Firefox 46 FINAL released, security and stability the order of the day for desktop users
April 26, 2016 – 04:30 | No Comment
Firefox 46 FINAL released, security and stability the order of the day for desktop users

Mozilla has released Firefox 46.0 FINAL, a relatively minor refresh of its desktop browser for Windows, Linux and Mac with no standout new features.
Also released is Firefox for Android 46.0, which does at least include …

Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL released, promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users
April 6, 2016 – 05:55 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL released, promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users

Vivaldi Technologies has unveiled Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL, the first stable release of a web browser aimed squarely at those who want full control over their web browsing experience.
Vivaldi has been developed by a team led …

Check Windows and Firefox for rogue root certificates with RCC
March 18, 2016 – 06:14 | No Comment
Check Windows and Firefox for rogue root certificates with RCC

Root certificates are a cornerstone of web security, a vital element in ensuring the sites you visit are who they claim to be.
Windows ships with a lengthy list of known trusted certificates, but applications – …

Firefox 45 FINAL unveils improved Synced Tab features, but removes Tab Groups
March 8, 2016 – 10:53 | No Comment
Firefox 45 FINAL unveils improved Synced Tab features, but removes Tab Groups

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 45 FINAL, its desktop browser for Mac, Linux and Windows. The new release focuses its changes on the browser’s use of tabs, and also becomes the base for the new Extended …

View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView
February 25, 2016 – 07:51 | Comments Off on View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView
View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

Freeware developer NirSoft has released BrowserAddonsView, a free tool which detects and displays all your installed Chrome, Firefox and IE extensions, in all user profile folders.
Every installed addon is displayed in the usual NirSoft table, …

Copy Plain Text strips the formatting from copied text (Firefox)
February 16, 2016 – 13:45 | Comments Off on Copy Plain Text strips the formatting from copied text (Firefox)
Copy Plain Text strips the formatting from copied text (Firefox)

You’re browsing the web, find some interesting text, copy and paste it elsewhere… And then realise it’s got all the original formatting, now entirely unnecessary. And maybe an unwanted image, too.
Copy Plain Text is a …

Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface
January 26, 2016 – 09:24 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface
Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface

Moonchild Productions has unveiled Pale Moon 26.0, the first major update of its Firefox-based browser for Windows and Linux since October 2014.
The new build, also available in 64-bit, sees Pale Moon unveil its own browser …

Firefox 44 adds H.264 video support on desktop, supports cloud printing on Android
January 26, 2016 – 05:02 | Comments Off on Firefox 44 adds H.264 video support on desktop, supports cloud printing on Android
Firefox 44 adds H.264 video support on desktop, supports cloud printing on Android

Mozilla has released Firefox 44 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox 44 for Android hot on its heels. Like the previous release, the most visible changes are reserved for the mobile build.
Android users …

Firefox 43 FINAL adds new block list, updates Android user interface
December 14, 2015 – 17:00 | Comments Off on Firefox 43 FINAL adds new block list, updates Android user interface
Firefox 43 FINAL adds new block list, updates Android user interface

Mozilla has rolled out Firefox 43 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox 43 for Android due to follow imminently.
The desktop build gains few notable new features – including a secondary Private Browsing block …

Firefox 42 FINAL tightens privacy with Tracking Protection, revamps Control Center
November 2, 2015 – 11:48 | Comments Off on Firefox 42 FINAL tightens privacy with Tracking Protection, revamps Control Center
Firefox 42 FINAL tightens privacy with Tracking Protection, revamps Control Center

Mozilla has made Firefox 42 FINAL available for download ahead of its official release, with Firefox 42 for Android due to follow later this week.
Both builds implement a new Tracking Protection feature to tighten web …

Manage advanced Firefox security settings with ConfigFox
October 12, 2015 – 01:56 | Comments Off on Manage advanced Firefox security settings with ConfigFox
Manage advanced Firefox security settings with ConfigFox

Firefox is a supremely configurable browser with an array of useful settings, but many are so deeply buried in about:config that you may never even realise they exist.
ConfigFox is a free portable tool for Windows …