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This article was published on August 11, 2010

Firefox 4, Beta 3: Out Now, With Improved MultiTouch Support

Firefox 4, Beta 3: Out Now, With Improved MultiTouch Support
Brad McCarty
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Brad McCarty

A music and tech junkie who calls Nashville home, Brad is the Director TNW Academy. You can follow him on Twitter @BradMcCarty. A music and tech junkie who calls Nashville home, Brad is the Director TNW Academy. You can follow him on Twitter @BradMcCarty.

It’s only been 13 days since we told you about the release of Beta 2 for Firefox 4, but Beta 3 is now available. While the change list in Beta 2 was pretty large, the biggest news is that Touch Events are now available for authors to get a better understanding and implementation of touch inputs on their sites.

Take a look at a demo of multitouch:

Beyond the Touch Events, Beta 3 brings support for 34 languages, some heavy JavaScript changes and many more changes that you can find in the changelist.

So, stop wasting time reading this and get to downloading. If you’re a site author, let us know what you think about the Touch Events.