Firefox 23 Beta arrives, enables mixed content blocking, click-to-start plugins
June 27, 2013 – 10:47 | Comments Off on Firefox 23 Beta arrives, enables mixed content blocking, click-to-start plugins
Firefox 23 Beta arrives, enables mixed content blocking, click-to-start plugins

Hot on the heels of the release of Firefox 22.0 FINAL, Mozilla has released Firefox 23.0 Beta 1, a preview version of the next release that will ship in around six weeks time.
Version 23.0 implements …

Firefox 22 FINAL enables WebRTC, makes social APIs easier to manage
June 25, 2013 – 10:15 | Comments Off on Firefox 22 FINAL enables WebRTC, makes social APIs easier to manage
Firefox 22 FINAL enables WebRTC, makes social APIs easier to manage

Mozilla has released Firefox 22.0 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. The update includes some platform-specific improvements – Firefox following display scaling options in Windows, and providing download progress indicators in its dock application icon …

Maxthon 4.1 for Windows adds global rule customising, restores Page Mute function
June 21, 2013 – 08:32 | Comments Off on Maxthon 4.1 for Windows adds global rule customising, restores Page Mute function
Maxthon 4.1 for Windows adds global rule customising, restores Page Mute function

Maxthon International Ltd has released a major new update for its self-titled browser. Maxthon 4.1 and Maxthon Portable 4.1 both aim to provide Windows users with a performance-enhanced browser that retains compatibility with Internet Explorer …

Bitdefender’s new Safepay beta delivers “secure, hacker-proof” browsing
June 7, 2013 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Bitdefender’s new Safepay beta delivers “secure, hacker-proof” browsing
Bitdefender’s new Safepay beta delivers “secure, hacker-proof” browsing

Bitdefender has unveiled a stand-alone beta of Safepay, a custom browser which uses a sandbox to protect your internet banking, shopping and other sensitive activities.
Launch the program and it runs full-screen in its own isolated …

Comodo IceDragon 21 and Comodo Dragon 27 promise a more secure browsing experience for Windows users
June 7, 2013 – 07:31 | Comments Off on Comodo IceDragon 21 and Comodo Dragon 27 promise a more secure browsing experience for Windows users
Comodo IceDragon 21 and Comodo Dragon 27 promise a more secure browsing experience for Windows users

Comodo has refreshed its two free web browsers with the release of Comodo Dragon 27.1 and Comodo IceDragon 21.0.1.15. As the version numbers hint, both are Windows-only variants of better known browsers in the form …

Opera browser takes a radical left turn with Opera Next 15 and Opera Mail pre-releases
May 28, 2013 – 06:49 | Comments Off on Opera browser takes a radical left turn with Opera Next 15 and Opera Mail pre-releases
Opera browser takes a radical left turn with Opera Next 15 and Opera Mail pre-releases

Opera Software has unveiled Opera Next 15.00, the first look at a major new direction for its cross-platform web browser. Opera Next 15 – which installs alongside the existing stable version, Opera 12.15 – sees …

Chrome for Android 27 adds full-screen support on phones, tab history on tablets
May 23, 2013 – 11:52 | Comments Off on Chrome for Android 27 adds full-screen support on phones, tab history on tablets
Chrome for Android 27 adds full-screen support on phones, tab history on tablets

Google has released Chrome for Android 27.0, a major update to its open-source browser for Android smartphones and tablets. Version 27 boasts several key new features, including full-screen support on smartphones and the ability to …

Firefox 22 Beta improves display scaling in Windows, strengthens privacy and HTML5 media playback
May 16, 2013 – 10:43 | Comments Off on Firefox 22 Beta improves display scaling in Windows, strengthens privacy and HTML5 media playback
Firefox 22 Beta improves display scaling in Windows, strengthens privacy and HTML5 media playback

Hot on the heels of the release of Firefox 21 FINAL, Mozilla has released Firefox 22.0 Beta 1, giving adventurous users a glimpse into possible new features and improvements that may land in the next …

Firefox 21 FINAL advances social API support, improves performance and privacy
May 14, 2013 – 06:14 | Comments Off on Firefox 21 FINAL advances social API support, improves performance and privacy
Firefox 21 FINAL advances social API support, improves performance and privacy

Mozilla has released Firefox 21.0 FINAL, a major new version of its cross-platform, open-source web browser for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 21 gives users more control over their tracking cookie preferences, extends the social …

Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery
May 2, 2013 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery
Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery

Most digital cameras will by default save photos as JPEG files, and it’s easy to see why: they’re small, can be saved and reloaded quickly, and are supported by just about every graphics package available.
Switching …

Freegate: a quick and easy route to anonymous browsing
April 17, 2013 – 13:34 | Comments Off on Freegate: a quick and easy route to anonymous browsing
Freegate: a quick and easy route to anonymous browsing

Anonymous proxies can be a very useful privacy tool, hiding your IP address from websites, and perhaps allowing you to bypass local restrictions on the websites and pages you can visit.
The technology can also be …