Flock

Licence: Freeware
Version 3.5.3 | Release Date: 2011-01-01 | Download
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Version 2.5.6 | Release Date: 2010-01-06 | Download

2.5.6:
* Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.16 patch for Firefox.

2.5.5:
* Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.15 patch for Firefox

Version 2.5.2 | Release Date: 2009-08-11 | Download

New Features in 2.5.2

* Based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience.
* Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.13 patch for Firefox.
* Incorporated the latest Adobe Flash Player version. Please, make sure to close any Firefox window, prior to any install or update, in order for the Adobe Flash Player version to be updated.

New Features in 2.5

* Facebook Chat has been integrated as an Instant Messaging service: Facebook Chat User Guide
* Twitter features in the People Sidebar have undergone a complete overhaul, and now allow for several new options: People Sidebar User Guide
* Twitter Live Results have been added to the search chrome.
* Twitter Search widget has been added to MyWorld: Twitter Search User Guide
* FlockCast has been integrated as a new feature in Facebook, allowing you to easily broadcast your actions from around the web directly onto your Facebook page: FlockCast User Guide
* Bebo has been integrated as a People service.

Fixed Issues

* Fixed the issue where logging to Flickr would log the user out of Yahoo Mail and vice-versa.
* Fixed the issue where the Facebook notification flyout was blank, when viewing a non-Facebook page

Version 2.5.1 | Release Date: 2009-07-29 | Download
  • Based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience.
  • Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.12 patch for Firefox.
Version 2.5 | Release Date: 2009-06-01 | Download
  • Based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience.
  • Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.10 patch for Firefox.
  • Facebook Chat has been integrated as an Instant Messaging service. Facebook Chat User Guide
  • Twitter features in the People Sidebar have undergone a complete overhaul, and now allow for several new options. People Sidebar User Guide
  • Twitter Live Results have been added to the search chrome.
  • Twitter Search widget has been added to MyWorld. Twitter Search User Guide
  • FlockCast has been integrated as a new feature in Facebook, allowing you to easily broadcast your actions from around the web directly onto your Facebook page. FlockCast User Guide
  • Bebo has been integrated as a People service.

http://www.flock.com/release-notes/index.html

Version 2.5 | Release Date: 2009-05-19 | Download
  • Based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience.
  • Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.10 patch for Firefox.
  • Facebook Chat has been integrated as an Instant Messaging service.
  • Twitter features in the People Sidebar have undergone a complete overhaul, and now allow for several new options.
  • Twitter Live Results have been added to the search chrome.
  • Twitter Search widget has been added to MyWorld.
  • FlockCast has been integrated as a new feature in Facebook, allowing you to easily broadcast your actions from around the web directly onto your Facebook page.
  • Bebo has been integrated as a People service.
Version 2.0.3 | Release Date: 2008-12-24 | Download
  • Incorporated Mozilla's 3.0.5 patch for Firefox.
  • Updated Flash version
  • Removal of Pownce and Piczo services
  • Cooliris extension blocked due to crashing issues
  • Fix to prevent AOL auto-logout
  • Fix to prevent a local favorite, when publishing a bookmark online only
  • Fix for Digg login detection
  • Fix for Gmail webmail flyout
  • Fix for YouTube private message notification
  • Fix for Yahoo Mail login detection
Version 2.0 | Release Date: 2008-10-15 | Download
  • Flock 2.0 is based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience.
  • MySpace has been integrated as a people service.
  • Revver has been added as Media Bar search service.
  • Flock can now detect Media RSS streams, load them in the Media Bar, and subscribe to them.
Version 2.0b2 | Release Date: 2008-07-20 | Download

Enhancements From Firefox 3:

  • New and Improved Security Features - Better!
  • Enhanced Performance - Faster!
  • Robust Favorites and History Handling - Stronger!
Version 1.2.1 | Release Date: 2008-06-02 | Download
  • Digg has been integrated as a people service.
  • AOL Webmail has been added as webmail service.
  • Pownce has been added as a people service.
  • Several performance and stability enhancements have been implemented and several memory leaks have been fixed.
Version 1.2b | Release Date: 2008-05-20 | Download

Release notes not available.

Version 1.1.2 | Release Date: 2008-04-29 | Download

Release notes not found.

Version 1.1.1 | Release Date: 2008-04-02 | Download

New Flock Updates in 1.1.1

* Incorporated Mozilla's patch for Firefox, 2.0.0.13.
* Fixed an issue with login detection when using a non-english localization of Facebook.
* Fixed an issue with component registration that could certain features of Flock like the RSS reader not to work.

Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2008-03-05 | Download

New Features in 1.1

* Flock 1.1 has integrated popular webmail services Yahoo! Mail and Gmail.
* The Picasa photo service has been added.
* In addition to more flexibility, MyWorld has been enhanced with new Friend Activity feature for a centralized place to stay in touch with all your friends activities.
* Several performance and stability enhancements have been implemented and several memory leaks have been fixed.

Version 1.0.9 | Release Date: 2008-02-10 | Download

New Flock Updates in 1.0.9
Incorporation of Mozilla's patch 2.0.0.12 for Firefox.
Fixed the favicon for TypePad accounts in the Blog Editor.
Updated copyright to 2008 for splash screen and about pages.
Updated version of Flash bundled with Windows installer to latest from Adobe, 9.0 r118.

Version 1.0.8 | Release Date: 2008-01-26 | Download

1.0.8 adds a couple of bug fixes and enhancements with regards to importing in general and from Netscape specifically.
* The default home page will now import correctly on Macs when the Netscape is run from the installer DMG image.
* On Macs, if Netscape is set to be the default browser, Flock will now default to import that from that browser.
* In general, when importing into Flock the default home page import selection is from the browser being imported into and not Flock.

Version 1.0.7 | Release Date: 2008-01-24 | Download

Flock 1.0.6 came to an untimely (or perhaps timely) end when minutes after being deployed to the flock website this morning, a very diligent Flock employee noticed that importing Safari bookmarks wasn’t working correctly. We’ve since patched and deployed Flock 1.0.7 to the website. We’ll also likely turn on the Automatic Updates tomorrow.

Release Notes.

Version 1.0.5 | Release Date: 2008-01-03 | Download

Flock 1.0.5 includes a work around for a bug in Mac OS 10.3.9 that caused Flock not to start.

Version 1.0.3 | Release Date: 2007-12-06 | Download

New Mozilla Updates

Flock 1.0.2 has all Mozilla enhancements and security patches up to 2.0.0.11

Flock 1.0.3 fixes a code signing issue with the Windows installer

Version 1.0.1 | Release Date: 2007-11-15 | Download

Flock 1.0.1 has all Mozilla enhancements and security patches up to 2.0.0.9

Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-11-01 | Download

General

  • Flock 1.0 introduces the concept of "People".
  • Several performance enhancements have been implemented and several memory leaks have been fixed.
  • Several Firefox extensions including FireFTP and Chatzilla are known to be incompatible with Flock's toolbar causing icons to be misplaced or missing.
  • Your Windows account must have admin priviliges To install Flock. This will be restriction will be removed in an upcoming Flock release.

People

  • Flock 1.0 has added a "People" sidebar to support new service integration with Facebook and Twitter.
  • Flock has been tested for users with up to two thousand friends. Beyond a thousand friends, unforeseen challenges may exist. Closing the People sidebar may return your surfing speed to normal. If you are incredibly popular with more than 2000 friends, we would love to hear about how the People sidebar is working for you. Please send your feedback to popularitycontest at flock.com.
  • Flickr and Youtube have been promoted to "People" services.
  • Facebook associated avatars for friends will occasionally not show up.
  • When uploading to Facebook, if no album is specified, the photo will be uploaded to a default album for the application, which will be created if necessary. Regular albums have a size limit of 60 photos. Default application albums have a size limit of 1000 photos.
  • Clearing your Twitter status causes an alert to show up indicating "An Error Updating Your Status". The easiest workaround is to replace your status with a space.

Media

  • Flock is unable to upload files with the “.jpeg” extension to Piczo.
  • Accessing own private Photobucket photos when not logged in to Photobucket does not bring you to the Photobucket login page.
  • If for some reason the upload process fails, perhaps a network connection issue, tags and descriptions associated with the photos will be lost.
  • When using Hotmail in plain text, Dragging a picture from the media bar the email recipient will receive blank content.
  • Some valid flickr accounts are not discoverable through the media search bar.

Favorites

  • Flock will not auto discover your account when logging into Magnolia using your Facebook account ID.
  • If your computer's clock is too slow or fast you may experience errors when publishing your favorites to del.icio.us or ma.gnolia.
  • Drag'n Dropping a local Favorites Folder onto your Online favorites does not work correctly. A folder with no name is created that includes a blank favorite.

Blog Editor

  • When customizing the blog editor toolbar, the customize window has duplicate icons.
  • Replacing a Blogsome blog entry does not work correctly.
  • Replacing a self-hosted Wordpress blog entry does not work correctly.

Search

  • Craig's list searches will not show up in the search flyout when searching from the browser's search box.

Migration and Import

  • Web clipboard content don’t always migrate when updating Flock from 0.9 to 1.0.
  • Photos dragged to the uploader but not yet uploaded will not migrate when updating Flock.
  • When importing IE settings when starting Flock for the first time, if two or more sites are set as home pages, Flock will only import one page.
  • Firefox live bookmarks not always handled properly during import.
  • Firefox bookmarks are not being indexed when imported. The Flock star will not hilite when one of these pages are visited nor will it show up in search from the search bar.
Version 0.9.0 | Release Date: 2007-07-09 | Download
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Version 0.7.13 | Release Date: 2007-05-02 | Download

The 0.7.13 Flock Maintenance Patch fixes a Photobucket/MacAfee interaction issue that intermittantly causes a "lost internet connection" error.

Version 0.7.11 | Release Date: 2007-02-27 | Download

The 0.7.11 Flock Maintenance Patch has several enhancements and bug fixes including:

- Incorporated Mozilla's 1.5.0.10 patch for Firefox.
- Fixed a timing issue in the photo uploader when creating and uploading to sub albums.

Version beta 0.7.9 | Release Date: 2006-12-20 | Download

• Integration of Mozilla's 1.5.0.9 patch for FireFox
• Support for the latest blogging service from Google, formerly called Blogger Beta.
• Stability enhancements

Version beta v0.7 | Release Date: 2006-07-09 | Download
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