Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection
November 22, 2016 – 05:02 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 …

ungoogled-chromium is a completely Google-free browser
October 5, 2016 – 05:16 | Comments Off on ungoogled-chromium is a completely Google-free browser
ungoogled-chromium is a completely Google-free browser

If you’re a Chrome user concerned about web privacy then you might have tried turning off telemetry settings, maybe switching to Chromium to lose all that Google code.
Unfortunately, it’s not that easy. Even Chromium uses …

Opera 40 unveils free VPN to secure web browsing, improves battery saver
September 20, 2016 – 05:04 | Comments Off on Opera 40 unveils free VPN to secure web browsing, improves battery saver
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 | Comments Off on Delayed Firefox 49 FINAL finally makes its bow, decommissions Firefox Hello
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 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 1.4 FINAL released, introduces scheduled themes and individually sized Web panels
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 | Comments Off on Remove browser hijackers with ZHPCleaner
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 | Comments Off on Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check
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 | Comments Off on SavePictureAs saves web images with a keypress
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 …