Firefox 32 Beta and Firefox Aurora 33 released, reveal minor features, tweaks and improvements
July 25, 2014 – 07:34 | No Comment
Firefox 32 Beta and Firefox Aurora 33 released, reveal minor features, tweaks and improvements

Fresh from its release of Firefox 31.0 FINAL, Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 32.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 33.0a2 for desktop computers.
While there are no jaw-dropping new features in either Beta or Aurora (alpha) builds, …

Firefox 29 Beta debuts Australis UI, improved sync function
March 19, 2014 – 09:15 | Comments Off
Firefox 29 Beta debuts Australis UI, improved sync function

After another underwhelming update in the form of the disappointing Firefox 28.0 FINAL, Mozilla looks likely to have something to shout about with the release of Firefox 29.0 Beta 1.
Although not due to be officially …

Chrome 34 Beta introduces hands-free Voice Search
February 28, 2014 – 14:03 | Comments Off
Chrome 34 Beta introduces hands-free Voice Search

After the underwhelming release of Google Chrome 33 FINAL last week, Google has unveiled a much more interesting update to its beta channel with the arrival of Google Chrome 34 Beta.
Chrome 34 comes with the …

Firefox Beta and Aurora channels updated, Australis UI makes first appearance
February 6, 2014 – 10:08 | Comments Off
Firefox Beta and Aurora channels updated, Australis UI makes first appearance

Hot on the heels of the underwhelming appearance of Firefox 27.0 FINAL, Mozilla has released both Firefox 28.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 29.0a2, both of which come with the promise of significant new features …

Comodo Internet Security 7 beta adds web filtering, Viruscope
January 28, 2014 – 08:04 | Comments Off
Comodo Internet Security 7 beta adds web filtering, Viruscope

Comodo has announced the first betas of Comodo Internet Security 7, Comodo Antivirus 7 and Comodo Firewall 7.
Top of the “new features” list is the Viruscope, a monitoring layer which not only detects unwanted actions, …

Firefox 26.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 27.0a2 released, concentrate on behind-the-scenes tweaks
November 1, 2013 – 12:29 | Comments Off
Firefox 26.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 27.0a2 released, concentrate on behind-the-scenes tweaks

Mozilla has followed on from the recent release of Firefox 25.0 FINAL with the update of its two pre-release channels to Firefox 26.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 27.0a2 respectively.
Like version 25, version 26 has …

Firefox Aurora 26 bundles touch-friendly Windows 8 app, extends SocialAPI
September 23, 2013 – 08:44 | Comments Off
Firefox Aurora 26 bundles touch-friendly Windows 8 app, extends SocialAPI

Mozilla has rolled out Firefox Aurora 26.0a2 and Firefox Beta 25.0b1. While the Beta has few noteworthy features to talk about, the Aurora alpha release has a number of major new talking points.
Chief among these …

Firefox 24.0 Beta 1 reveals tear-off social windows, “Close tabs to right” feature
August 12, 2013 – 11:09 | Comments Off
Firefox 24.0 Beta 1 reveals tear-off social windows, “Close tabs to right” feature

Hot on the heels of its Firefox 23 FINAL release, Mozilla has launched updates to its beta and alpha channels with the launch of Firefox 24.0 Beta 1 and Firefox Aurora 25.0a2 respectively.
The biggest changes …

Opera Next 16 reveals Opera now on rapid release cycle, unveils new features
July 26, 2013 – 13:09 | Comments Off
Opera Next 16 reveals Opera now on rapid release cycle, unveils new features

Norwegian browser developer Opera Software has confirmed the switch of its browser development to a rapid release cycle with the launch of Opera Next 16. The new version number comes less than a month after …

Firefox 23 Beta arrives, enables mixed content blocking, click-to-start plugins
June 27, 2013 – 10:47 | Comments Off
Firefox 23 Beta arrives, enables mixed content blocking, click-to-start plugins

Hot on the heels of the release of Firefox 22.0 FINAL, Mozilla has released Firefox 23.0 Beta 1, a preview version of the next release that will ship in around six weeks time.
Version 23.0 implements …

Chrome for Android 27 adds full-screen support on phones, tab history on tablets
May 23, 2013 – 11:52 | Comments Off
Chrome for Android 27 adds full-screen support on phones, tab history on tablets

Google has released Chrome for Android 27.0, a major update to its open-source browser for Android smartphones and tablets. Version 27 boasts several key new features, including full-screen support on smartphones and the ability to …