"A few months later than had been planned, Mozilla released on
Monday night the first beta version of an overhauled Firefox, the
widely used open-source Web browser.
"Firefox 3 beta 1 includes a number of significant features that
Mozilla said should improve security, ease of use, rendering of Web
pages, and location of previously visited Web pages. And for the
new era of rich Internet applications, the browser can run
Web-based applications even when the computer is disconnected from