May 2014

What is Seer, and how to disable it in Firefox

  I just disabled it. Summary Article Name What is Seer, and how to disable it in Firefox Author Martin Brinkmann Description Takes a look at Firefox Seer, explains what it is, how it is linked to netpredictions.sqlite in the profile folder, and how to disable it.

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Firefox 29.0.1 Released

Mozilla released the first incremental update for the 29 Stable branch on May 9th, 2014. Firefox 29.0.1 includes such changes as: disable seer fix crash in java rename Send Tab activity re-enable Send Tab on Beta don’t let invalid sessionstore.js files break sessionstor. Depending on individual’s update settings (Tools > Options > Advanced >Updates) users should be prompted for an update within the next 24-48 hours or can go to Help > About Firefox to trigger the update or download and manually install via the site. The next planned update will be Firefox 30 on June 10th, 2014.

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