Six new developer features in Firefox Aurora

Firefox Aurora

Firefox Aurora is the pre-Beta build of Firefox and is now available for download from the Firefox Aurora release channel. The free download includes new features for the Firefox Developer Tools. Firefox implemented these new tools based on comments from web developers and possibly in an attempt to offer an alternative to Google web developer tools.

I'll review most of the new features that were covered in the Mozilla Hacks Firefox Developer Tools article Edit as HTML, Codemirror & more: JavaScript Debugger tool, edit as HTML, select default color unit format, color swatch previews, CodeMirror, and WebConsole Reflow Logging. 

Note: This gallery is also published as the article, Firefox Aurora's new features show Mozilla listens to developers.

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By Ryan Boudreaux

Ryan has performed in a broad range of technology support roles for electric-generation utilities, including nuclear power plants, and for the telecommunications industry. He has worked in web development for the restaurant industry and the Federal g...