Currently distributed on the Aurora channel for developers, Firefox 16 will finally improve the management of the new CSS3 and will introduce inbuilt web applications.
Several other elements are also implemented including HTML5 IndexedDB that is default for storing data locally. Note also the appearance of API Microdata for annotation and content of the tag meter.
By default, Mozilla will activate the codec Opus to optimize the audio/video conversations over the Internet. Developed by the IETF, it is based on technologies of the SILK codec - Skype and CELT. Firefox 16 will also deploy its Web application platform for all Internet users.