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Firefox Quantum 67 delivers better performance, protection and smattering of new features
May 21, 2019 – 05:20 | Comments Off on Firefox Quantum 67 delivers better performance, protection and smattering of new features
Firefox Quantum 67 delivers better performance, protection and smattering of new features

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 67.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, along with Firefox for Android 67.0.

The new release is a major one, boasting several performance improvements, a significant number of new features and tighter …

Why it might be time to ditch WhatsApp for either Signal or Telegram
May 14, 2019 – 09:49 | Comments Off on Why it might be time to ditch WhatsApp for either Signal or Telegram
Why it might be time to ditch WhatsApp for either Signal or Telegram

By now you’ve heard the news: WhatsApp is currently rolling
out an urgent update to all app users to close a major vulnerability that
leaves unpatched phones at risk of being targeted by hackers. WhatsApp is opened
by …

Mountain Duck 3.0 adds offline support with smart synchronization
April 30, 2019 – 09:48 | Comments Off on Mountain Duck 3.0 adds offline support with smart synchronization
Mountain Duck 3.0 adds offline support with smart synchronization

Bern software developer iterate GmbH has released Mountain Duck 3.0 for Windows and Mac, a major new version of its paid-for tool offering users the ability to access server and cloud storage directly through File …

COMODO Internet Security 2019 adds Secure Shopping, manual unblocking features
April 24, 2019 – 12:27 | Comments Off on COMODO Internet Security 2019 adds Secure Shopping, manual unblocking features
COMODO Internet Security 2019 adds Secure Shopping, manual unblocking features

Comodo has unveiled its 2019 security line-up with the release of Comodo Internet Security 2019 Free, Pro and Premium. Also released are Comodo Antivirus Free 2019 and Comodo Firewall Free 2019 .

All editions are compatible …

Opera 60 Reborn 3 promises to be Web3-ready with Crypto Wallet and revamped VPN
April 9, 2019 – 04:55 | Comments Off on Opera 60 Reborn 3 promises to be Web3-ready with Crypto Wallet and revamped VPN
Opera 60 Reborn 3 promises to be Web3-ready with Crypto Wallet and revamped VPN

Opera Software has released Opera 60.0, a major new version of its web browser dubbed Reborn 3. The ‘3’ is a partial reference to the browser’s support for Web3, the so-called decentralised “block-chain based internet …

FinalCrypt 4.0.3 adds uncrackable encryption to your most sensitive files
April 2, 2019 – 07:38 | Comments Off on FinalCrypt 4.0.3 adds uncrackable encryption to your most sensitive files
FinalCrypt 4.0.3 adds uncrackable encryption to your most sensitive files

The battle to encrypt data securely rages on, with developments in quantum computing mirrored by hackers’ ever more creative attempts to break encryption. Ironically, one form of encryption resistant to all forms of hacking – …

Vivaldi 2.4 expands customisability, introduces support for multiple user profiles
March 27, 2019 – 07:09 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 2.4 expands customisability, introduces support for multiple user profiles
Vivaldi 2.4 expands customisability, introduces support for multiple user profiles

Opera R3 may be on the horizon, but the company’s ex-founder Jon von Tetzchner continues to reinvent the web browser for real with Vivaldi 2.4 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Version 2.4’s main highlight is …

Firefox Quantum 66 blocks audio autoplay, improves scrolling behaviour and adds option to search all tabs
March 19, 2019 – 06:31 | Comments Off on Firefox Quantum 66 blocks audio autoplay, improves scrolling behaviour and adds option to search all tabs
Firefox Quantum 66 blocks audio autoplay, improves scrolling behaviour and adds option to search all tabs

Mozilla has rolled out Firefox 66.0 has just for Windows, Mac and Linux, along with Firefox for Android 66.0.

The new release is light on new features, but heavy on delivering significant improvements across the browser. …

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 unveils Mac version as part of 30th anniversary celebrations
March 12, 2019 – 09:49 | Comments Off on CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 unveils Mac version as part of 30th anniversary celebrations
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 unveils Mac version as part of 30th anniversary celebrations

Corel has unveiled CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 as part of its 30th-anniversary celebrations for Windows and – for the first time – Mac. The brand-new Mac release is fully native, and includes all components found …

Block malware, ads, clickbait and more with Malwarebytes Browser Extension
February 28, 2019 – 10:36 | Comments Off on Block malware, ads, clickbait and more with Malwarebytes Browser Extension
Block malware, ads, clickbait and more with Malwarebytes Browser Extension

Are you plagued by pop-ups, susceptible to online scams
or just frustrated by ad-riddled web pages that take forever to load? If so,
then Malwarebytes may have the browser extension for you.

Malwarebytes Browser Extension for Chrome …

Opera Touch 1.5.0 adds cookie dialog blocker to mark 24 improvements since launch
February 22, 2019 – 06:43 | Comments Off on Opera Touch 1.5.0 adds cookie dialog blocker to mark 24 improvements since launch
Opera Touch 1.5.0 adds cookie dialog blocker to mark 24 improvements since launch

Opera Software has unveiled no fewer than 24 improvements since launching its mobile browser for Android and iOS. The latest build, Opera Touch 1.5.0 delivers a much-needed setting for automatically handling website cookie dialogs.

Other improvements …