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what is the basic difference between Mozilla and Firefox????

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i had just been using firefox from since so long and it never occurred to me if there is a difference between the two terms... i juz wanna know if there is difference between these two>?????

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the-edmeister
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Mozilla is the company, Firefox is one of Mozilla's products.

JeanAustinR 2 solutions 48 answers

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Exactly, the-edmeister.

Mozilla is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote openness, innovation and opportunity on the web. And one of its many projects/products is our favorite web browser, Firefox.

If you want to know more about Mozilla, please go to http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/about/.

Thank you for asking that very good question.

James
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The word Mozilla also used to refer to the Mozilla Suite until Mozilla discontinued it and the community took it over and it was renamed as SeaMonkey.