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Version 57.0, first offered to Release channel users on November 14, 2017

Brace yourself for an all-new Firefox. It’s fast. Really fast. It’s over twice as fast as Firefox from 6 months ago, built on a completely overhauled core engine with brand new technology from our advanced research group, and graced with a clean, modern interface. Today is the first of several releases we’re calling Firefox Quantum, all designed to get to the things you love and the stuff you need faster than ever before. Experience the difference on desktops running Windows, macOS, and Linux; on Android, speed improvements are landing as well, and both Android and iOS have a new look and feel. To learn more about Firefox Quantum, visit the Mozilla Blog.


https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/57.0/releasenotes/



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LandzDown Lounge / Re: Word Association
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pizza
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LandzDown Lounge / Re: 2 Word Game
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conditioning exercises
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LandzDown Lounge / Re: Word Association
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Delivery
 
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LandzDown Lounge / Re: 2 Word Game
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Air conditioning

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LandzDown Lounge / Re: Related Word
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Snickers



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General Software News, Updates & Discussions / Re: Windows 10 Insider Build Update
« Last post by Corrine on November 16, 2017, 05:16:16 PM »
Windows Insider Preview Build 17040 Released to Fast & Skip Ahead Rings for PC: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17040 for PC - Windows Experience BlogWindows Experience Blog

NOTE: The block for AMD PCs is no longer in effect as of this flight.
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General Software News, Updates & Discussions / Re: CCleaner build/version discussion
« Last post by Digerati on November 16, 2017, 01:52:37 PM »
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It looks like they don't have a slim build.
It is not uncommon for the slim build to appear a few days after the normal installers.

I am not certain there is total understanding about the slim builds. They install the exact same version of CCleaner as the normal "Installer" and "Portable" versions. The only differences are the installer.

If you go for the full Installer version, you get the latest version of CCleaner sooner - I see that as a good thing. Piriform gives us the option to easily choose a "custom" install with the full Installer version. That allows us to easily opt out of any extras while letting us pick the install location (if we don't want the default). And, should the need arise, because it is then registered in the Windows Registry, you can easily uninstall CCleaner via the Control Panel or program uninstaller. Also good things.

Typically the size difference between the full installer version and the slim version of the download file is less than 3Mb with the portable somewhere in the middle. Except for a small (tiny!) flash drive, if consuming a few extra megabytes of disk space is a concern, there are bigger problems with this system to deal much more urgently.

I think the slim version is nice if you are someone who is not in the habit of always choosing the custom install options when installing any program.
And I think the portable version is nice if you do house-calls and like to carry the latest version on a flash drive used for troubleshooting purposes.

Beyond that, and because Piriform is a reputable company (even as an Avast subsidiary), there is no reason to worry about the full installer, or be concerned there is no slim version if you are installing on your own computer.

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