Opera 40 unveils free VPN to secure web browsing, improves battery saver
September 20, 2016 – 05:04 | No Comment
Opera 40 unveils free VPN to secure web browsing, improves battery saver

Opera 40 has been released, bringing an easy, convenient VPN feature to the masses. It’s also reworked the battery saver tool, which was introduced in Opera 38, and adds RSS feeds to personal news.
The VPN …

Delayed Firefox 49 FINAL finally makes its bow, decommissions Firefox Hello
September 20, 2016 – 03:21 | No Comment
Delayed Firefox 49 FINAL finally makes its bow, decommissions Firefox Hello

Mozilla has finally released Firefox 49 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. The release has been held back a week due to the need to fix two ‘blocker’ bugs. The bugs – which concerned loading …

Vivaldi 1.4 FINAL released, introduces scheduled themes and individually sized Web panels
September 8, 2016 – 05:26 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.4 FINAL released, introduces scheduled themes and individually sized Web panels

Vivaldi Technologies has unveiled Vivaldi 1.4 FINAL and Vivaldi 1.4 FINAL 64-bit, a major update to its web browser aimed at those wanting maximum control over their browser’s look and functionality. Vivaldi is developed by …

Remove browser hijackers with ZHPCleaner
September 7, 2016 – 09:40 | No Comment
Remove browser hijackers with ZHPCleaner

Every browser claims to protect users from hijackers and adware, but their defences are limited and over time it’s easy for your system to fill with junk.
ZHPCleaner is a free tool which aims to help …

Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check
August 23, 2016 – 08:05 | No Comment
Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check

Three months after unveiling Opera VPN for iOS, browser developer Opera Software has launched Opera VPN 1.0 for Android.
The Android build offers the same functionality as the iOS version – secure VPN encryption to the …

SavePictureAs saves web images with a keypress
August 3, 2016 – 14:15 | No Comment
SavePictureAs saves web images with a keypress

If you’re looking for an easier way to save images from web pages then you’ll probably start by looking for a browser extension, but there may be a better way.
The open-source SavePictureAs has been speeding …

Firefox 48 FINAL improves download protection as part of wider security crackdown
August 1, 2016 – 18:13 | No Comment
Firefox 48 FINAL improves download protection as part of wider security crackdown

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 48 FINAL for desktop. After the relatively minor releases of late, Firefox 48 contains a number of notable new features, both visible and behind the scenes, to excite users.
There’s improved protection …

Take full control of your default browser with Browser Chooser
July 23, 2016 – 09:23 | Comments Off on Take full control of your default browser with Browser Chooser
Take full control of your default browser with Browser Chooser

Set up a new PC and one of the first things you’ll do is install and choose a default browser, which then handles all your website-viewing needs.
This mostly works fine, but you might want to …

Cut your browser’s RAM usage with All Browsers Memory Zip?
July 6, 2016 – 07:47 | Comments Off on Cut your browser’s RAM usage with All Browsers Memory Zip?
Cut your browser’s RAM usage with All Browsers Memory Zip?

All Browsers Memory Zip is a free memory optimizer designed to cut your browser’s RAM usage.
The program doesn’t just work with Chrome, IE or Firefox– it recognises and supports almost 40 browsers, out of the …

Opera 38 FINAL unveils battery saver feature for laptops, promises reduced power consumption
June 8, 2016 – 05:51 | Comments Off on Opera 38 FINAL unveils battery saver feature for laptops, promises reduced power consumption
Opera 38 FINAL unveils battery saver feature for laptops, promises reduced power consumption

Just one month on from the previous stable release, Opera Software has released Opera 38 FINAL. The latest release of this desktop browser for Windows, Mac and Linux has one major headline of note: new …

Firefox 47 FINAL widens HTML5 video support to include DRM-protected streams
June 7, 2016 – 04:38 | Comments Off on Firefox 47 FINAL widens HTML5 video support to include DRM-protected streams
Firefox 47 FINAL widens HTML5 video support to include DRM-protected streams

Mozilla has released Firefox 47 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 47 adds support for Google’s Widevine CDM, enabling compliant sites including Amazon Video to stream DRM-protected video natively using HTML5 rather than via …