Mozilla's Firefox version number inflation drive continues as it plays catch up with Google Chrome 13 and Internet Explorer 9. Released today, Firefox
9 packs small number of new features, improved font rendering, along with the
usual load of security and bug fixes.
What’s new in Firefox 9? In terms of noticeable
features, practically nothing. However, it’s behind the scenes where Firefox
development is currently being pushed, and version 9 introduces support for
“type inference”, which in layman’s terms means the browser is now capable of
should be noticeably quicker to the end user.