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Firefox 18 Gets an Ion Boost of Open Source Acceleration (that's better on Linux!)

Nov 26, 2012, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Firefox 18 is now officially in Beta and it is likely to be the fastest browser ever released by Mozilla.

The reason of the speed boost is a new tech that I first wrote about back in September called IonMonkey. It's the latest iteration of Mozilla's JavaScript engine and follows in the footsteps of JaegerMonkey/SpiderMonkey.

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