Vivaldi 1.7 introduces flexible screenshot tool, universal mute option for tabs
February 8, 2017 – 06:26 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.7 introduces flexible screenshot tool, universal mute option for tabs

Vivaldi 1.7 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux. It’s the brainchild of Opera co-founder Jon S von Tetzhner, and makes a good claim to be the most customisable web browser out there.
The new …

Opera 43 adds “instant page loading”, classic link selection
February 7, 2017 – 11:07 | No Comment
Opera 43 adds “instant page loading”, classic link selection

Opera Software has released Opera 43 to the stable channel with enhanced performance-boosting tools and a welcome productivity tweak.
Instant page loading is a pre-rendering technology which attempts to predict URLs as you type, and starts …

View Chrome, Firefox, Edge log-ons with SterJo Browser Passwords
January 25, 2017 – 08:31 | No Comment
View Chrome, Firefox, Edge log-ons with SterJo Browser Passwords

Freeware developer SterJo Software has released SterJo Browser Passwords, a simple tool which finds and displays passwords stored locally by Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge and Opera.
There’s no configuration required. Simply launch the program …

Firefox 51 delivers a mix of security, performance and reliability tweaks, implements FLAC audio support
January 23, 2017 – 06:27 | No Comment
Firefox 51 delivers a mix of security, performance and reliability tweaks, implements FLAC audio support

Mozilla has released Firefox 51.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 51.0 due imminently. There are no standout features in this release – the closest thing to a headline addition is the …

Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser
January 12, 2017 – 08:56 | No Comment
Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser

Opera Software has released Opera Neon, the company’s first ever “concept browser”. It’s been designed from the ground up to focus on web content and provide a different way of browsing and consuming the web.
Despite …

Vivaldi 1.6 ends the year with a series of tab-related improvements
December 15, 2016 – 05:18 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 1.6 ends the year with a series of tab-related improvements
Vivaldi 1.6 ends the year with a series of tab-related improvements

Hot on the heels of Opera’s final release of the year comes Vivaldi 1.6, a new version of the world’s most flexible web browser from Opera co-founder Jon S von Tetzhner.
Version 1.6 – available for …

Opera 42 adds currency converter, simplifies news feed discovery
December 13, 2016 – 04:41 | Comments Off on Opera 42 adds currency converter, simplifies news feed discovery
Opera 42 adds currency converter, simplifies news feed discovery

Opera Software has released Opera 42.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux. The final update of the year has just one notable new feature: built-in currency conversion. Elsewhere, the browser promises smarter – and therefore faster …

Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection
November 22, 2016 – 05:02 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection
Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection

Vivaldi Technologies – led by Opera co-founder Jon S von Tetzchner – has released Vivaldi 1.5, the latest version of its customisable web browser for Windows, Mac and Linux.
The big talking point in version 1.5 …

Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing
November 17, 2016 – 11:53 | Comments Off on Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing
Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox Focus 2.0, a brand new privacy conscious web browser for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Despite the version number, this is the first public release of the app.
The app aims to …

Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection
November 15, 2016 – 04:47 | Comments Off on Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection
Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection

Mozilla has released Firefox 50.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 50.0 due imminently. For the second release in a row it’s launched a week late, but this time the reason behind …

Opera 41 slashes start times, improves newsreader feature
October 25, 2016 – 04:39 | Comments Off on Opera 41 slashes start times, improves newsreader feature
Opera 41 slashes start times, improves newsreader feature

Opera Software has released Opera 41 for Windows, Mac and Linux, making reduced start times its major priority. The headline new feature is accompanied by a number of other performance improvements.
Opera 41 also includes a …