Opera Next 21 sports hardware-accelerated Aura shell, promises more responsive UI
March 28, 2014 – 14:01 | No Comment
Opera Next 21 sports hardware-accelerated Aura shell, promises more responsive UI

Opera has moved version 21 of its web browser for Windows and Mac from the Developer (alpha) stream to the Next (beta) stream with the release of Opera Next 21. Most of the changes are …

Firefox 29 Beta debuts Australis UI, improved sync function
March 19, 2014 – 09:15 | No Comment
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 …

Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour
March 18, 2014 – 07:11 | No Comment
Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 28.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 28.0 also due for release shortly.
The most notable feature in version 28 is a missing one, with Mozilla pulling the planned Firefox for …

Opera Developer 21 updated, promises improved start-up times
March 12, 2014 – 14:04 | No Comment
Opera Developer 21 updated, promises improved start-up times

Opera has updated the alpha version of its web browser with the release of Opera Developer 21.0.1432.5 for Windows and Mac. The new build fixes a few regressions, plus implements new tab-related tweaks to improve …

Access iCloud-synced browsers tab outside of Safari on your Mac with CloudyTabs 1.0
March 6, 2014 – 12:41 | No Comment
Access iCloud-synced browsers tab outside of Safari on your Mac with CloudyTabs 1.0

These days, most people find themselves browsing on a variety of devices: computers, smartphones and tablets. It’s why most browsers have developed tools for automatically keeping everything in sync across all your tech, but the …

Opera 20 FINAL released, beefs up Bookmark bar, Speed Dial
March 4, 2014 – 07:35 | No Comment
Opera 20 FINAL released, beefs up Bookmark bar, Speed Dial

Opera Software has released Opera 20 FINAL for Windows and Mac. It’s the sixth major update since the browser was rebooted with the Chromium browser engine, and follows previous releases in offering evolutionary changes rather …

Chrome 34 Beta introduces hands-free Voice Search
February 28, 2014 – 14:03 | No Comment
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 …

Browse your IE, Firefox and Chrome caches with NirSoft’s ImageCacheViewer
February 28, 2014 – 13:53 | No Comment
Browse your IE, Firefox and Chrome caches with NirSoft’s ImageCacheViewer

NirSoft has announced the availability of ImageCacheViewer, a simple tool which scans your web browser caches (IE, Firefox and Chrome are supported), and lists any images it finds.
The program’s report is presented in the usual …

Google Chrome 33 released, tightens security
February 21, 2014 – 11:50 | Comments Off
Google Chrome 33 released, tightens security

Google has updated its cross-platform browser with the release of Google Chrome 33 FINAL. The new release proves controversial as Google tightens control over the browser to the anger of some users.
In terms of new …

Back up all your browser profiles with Hekasoft Backup and Restore
February 20, 2014 – 07:24 | Comments Off
Back up all your browser profiles with Hekasoft Backup and Restore

Bookmarks, history, cookies, settings – browsers store a great deal of valuable data, and backing this up occasionally could be a very good idea. But it’s not easy, as most browsers don’t provide any tools …

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 …