Wed. Sep 29th, 2021

Apple Released Safari 5.1.4 With Massive JavaScript Improvement

Earlier in the morning, Apple has started its day with the launch of new Safari 5.1.4 update in the public for both Windows and Mac. Safari 5.1.4 is available to download for both operating systems, and comes with the addition of multiple speed and stability improvements to the browser, especially on the Mac OS X Lion operating system. Safari 5.1.4 also carries some annoying bug fixes to the browser where the loaded web page goes flash white when the user switched between multiple tabs on the browser.

Download Safari 5.1.4
Apple has also claimed that the new Safari browser on both OS will improve the JavaScript working and improves the overall work of the browser by %12. The update is available to download from the online website, and as well as through the normal Software Update tool provided by the Apple to check for its software updates randomly in the background. Apple specifies the update targeting the massive improvement of the browser on Mac OS X Lion, and the update is weighs in at 44.71 MB for the Mac OS X users. Here is the complete change log of Safari 5.1.4:


  • Safari 5.1.4 contains improvements to performance, stability, compatibility, and security, including changes that:
  • Improve JavaScript performance
  • Improve responsiveness when typing into the search field after changing network configurations or with an intermittent network connection
  • Address an issue that could cause webpages to flash white when switching between Safari windows
  • Address issues that prevented printing U.S. Postal Service shipping labels and embedded PDFs
  • Preserve links in PDFs saved from webpages
  • Fix an issue that could make Flash content appear incomplete after using gesture zooming
  • Fix an issue that could cause the screen to dim while watching HTML5 video
  • Improve stability, compatibility and startup time when using extensions
  • Allow cookies set during regular browsing to be available after using Private Browsing
  • Fix an issue that could cause some data to be left behind after pressing the “Remove All Website Data” button