Xara Web Designer 11 debuts online editing
May 21, 2015 – 05:16 | No Comment
Xara Web Designer 11 debuts online editing

Xara Group has unveiled the latest generation of its WYSIWYG website builders, Web Designer 11 ($49.99) and Web Designer Premium 11 ($99.99).
Both editions include a beta of cloud.xara, which allows Xara sites to be viewed, …

Firefox 38 FINAL released, debuts new tab-based preferences
May 12, 2015 – 11:17 | No Comment
Firefox 38 FINAL released, debuts new tab-based preferences

Mozilla has unveiled the latest version of Firefox 38.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 38.0 due to follow imminently.
The desktop build contains one new feature of note: a switch to a tabbed-based preferences …

Wappalyzer uncovers the technologies powering a website
May 5, 2015 – 10:10 | No Comment
Wappalyzer uncovers the technologies powering a website

If you’re a web developer, interested in security, or just trying to troubleshoot a server problem, then it can sometimes be useful to see exactly what’s powering a website.
Wappalyzer is a free browser extension for …

Caddy is a hassle-free web server
April 29, 2015 – 10:08 | No Comment
Caddy is a hassle-free web server

Running your own local web server can make it easier to develop and test websites, but there’s one small obstacle to install first: you’ll have to find, download and install one, and figure out how …

Create quality HTML prototypes with Pingendo
April 24, 2015 – 04:08 | No Comment
Create quality HTML prototypes with Pingendo

Pingendo is a free cross-platform WYSIWYG application for prototyping web pages. It uses Twitter’s Bootstrap as a base, and responsive web design support ensures your sites will adapt to fit phones, tablets, laptops and desktops.
Getting …

Firefox 37 FINAL released, implements new HeartBeat ratings system
March 31, 2015 – 08:43 | No Comment
Firefox 37 FINAL released, implements new HeartBeat ratings system

Mozilla has released Firefox 37.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 37.0 due to follow in the coming days.
The new release debuts the Heartbeat user rating system, plus a number of incremental improvements and …

Firefox 36 FINAL released, allows pinned tabs to be synced, implements full HTTP/2 protocol support
February 24, 2015 – 10:15 | Comments Off
Firefox 36 FINAL released, allows pinned tabs to be synced, implements full HTTP/2 protocol support

Mozilla has released Firefox 36.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 36.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Version 36 implements one visible new feature: when users pin tiles on the New Tab page, …

Firefox 35 FINAL released, adds room-based chat to Firefox Hello
January 12, 2015 – 17:21 | Comments Off
Firefox 35 FINAL released, adds room-based chat to Firefox Hello

Mozilla has released Firefox 35.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 35.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Firefox 35 extends the Firefox Hello real-time communication client tool with a new rooms-based conversations model, …

Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design
December 12, 2014 – 11:34 | Comments Off
Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design

Google has unveiled Google 5.0 for iOS, a new release of its search tool for iPhone and iPad.
Version 5, which incorporates functionality from Google Now, has been rebuilt from the ground up to add a …

Close annoying web popups with Overlay Blocker (Chrome)
December 12, 2014 – 07:42 | Comments Off
Close annoying web popups with Overlay Blocker (Chrome)

It happens all the time. You’re browsing a website, engrossed in the content, when suddenly an overlay appears and blocks your view. Annoying, even when it’s displaying useful information.
Usually clicking the “x” close button will …

Firefox 34 FINAL unveils WebRTC support, faster theme switching
December 1, 2014 – 08:18 | Comments Off
Firefox 34 FINAL unveils WebRTC support, faster theme switching

Mozilla has released Firefox 34.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 34.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Firefox 34 rolls out the new Firefox Hello real-time communication client and promises faster and simpler …