Firefox web browser 82.0 was released today with improved picture-in-picture, faster page loading and start-up time.
Firefox 82.0 release highlights:
- New look and position for the Picture-In-Picture button.
- Picture-In-Picture now has a keyboard shortcut for Mac users.
- Improve resource usage during video playback, battery life for Windows user.
- 20% faster when loading websites with flexbox-based layouts.
- 17% quicker when restoring a session.
- 10% quicker when opening new windows in Windows.
- Explore new articles when you save a webpage to Pocket from the Firefox toolbar.
- WebRender support on more Windows machines.
- Various security fixes and more.
Get Firefox 82 in Ubuntu:
The latest packages will be made into security & updates repositories for all current Ubuntu releases in a few days.
At that time, you can upgrade Firefox through the Software Updater utility:
If you can’t wait, download the Linux package from mozilla website.