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Firefox update: 37.0


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What's New
NEW - Heartbeat user rating system - your feedback about Firefox
NEW - Yandex set as default search provider for the Turkish locale
NEW - Bing search now uses HTTPS for secure searching
NEW - Improved protection against site impersonation via OneCRL centralized certificate revocation
NEW - Opportunistically encrypt HTTP traffic where the server supports HTTP/2 AltSvc
CHANGED - Disabled insecure TLS version fallback for site security
CHANGED - Extended SSL error reporting for reporting non-certificate errors
CHANGED - TLS False Start optimization now requires a cipher suite using AEAD construction
CHANGED - Improved certificate and TLS communication security by removing support for DSA
CHANGED - Improved performance of WebGL rendering on Windows
HTML5 - Implemented a subset of the Media Source Extensions (MSE) API to allow native HTML5 playback on YouTube (Windows only)
HTML5 - Added support for CSS display:contents
HTML5 - IndexedDB now accessible from worker threads
HTML5 - New SDP/JSEP implementation in WebRTC
DEVELOPER - Debug tabs opened in Chrome Desktop, Chrome for Android, and Safari for iOS
DEVELOPER - New Inspector animations panel to control element animations
DEVELOPER - New Security Panel included in Network Panel
DEVELOPER - Debugger panel support for chrome:// and about:// URIs
DEVELOPER - Added logging of weak ciphers to the web console