Firefox 76 Beta and Developer Edition are out, some changes postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak

Mozilla has shipped Firefox 76 Beta and Developer Edition today with only a few changes related to site compatibility.

As you may already know, the current COVID-19 pandemic is more or less affecting the development of Firefox along with other browsers. During this unusual time, a huge number of people around the world are working and studying at home, using a desktop browser including Firefox, and relying on various online resources.

While Mozilla maintains the rapid release schedule, the organization has postponed several backward incompatible changes to mitigate the risk of breakage:

These changes will be made later this year once the situation improves. We’ll keep you posted.