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 …

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 …

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 …

Back up all your browser profiles with Hekasoft Backup and Restore
February 20, 2014 – 07:24 | No Comment
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 …

Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender
February 8, 2014 – 14:16 | Comments Off
Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender

Deciding which browser extensions are trustworthy has always been an uncertain business. If an add-on is highly rated, with plenty of users, then it should be safe… But as the recent issues over Chrome extensions …

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 …

Light is a fast-loading, stripped down Firefox fork
February 4, 2014 – 09:18 | Comments Off
Light is a fast-loading, stripped down Firefox fork

If you’re not happy with the performance of Firefox on your PC then you could try tuning the browser manually. This isn’t difficult, but could take a while, as there are many possibilities to consider.
If …

Scan Firefox downloads for viruses with Fireclam
February 4, 2014 – 09:16 | Comments Off
Scan Firefox downloads for viruses with Fireclam

Firefox is a great browser in many ways, but malware protection isn’t one of them. The program tries to keep you away from dangerous sites, but isn’t particularly effective, and in our tests both Internet …

Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously
February 4, 2014 – 07:34 | Comments Off
Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously

Mozilla has released the latest version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser with the launch of Firefox 27 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 27.0 due to follow.
There’s only one major …

Firefox 26 FINAL released, makes plugins more secure
December 10, 2013 – 07:59 | Comments Off
Firefox 26 FINAL released, makes plugins more secure

Mozilla has begun the rollout of Firefox 26 FINAL, the latest stable build of its open-source, cross-platform web browser. There are no surprises with this final release, the raft of new and changed features mirroring …