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Fennec beta ships, looks usable

Mar 20, 2009, 12:32 (0 Talkback[s])

"Nokia tablet owners who had previously installed an alpha version of the browser were alerted to the upgrade two evenings ago, via a blinking orange exclamation mark in their device's upper right-hand tool tray. The 10.9MB update can be easily installed through the device's package manager, once the appropriate repositories have been added.

"Whereas the alpha version had proved quite slow and unstable, the beta appears to go a long way toward making Fennec usable. We did experience crashes when calling the browser's new video plugin, in limited testing, but overall, the browser appears to work quite well, especially with pages that have a lot of javascript."

Here is the same story from a Windows perspective-- poor Windows got left out of the party this time:
Fennec beta ships -- without Windows Mobile

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