Even in Firefox 18, windows 8 modern mode support is not added. We’ve earlier shown you preview of metro UI based Firefox version in Mozilla’s nightly build. We already have windows 8 mode support in Google Chrome, although it doesn’t have independent existence like Internet Explorer. So, for windows 8 users, modern touch optimized Mozilla Firefox is yet to be launched, but the regular version on release channel works well in the desktop mode on windows 8 computer.
As usual, Certain new HTML 5 elements like support for W3C Touch events have been implemented.
If you’ve firefox already installed, go to its menu> help> about. It’ll automatically try to update itself. Do leave your feedback, comments and experience with new Firefox browser. Feel free to share your problems as we try to solve problems of our readers so that you could enjoy modern web browsing.