-b570a0bd6955_hpv_vaccine-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="A doctor holds a vial of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)" align="left" title="A doctor holds a vial of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)" border="0" //aHigh-risk HPV can cause cancer in the mouth and upper throat, cervical cancer in women, and other cancers./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:30:01 -0500
  • Trump backers in a blue section of the country pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/looking-forward-to-income-tax-cuts-and-to-having-income-225150052.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/BmMCtGZOC.KM9hdycLjQfw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/c5cec916f81a43189800c694df2cd64c" width="130" height="86" alt="Looking forward to income-tax cuts — and to having income" align="left" title="Looking forward to income-tax cuts — and to having income" border="0" //aConnie and Kris Mayhew, who are hopeful for the future, broke with most of their New Mexico neighbors during the election./pbr clear="all"/ Sun, 15 Jan 2017 17:51:50 -0500
  • Obama commutes 330 drug sentences pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/final-act-president-obama-commutes-194704747.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/ktmtjaGR.LTSBqHcNyMKXg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/Wu1tDudShA_5QrIk5u4rGg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/13c4e920-de84-11e6-975b-add47a0aa978_obama.jpeg" width="130" height="86" alt="Obama commutes 330 drug sentences. (AP)" align="left" title="Obama commutes 330 drug sentences. (AP)" border="0" //aPresident Obama brought his total number of commutations granted to 1,715, more than any other president in U.S. history./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:07:09 -0500
  • GOP governors seek new funding for insurance pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/gop-governors-turned-down-medicaid-091012213.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/XdN37_JfMWgDX3Olfmy3ow--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/qMTGr.Zb46W689GKTrb7Cg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/b20aab90-de81-11e6-9ab9-a792388201d8_scottwalker.jpeg" width="130" height="86" alt="GOP governors who turned down Medicaid money have hands out. (AP)" align="left" title="GOP governors who turned down Medicaid money have hands out. (AP)" border="0" //aRepublican governors who turned down billions from Medicaid expansion now hope Congress will come up with a new health care plan./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:08:17 -0500
  • Trump sweeps into D.C. with wave and a salute pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/inauguration-eve-trump-juggles-play-preps-party-163100577--election.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/x73LS5Xj3so52yNJ7hxFzA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/ap_webfeeds/9896b707855746c5bc10919c8aad4d17.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Singer Sam Moore performs during a pre-Inaugural quot;Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebrationquot; at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)" align="left" title="Singer Sam Moore performs during a pre-Inaugural quot;Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebrationquot; at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)" border="0" //aThe president-elect arrives a day ahead of his inauguration as the capital braces for an onslaught of crowds and demonstrators./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:59:58 -0500
  • Trump picks Jets owner as U.K. ambassador pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/president-elect-donald-trump-picks-jets-owner-woody-johnson-as-uk-ambassador-194951598.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8xdHeSv8lHmmpBjZ4ACkTQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/gYpnrcjHUvS_zFqyXQgfuQ--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/5e379ff0-de81-11e6-b355-6777f40d53c9_woody_fp.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Trump picks Jets owner as UK ambassador" align="left" title="Trump picks Jets owner as UK ambassador" border="0" //aPresident-elect Donald Trump said on Thursday that New York Jets owner Woody Johnson would be named to the post of U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:49:51 -0500
  • George Bush stable, Barbara much improved pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/bush-senior-stable-barbara-1-000-percent-better-183004614.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/OdwpboPngvpcqnz4wXLkcw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/_t2wp3uHijzjcxrKCFkltQ--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/ee75a8c0-de7f-11e6-ac78-cfe05ea65228_george_barbara_bush-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Former President George H.W. Bush and wife Barbara Bush in 2011. (David J. Phillip/AP)" align="left" title="Former President George H.W. Bush and wife Barbara Bush in 2011. (David J. Phillip/AP)" border="0" //aFormer President George H.W. Bush remains in intensive care with pneumonia; his wife is being treated for bronchitis./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:30:04 -0500
  • Trump to take charge of 'nuclear football' pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trump-charge-nuclear-football-160703307.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/Z1Do4WVgM4EQoeWIt0Dy.A--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/afp.com/Part-WAS-Was6937873-1-1-0.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="A White House military aide and member of the US Navy carries a briefcase known as the quot;football,quot; containing emergency nuclear weapon codes" align="left" title="A White House military aide and member of the US Navy carries a briefcase known as the quot;football,quot; containing emergency nuclear weapon codes" border="0" //aIt#039;s a plain, bulging leather satchel, but inside it has the ominous power to unleash a nuclear armageddon./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:07:03 -0500
  • Treasury pick grilled over foreclosure actions pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/treasury-pick-steve-mnuchin-grilled-over-foreclosures-181543915.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/Kg6mW0kG0OAGtOE2ymqKTA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/ff82f403fe566f788e04046dc2c7376f" width="130" height="86" alt="Treasury pick Steve Mnuchin grilled over foreclosures" align="left" title="Treasury pick Steve Mnuchin grilled over foreclosures" border="0" //aSteven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs exec., tells senators that he worked hard to assist homeowners./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:15:43 -0500
  • Trump retains 50 key Obama aides (for now) pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trump-retains-50-key-obama-aides-for-now-155853920.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/mRvZeNSse9g99z8knhag6g--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/4yYRUW4bHbgPVjbiQPdHIA--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/dd904440-de78-11e6-96e3-ff8a18e18787_trump_obama-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)" align="left" title="President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)" border="0" //aThe incoming administration will keep staff for assistance on issues like fighting ISIS, international sanctions, and counterterrorism./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:58:53 -0500
  • Trump has ripped justice who'll swear him in pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/with-swearing-in-trump-to-come-face-to-face-with-justice-hes-berated-as-a-dummy-155955664.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/AtL3gpzRtLPViiyTo8.v6Q--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/NpUPaxKLYHWVFcsFyNyqCw--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/084e8360-de72-11e6-a92d-d3f74fc40955_justice_roberts-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts arrives to administer the oath of office to President Barack Obama in 2013. (Win McNamee/AP)" align="left" title="Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts arrives to administer the oath of office to President Barack Obama in 2013. (Win McNamee/AP)" border="0" //aJohn Roberts will be the first chief justice in history to swear in a president who has so frequently and personally insulted him./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:59:55 -0500
  • Trump pick Perry regrets infamous comment pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/rick-perry-i-regret-recommending-eliminating-the-department-of-energy-154318372.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8RL7NLzzdG0SSkjIghUg.w--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/9nrI0Q35I38dyv0khs9JUg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/1acd8df0-de69-11e6-95f9-f7a5d12d5ea0_rick_perry-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry is sworn in on Capitol Hill. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)" align="left" title="Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry is sworn in on Capitol Hill. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)" border="0" //aRick Perry, the president-elect#039;s energy secretary nominee, tells a Senate committee he no longer wants to abolish the Energy Department./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:43:18 -0500
  • In a Klan enclave, no questions about Trump pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/in-a-klan-enclave-questions-about-trump-arent-welcome-230638282.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/wt1G1IqdvPXD38KNvUaFVQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/guX9m_RF1Ep_0CoxowowXA--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/fb7cba10-de64-11e6-91a5-f3cde72e9d24_harrison_arkansas_barber_shop-ntk.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="In a Klan enclave, questions about Donald Trump aren’t welcome. (Eric Thayer for Yahoo News)" align="left" title="In a Klan enclave, questions about Donald Trump aren’t welcome. (Eric Thayer for Yahoo News)" border="0" //aBefore dismissing a reporter, the owner of an Arkansas gun and barber shop says he wants Trump to quot;restore and uphold the Constitution.quot;/pbr clear="all"/ Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:06:38 -0500
  • Energy pick softens climate change stance pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trumps-energy-pick-face-jobs-climate-questions-120142477--finance.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/2C1I.kTm5Cg5AyiMMRSnmg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/zwdstIRLcyEngBwBi.OQ7w--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/6d157e00-de6f-11e6-8eb4-6f6d70b5762d_perryReutersNH.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Rick Rick Perry softens stance on climate change (Reuters)" align="left" title="Rick Rick Perry softens stance on climate change (Reuters)" border="0" //aTrump#039;s pick to run the Energy Department fields inquiries from senators about creating jobs and bolstering U.S. security./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:59:51 -0500
  • Treasury pick grilled over foreclosure actions pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trump-treasury-nominee-mnuchin-defend-banking-record-senators-061611609--sector.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/w1A6pscD9rRXxq3o4VRpYQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/.W5AtRG.ARDcAvHPrFGLmA--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/e60d6700-de65-11e6-aa76-a3b568168300_mnuchinReutersNH.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Steven Mnuchin (AP)" align="left" title="Steven Mnuchin (AP)" border="0" //aSteven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs exec., tells senators that he worked hard to assist homeowners./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:23:11 -0500
  • Dozens killed in Iran high-rise collapse pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/scores-iran-firefighters-battle-blaze-tehran-building-074739745.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/omypLx9cv07wb_wOwpn5ZA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/ap_webfeeds/b3882fd35556462994bb5817f4f8324f.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Iranian firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the Plasco building in central Tehran. (AP)" align="left" title="Iranian firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the Plasco building in central Tehran. (AP)" border="0" //aAn iconic high-rise building in downtown Tehran collapsed following a fire, killing at least 30 firefighters./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:00:06 -0500
  • At least 30 missing in Italy hotel avalanche pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/avalanche-buries-hotel-central-italy-reports-dead-081127582.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/6Hc1DYM6pm.2O3stAr0xJw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/RBxhmPYroAgPReNsin7L9w--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/a8ebac80-de31-11e6-a471-1fd47e30d89a_avalanche.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="A helicopter flies during rescue operations near a hotel that was hit by an avalanche in Farindola, Italy. (Matteo Guidelli/ANSA via AP)" align="left" title="A helicopter flies during rescue operations near a hotel that was hit by an avalanche in Farindola, Italy. (Matteo Guidelli/ANSA via AP)" border="0" //aAn avalanche buries a four-star hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes in the area./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:10:16 -0500
  • Trump's election means end of the American Century pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/president-trump-and-the-end-of-the-american-century-100054474.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/gmGyYpIHjPXfKjg_3fZ_pw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/HzKw.E.iAJSh5VznYMfmBQ--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/66054770-de2f-11e6-91a1-d1e15cefb36c_trump-bai4.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="President-elect Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP)" align="left" title="President-elect Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP)" border="0" //aDonald Trump’s election repudiates the political establishment#039;s long-cherished ideal of an essential, expansive America./pbr clear="all"/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:54 -0500
  • Obama reflects on his biggest mistake pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/the-last-100-days-obamas-biggest-mistake-edition-090004099.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/TW04ISvgdrIIV_AnNAGGrA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/c6e508af87d8f7c2bf1c94d3f3eb7d6f" width="130" height="86" alt="The Last 100 Days: Obama’s Biggest Mistake edition" align="left" title="The Last 100 Days: Obama’s Biggest Mistake edition" border="0" //aThe president has had a shifting response over the years when asked to assess his failures./pbr clear="all"/ Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:00:04 -0400
  • Trump to name Perdue as agriculture secretary pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trump-nominate-ex-georgia-governor-perdue-agriculture-secretary-010057400.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/5niOaWxghM6kC3zFoSmFVQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/AaiW9Hgw7kKVBtJwBDm31A--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/c5600ca0-ddee-11e6-ad2d-afd5aafaa0d3_1Sonny-PerdueNTK.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is Donald Trump#039;s choice for secretary of agriculture. (AP)" align="left" title="Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is Donald Trump#039;s choice for secretary of agriculture. (AP)" border="0" //aFormer Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue served on Donald Trump#039;s agricultural advisory committee during his campaign./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:45:58 -0500
  • Here's how Trump will tackle Mexico and China pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/heres-how-trump-will-tackle-mexico-and-china-210526406.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/UXgq6uryEUMk4U7gv5bxlg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/dle1xYjkJPnBNLDen4ffzg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-19/d232c250-dde5-11e6-85e6-1ba18e74efa7_wilbur-ross-hearing-nh.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Ross Mexico China" align="left" title="Ross Mexico China" border="0" //aWilbur Ross is the president-elect#039;s point man on trade, and he gave some important clues during his confirmation hearing./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:05:26 -0500
  • Obama’s message to those upset about Trump pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/obama-at-final-press-conference-were-going-to-be-ok-220905202.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/y.oq36dXAVG.tdHKs8VgOQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/_7gGSDHj8RGH9pZjwBP3Wg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/c559a2d0-ddd4-11e6-94d3-a92c0e82de50_obama-final-presser-nh.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="President Obama#039;s final press conference. (Reuters)" align="left" title="President Obama#039;s final press conference. (Reuters)" border="0" //aIn his final press conference, the outgoing president defends the press corps that President-elect Donald Trump likes to bash./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:09:05 -0500
  • Haley hopes to 'educate' Trump on foreign policy pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/nikki-haley-says-trump-advisers-will-educate-him-on-foreign-policy-205605417.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/TMC7ZinzORyCch23HqAE_g--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/927f4330ae135254a679ba34f251b66c" width="130" height="86" alt="Nikki Haley says Trump advisers will ‘educate’ him on foreign policy" align="left" title="Nikki Haley says Trump advisers will ‘educate’ him on foreign policy" border="0" //aThe South Carolina governor differs sharply with the president-elect on a range of issues, including the importance of the United Nations./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:56:05 -0500
  • EPA nominee: 'The climate is changing' pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/scott-pruitt-on-climate-change-my-personal-opinion-is-immaterial-193036078.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/Nj0eWUXNve2kfnukhm05yg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/p5yKxIbb88l4cLSYipArYw--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/0c237b10-ddc0-11e6-a101-3f8dbb672dc6_pruittNH.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Environmental Protection Agency Administrator-designate, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)" align="left" title="Environmental Protection Agency Administrator-designate, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)" border="0" //aTrump#039;s choice to run the Environmental Protection Agency insisted that his quot;personal opinionquot; was quot;immaterialquot; to his job./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:30:36 -0500
  • Global heat sets record for 3rd straight year pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/earth-breaks-heat-record-2016-third-row-160701945.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/_XfvZBeWVE_mIS4TR07.Fg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/afp.com/44c74f99554d3477308e4e7941d8706814b74631.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="The global average temperature last year was 1.69 Fahrenheit (0.94 Celsius) above the 20th century average" align="left" title="The global average temperature last year was 1.69 Fahrenheit (0.94 Celsius) above the 20th century average" border="0" //aEarth sweltered under the hottest temps in modern times for a third year in a row, raising concerns about the pace of climate change./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:53:50 -0500
  • Americans want Trump to cool it on Twitter pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/americans-want-trump-to-cut-back-on-twitter-poll-finds-163828045.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/KcKVLxiD_JZGvfcQGlDSJg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/9c18a6d19f65e2847ad633be0ea7f1f9" width="130" height="86" alt="Americans want Trump to cut back on Twitter, poll finds" align="left" title="Americans want Trump to cut back on Twitter, poll finds" border="0" //aAbout 69 percent of U.S. adults believe the president-elect#039;s Twitter-happy fingers could cause major unintended consequences./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:38:28 -0500
  • President Obama defends Chelsea Manning decision pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/barack-obama-defends-chelsea-manning-commutation-200245354.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/Zs_PGfjI3KUgBLJdmrJS5g--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/vz9XXOJy2.DOvt0Sz.V2jw--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/04e45ff0-ddba-11e6-879e-b909556a12f7_NTK_AP_17018700625430.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="President Obama (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)" align="left" title="President Obama (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)" border="0" //aThe president spoke about his controversial decision to commute the sentence of the WikiLeaks source./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:02:45 -0500
  • What financial markets want to hear from Trump pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/heres-what-financial-markets-need-to-hear-from-trump-on-friday-164404364.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/0zwqZoPtcv.zA_9pAfZaCQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/1a71b407d6cfced91ff690ae02aaac99" width="130" height="86" alt="Here#039;s what financial markets need to hear from Trump on Friday" align="left" title="Here#039;s what financial markets need to hear from Trump on Friday" border="0" //aThe president-elect#039;s inaugural address will be closely tracked by markets that have pinned hopes on his agenda./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:44:04 -0500
  • Nikki Haley supports Jerusalem embassy move pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/haley-slams-obama-not-blocking-un-measure-against-163351725--politics.html"img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/UYgyumByOuxcUp.P3RvkaA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/ap_webfeeds/8e6362a61aad4fb4abee6ee83af499f9.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="UN Ambassador-designate, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, accompanied by her husband Michael, left, prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)" align="left" title="UN Ambassador-designate, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, accompanied by her husband Michael, left, prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)" border="0" //aDonald Trump#039;s choice to be the U.S. ambassador to the U.N. backs a decision sure to be controversial./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:56:21 -0500
  • Congresswoman takes secret trip to Syria pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/us-congresswoman-gabbard-makes-secret-syria-trip-154632293.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/JDb_DFJvod8GfFbf9ugx6Q--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/7c284mSHBmUg7V8egSd2sg--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/6c10b510-dda7-11e6-a6bf-93f6232b1099_syria.jpeg" width="130" height="86" alt="Rep. Gabbard takes secret trip to Syria. (AP)" align="left" title="Rep. Gabbard takes secret trip to Syria. (AP)" border="0" //aRep. Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran, made a fact-finding mission to the capital, Damascus./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:46:32 -0500
  • Cabinet nominee fired an undocumented worker pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/wilbur-ross-trump-cabinet-pick-says-he-fired-undocumented-employee-ahead-of-confirmation-hearing-163436332.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/PDJ6T8qf536tPL_rpMzkdg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/c01b1c43e36829ffb02d28f50bb06d32" width="130" height="86" alt="Wilbur Ross, Trump Cabinet pick, says he fired undocumented employee ahead of confirmation hearing" align="left" title="Wilbur Ross, Trump Cabinet pick, says he fired undocumented employee ahead of confirmation hearing" border="0" //aWilbur Ross reveals during his Senate confirmation hearing that he let go one of his household staff over a lack of documentation./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:34:36 -0500
  • States with the largest obesity problems pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/us-obesity-maps-112348031.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/U4l4Q1E07r8z90ZIB64L0A--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/cb2183468281796954164f3fe4acbbc8" width="130" height="86" alt="MAPS: America#039;s $200 billion obesity problem by state and age group" align="left" title="MAPS: America#039;s $200 billion obesity problem by state and age group" border="0" //aThe $200 billion issue#039;s level varies as you cross the country, with Louisiana topping the undesirable list./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:23:48 -0500
  • The Obama era in photos a href="http://news.yahoo.com/lightbox/barack-obama-presidency-pictures-slideshow-wp-145220421/"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/3jN1sw.dGX5XHUlbvWGAGQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/32e6b0709a755c56575ff94e7f9a3d67" width="130" height="86" alt="The Obama era in photos" align="left" title="The Obama era in photos" border="0" //aPresident Barack Obama holds a news conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S. August 4, 2016. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)br clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:53:59 -0500
  • Expect fireworks for Trump's Treasury nominee pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/the-most-endangered-cabinet-pick-on-trumps-economic-team-131648206.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/Co33rgYcI.kPeDu2hcnwYw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/dbb5d0abfda7f48f6e7d78013d8973e5" width="130" height="86" alt="The shakiest Cabinet pick on Trump’s economic team" align="left" title="The shakiest Cabinet pick on Trump’s economic team" border="0" //aSteve Mnuchin#039;s role as a bank owner who foreclosed on thousands of customers’ homes despite a federal bailout will face intense scrutiny./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:16:48 -0500
  • Russia extends residency permit for 3 more years pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/russia-says-snowden-stay-two-more-years-081707423.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/4FSxozSyDTZoK_h4OQa3TA--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/CpXfd0IraE6mCz3qgBPpEQ--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/1d20d630-dd8c-11e6-a7e6-1739fd96090f_AP_16138030383972.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Russia says Snowden can stay until 2020. (AP)" align="left" title="Russia says Snowden can stay until 2020. (AP)" border="0" //aThe NSA whistleblower#039;s residence permit has been extended for three more years, according to a spokesperson./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:22:53 -0500
  • Evangelical voters still believe in Trump pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/trumps-faith-voters-keep-the-faith-for-now-230138873.html"img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/fIHqJxz.1aCgUq4EoH5IIw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/Cdk8J6CiF6VgtNmDAty6JA--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/779684f0-dd89-11e6-9ece-695007da8dbf_faith.jpeg" width="130" height="86" alt="Trump’s faith voters keep the faith, for now. (Yahoo News)" align="left" title="Trump’s faith voters keep the faith, for now. (Yahoo News)" border="0" //aAccording to national exit polls, 80 percent of self-described evangelicals voted for Trump./pbr clear="all"/ Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:01:38 -0500
  • Trump's health pick: No Medicare overhaul pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/pointed-questions-await-trumps-pick-health-secretary-085931872--politics.html"img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/MNZHvsPw_GjewdRHth1pSw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/https://s.yimg.com/lo/api/res/1.2/O06ZCQmvXUoGkEULkY2UiQ--~C/Zmk9Zml0O3c9MTQwNDtoPTc1NjtweG9mZj0wO3B5b2ZmPTA7O2FwcGlkPXByb2Rlc2sy/https://media.zenfs.com/creatr-images/GLB/2017-01-18/8931eed0-dd97-11e6-acf0-879249a236fd_priceReutersNH.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Pointed questions await Trump#039;s health secretary pick. (Reuters)" align="left" title="Pointed questions await Trump#039;s health secretary pick. (Reuters)" border="0" //aRep. Tom Price is grilled by senators about his health care investments and Obamacare repeal./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:13:24 -0500
  • What's really behind Trump's Twitter madness? pa href="http://news.yahoo.com/is-there-a-method-behind-trumps-twitter-madness-and-does-it-really-matter-100037831.html"img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/c6BPSUwn0sv0sJxD6IZSfg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PTEzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/a1f46660044e8e0f1025e105dd265be4" width="130" height="86" alt="What#039;s really behind Trump#039;s Twitter madness? (Photo illustration: Yahoo News; photos: AP, Getty Images)" align="left" title="What#039;s really behind Trump#039;s Twitter madness? (Photo illustration: Yahoo News; photos: AP, Getty Images)" border="0" //aSome view the president-elect#039;s Twitter tirades as purely instinctive, while others see them as the work of a master manipulator./pbr clear="all"/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:00:52 -0500
  • Firefox Nightly 24, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 678037 - JS: Lazy bytecode generation.
    • Fixed: 883154 - JS: Add runtime wide cache for compiled lazy scripts.
    • Fixed: 875276 - JS: Don't create types for scripts until they are compiled by baseline.
    • Fixed: 868431 - JS: IonMonkey: Require baseline compilation, remove bailout-to-interpreter code.
    • Fixed: 845147 - Janky scrolling on pages with many small images.
    • Fixed: 873640 - Read-ahead not actually being used on omni.ja.
    • Fixed: 868441 - Bypass Cache When Lock Held Too Long.
    • Fixed: 791670 - Preload the new tab page.
    • Fixed: 846019 - Identify and aggregate extensions' compartments in about:memory.

    New web technologies:

    • Fixed: 52500 - HTML: Make regular CSS properties apply on <input type='file'>.
    • Fixed: 674927 - HTML: Support spellcheck=false for contentEditable.
    • Fixed: 549861 - CSS: Implement parsing of font feature properties.
    • Fixed: 856410 - DOM: Implement promises.
    • Fixed: 869996 - JS: Set.prototype.{keys, values, entries}.
    • Fixed: 815431 - JS: String.prototype.repeat.
    • Fixed: 881939 - Debugger: Enable source maps by default.
    • Fixed: 833385 - WebVTT: Implement Track element and TextTrack* DOM classes.
    • Fixed: 836599 - WebAudio: Implement OfflineAudioContext.
    • Fixed: 815643 - WebAudio: Implement ConvolverNode.

    WebAudio API rollout status

    Security & privacy:

    • Fixed: 842657 - CSP: Enable the CSP 1.0 parser.
    • Fixed: 763879 - CSP: Implement blocking of inline stylesheets.
    • Fixed: 880735 - Reimplement the plugin doorhanger with new click-to-play behavior.

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 866880 - Implement "Close Tabs to the Right" as a built-in feature.
    • Fixed: 600207 - SVG-as-image is fuzzy/pixelated when scaled or printed, when we trigger the tiling codepath.
    • Fixed: 234485 - xml:lang is not used for font selection or hyphenation.
    • Fixed: 602006 - Replace Error Console with Browser Console.
    • Fixed: 827915 - Get rid of SVG's own invalidation mechanisms and rely on DLBI instead.
    • Fixed: 823512 - Rewrite PeerConnection in JS-implemented WebIDL.
    • Fixed: 856427 - [Windows] Add vsync support.
    • Fixed: 794282 - [Linux] Enable GStreamer in official builds.

    Sources:

  • Firefox Nightly 23, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 805241 - JS: Merge the new baseline compiler.
    • Fixed: 804676 - JS: Remove dependence of Ion compilation on ScriptAnalysis::analyzeTypes.
    • Fixed: 825928 - Graphics: Layers refactoring.
    • Fixed: 865546 - Graphics: Large scaled images in SVG's cause choppy scrolling.
    • Fixed: 854803 - Graphics: Images on slow network continously use 1 full core.
    • Fixed: 600307 - Rewrite and cleanup DOMStorage code.
    • Fixed: 566746 - Form history should use asynchronous storage API.
    • Fixed: 697377 - Form Autocomplete should use asynchronous storage API.

    For more, read Taras's Snappy blog and MemShrink blog posts.

    New web technologies:

    • Fixed: 765780 - Enable plugins and JavaScript in designMode.

    For more, read Firefox 23 for developers.

    Security & privacy:

    • Fixed: 838692 - Don't allow navigating named targets from sandboxed iframes.
    • Fixed: 549697 - Add click-to-play plugin UI to the addon manager.
    • Fixed: 834836 - Turn on pref to block mixed active content.

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 858538 - Download-attribute kills WebSocket connections.
    • Fixed: 560072 - Object.getOwnPropertyDescriptor throws for many DOM objects.
    • Fixed: 485149 - Using box-shadow on a <fieldset> with <legend> does not follow box shape.
    • Fixed: 857820 - Drop only blink effect from text-decoration: blink; and completely remove <blink> element.
    • Fixed: 369180 - Proxy Authentication required while typing Search String.
    • Fixed: 649216 - Remove unnecessary delay when clicking tab close buttons sequentially.
    • Fixed: 636564 - [Mac] Lion-style floating scrollbars.

    Sources:

  • Firefox Nightly 22, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 840282 - Land OdinMonkey (asm.js optimizing compiler).
    • Fixed: 759585 - Change the granularity of collection from compartment to zone.
    • Fixed: 829747 - Do Async Canvas layers update.
    • Fixed: 716859 - Streaming WebGL Buffers (Double-buffering, etc).
    • Fixed: 751418 - Enable OpenGL acceleration on Skia.
    • Fixed: 753768 - Move page thumbnails I/O off the main thread.
    • Fixed: 716140 - Multithreaded image decoding.
    • Fixed: 689623 - Layout needs to provide information on which images are visible or likely to be visible.
    • Fixed: 810151 - Use readahead for ordered jar files such as omni.ja. Should be ~10% startup speedup.

    For more, read Taras's Snappy blog and Nick's MemShrink blog.

    New web technologies:

    • Fixed: 629801 - HTML: Implement <time> element.
    • Fixed: 839371 - HTML: Implement <data> element.
    • Fixed: 841948 - HTML: Enable <input type=range> on Nightly and Aurora.
    • Fixed: 345195 - HTML: Replace the anonymous <input type='text'> in <input type='file'> by a simple text.
    • Fixed: 829602 - JS: ParallelDo intrinsic and self-hosted ParallelArray.
    • Fixed: 846406 - JS: Implement arrow functions.
    • Fixed: 789897 - JS: Implement the preventExtensions and isExtensible trap for proxies.
    • Fixed: 839979 - JS: Implement Object.is.
    • Fixed: 690659 - XHR: Filename parameter in the FormData.append method.
    • Fixed: 604039 - DOM: Prototype Gamepad (Joystick) API.
    • Fixed: 650295 - DOM: Add support for speech input.
    • Fixed: 782211 - DOM: Implement notification API spec.
    • Fixed: 736324 - DOM: Allow naming blob URL.
    • Fixed: 783129 - DOM: Implement the document.register interface method.
    • Fixed: 407983 - DOM: Add clipboardData to the onpaste event.
    • Fixed: 737100 - DOM: Extend Pointer Lock for non-fullscreen elements.
    • Fixed: 805613 - Fullscreen: Handle multiple fullscreen documents concurrently.
    • Fixed: 724554 - Fullscreen: Don't exit fullscreen when focusing window on different display.
    • Fixed: 700023 - Fonts: Enable Graphite font shaping by default.
    • Fixed: 419588 - Image: Add support for multiple ICO and ICNS sizes.

    For more, read Firefox 22 for developers.

    Security & privacy:

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 82301 - Today History folder should be expanded by default.
    • Fixed: 767944 - Implement a manager for centralized quota and storage handling.
    • Fixed: 253564 - Plain text documents should word-wrap. (Toggle using View > Page Style or the pref “plain_text.wrap_long_lines”)
    • Fixed: 548763 - [Mac] Show download progress in dock icon.
    • Fixed: 844604 - [Windows] Increase default text size on hidpi displays.
    • Fixed: 748740 - New tab is not opening after "Ctrl/Cmd+Click" on a link if there is "event.stopPropagation()" in the "click" handler.
    • Fixed: 738952 - PDF: make "Save as..." File menu entry and Ctrl+S work.
    • Fixed: 743252 - PDF: Don't print the URL and other information when printing PDFs.
    • Fixed: 830267 - Don't store plugin preferences via pluginreg.dat: store them per-mimetype.
    • Fixed: 760140 - AAC and MP3 not supported in <audio> (but AAC supported as a <video> sound track!) when the Fluendo Complete Codec Pack is installed.

    Sources:

  • Firefox Nightly 21, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 784591 - Don't leave around decoded image data for display: none images.
    • Fixed: 836010 - When startup is determined to be slow, tell users about ways to improve their startup time.
    • Fixed: 823147 - Avoid hitting D2D slow path when drawing radial gradients from css.
    • Fixed: 821361 - JS: Optimize closures that only run once.
    • Fixed: 807853 - JS: Add parallel compilation mode.
    • Fixed: 715419 - JS: Specialize Array.prototype.sort when given the comparator is "return arg1 - arg2".
    • Fixed: 835417 - DOM: Mark DOM getters as pure when they are.
    • Fixed: 239254 - [Linux] Support disk cache on a local path.

    For more, read Taras's Snappy blog and Nick's MemShrink blog.

    New web technologies:

    • Fixed: 820508 - Add support for <main> element.
    • Fixed: 508725 - Implement scoped stylesheets.
    • Fixed: 440046 - Implement window.crypto.getRandomValues (secure PRNG).
    • Fixed: 828261 - Implement window.location.origin.
    • Fixed: 792263 - Implement decodeAudioData.
    • Fixed: 796463 - Enable WebRTC's PeerConnection by default.

    For more, read Firefox 21 for developers.

    Security & privacy:

    • Fixed: 838557 - Create and use a common interface for ASan/Valgrind memory handling functions.
    • Fixed: 821892 - Click-to-play: "Page Info" -> Permissions needs to be aware of plugin permission differentiation.
    • Fixed: 774315 - Click-to-play: Add "Hide this plugin" to context menu, to work around broken sites.
    • Fixed: 822371 - Mixed content: Improved UI for users who have set security.mixed_content.block_active_content.

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 833511 - Add rotation gesture support to image documents.
    • Fixed: 765398 - Implement three-state UI for DNT (do not track me, okay to track me, decline to state).
    • Fixed: 815640 - Make permission manager aware of "file://" (without dirty hacks).
    • Fixed: 726275 - Shift-click on back/forward button doesn't load page.
    • Fixed: 712763 - Session restore loads saved windows in reverse order.
    • Fixed: 608735 - DOM: XMLHttpRequest's getAllResponseHeaders() returns null if the request is the result of CORS.
    • Fixed: 838269 - DOM: Support cross-global |... instanceof DOMInterface|.
    • Fixed: 777385 - DOM: Support Paris bindings objects that are either nsISupports or non-cycle-collected as weak map keys.
    • Fixed: 818023 - JS: function.caller does not always work.
    • Fixed: 786135 - JS: Make parseInt("042") === 42.
    • Fixed: 827784 - [Windows] Provide an option to disable favicons on webpage shortcuts.
    • Fixed: 837859 - [Windows] Enable Windows Media Foundation support for H.264 AAC, and MP3 playback on Windows 7 and later.
    • Fixed: 813488 - [Windows] Enable metro browser build.

    All 4385 changes between FIREFOX_AURORA_20_BASE and FIREFOX_AURORA_21_BASE

  • Firefox Nightly 20, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 816642 - Avoid fragmenting cache files.
    • Fixed: 807021 - Move LocalStorage writes off the main thread.
    • Fixed: 789932 - nsExternalAppHandler downloads files on the main thread.
    • Fixed: 813559 - JS: enable off-thread ion compilation by default.
    • Fixed: 747289 - JS: CSE on DOM getters when possible.
    • Fixed: 808245 - JS regexp: Use YARR's new MatchOnly JIT mode.
    • Fixed: 717853 - Testing: Integrate DMD into the browser.

    For more, read Taras's Snappy blog and Nick's MemShrink blog.

    New web technologies:

    • Fixed: 548206 - HTML: Implement the auto value for the HTML dir attribute.
    • Fixed: 676619 - HTML: Implement proposed download attribute.
    • Fixed: 769385 - HTML: Support <input type="date">.
    • Fixed: 808148 - JS: Math.imul().
    • Fixed: 817368 - JS: Map.prototype.{keys,values,entries}.
    • Fixed: 814562 - JS: WeakMap.clear().
    • Fixed: 795542 - JS Workers: StringEncoding API (TextDecoder and TextEncoder interfaces).
    • Fixed: 617532 - DOM: UndoManager.
    • Fixed: 564815 - DOM: Implement window.devicePixelRatio.
    • Fixed: 654352 - DOM: Implement document.caretPositionFromPoint().
    • Fixed: 819741 - DOM: Support ArrayBufferView instances as parameters to XMLHttpRequest.send().
    • Fixed: 811701 - DOM: Move innerHTML/outerHTML/insertAdjacentHTML from HTMLElement to Element.
    • Fixed: 779917 - Implement CSS.supports().
    • Fixed: 783409 - CSS flexbox. (No longer behind a pref.)
    • Fixed: 793617 - CSS mask-type.
    • Fixed: 818400, 648722 - CSS :scope (for the upcoming scoped stylesheets feature).
    • Fixed: 329212 - Display the <svg:title> as a tooltip.
    • Fixed: 803124 - Canvas: isPointInStroke().
    • Fixed: 748433 - Canvas: Extend compositing with blend modes.
    • Fixed: 495040 - Video: Implement playbackRate and related bits.
    • Fixed: 799315 - Video: Windows Media Foundation backend for media playback.
    • Fixed: 825594 - WebRTC: Enable mozGetUserMedia.

    For more, read Firefox 20 for developers.

    Security & privacy:

    • Fixed: 818732 - Switch Nightly to per-window private browsing.
    • Fixed: 456884 - Provide a way to open a link into private browsing mode.
    • Fixed: 810082 - Click-to-play: improve handling of invisible or hidden plugins (e.g. on music sites like Pandora).
    • Fixed: 746374 - Click-to-play: differentiate by plugin type.

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 675902 - New Downloads view for Places Library.
    • Fixed: 433168 - Context menu is not shown for form buttons and select elements.
    • Fixed: 614304 - ESC key stops animations and aborts XMLHttpRequest and WebSocket. (Jonas explains why) (Install SuperStop to make Shift+Esc do something similar.)
    • Fixed: 786120 - There should be default action settings for each direction which can override current settings.
    • Fixed: 263433 - Links in UI ('text-link' XUL widget) should open tabs rather than windows.
    • Fixed: 814952 - SVG ellipse with stroke but no fill is not displayed.
    • Fixed: 455165 - Firefox fails on chained ogg stream.
    • Fixed: 731974 - requestAnimationFrame generates too short/long frames, especially at the beginning of animation.
    • Fixed: 814101 - [Windows] Azure does not honor Windows cleartype setting.
    • Fixed: 805591 - [Windows] Add UI to be shown when plugin is unresponsive.
    • Fixed: 765215 - [Windows] Hangs on resuming from sleep.

    All 4260 changes between FIREFOX_AURORA_19_BASE and FIREFOX_AURORA_20_BASE

  • Firefox Nightly 19, weeks 1-6

    Speed & memory:

    • Fixed: 715402 - Wait until chrome is painted before executing code not critical to making the initial window visible.
    • Fixed: 756313 - Don't load homepage URI before first paint.
    • Fixed: 750417 - Closing a tab reflows the entire tab bar during the animation, making the animation crappy.
    • Fixed: 811176 - Clean up JIT code more aggressively.

    For more, read Taras's Snappy blog and Nick's MemShrink blog.

    New web technologies:

    For more, read Firefox 19 for developers.

    Security improvements:

    • Fixed: 799009 - Remove support for obsolete SSL-related warning prompts.
    • Fixed: 788653 - Make enablePrivilege pref name more dire.
    • Fixed: 801576 - Align Gecko and the spec on cross-origin access to window.history.
    • Fixed: 803181 - Change update background download interval from 10 minutes to 1 minute and update check interval from 24 hours to 12 hours.

    Other notable fixes:

    • Fixed: 661881 - Implement about:telemetry.
    • Fixed: 486918 - [Windows, Linux] Improve image downscaling.

    All 3995 changes between FIREFOX_AURORA_18_BASE and FIREFOX_AURORA_19_BASE