Safari 5.1.4 now available, fixes issues and improves performance

Heads up! Safari 5.1.4 is now available for immediate download.

The update, measuring 46.4 MB in size, is available for OS X Lion and Snow Leopard. Windows users can also get the update. What's new? According to Apple:

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

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