Opera 12.13 FINAL offers better security and stability
January 30, 2013 – 07:09 | Comments Off on Opera 12.13 FINAL offers better security and stability
Opera 12.13 FINAL offers better security and stability

Norwegian browser developer Opera has announced its first release of 2013. Opera 12.13 FINAL is a security and stability release with a couple of notable bug fixes. The release, also available as a separate 64-bit …

Waterfox 18.0.1 brings the power of Firefox 18 to 64-bit Windows
January 21, 2013 – 10:42 | Comments Off on Waterfox 18.0.1 brings the power of Firefox 18 to 64-bit Windows
Waterfox 18.0.1 brings the power of Firefox 18 to 64-bit Windows

After a gap of nearly three months, Waterfox 18.0.1 has been released, bringing the Firefox variant for 64-bit versions of Windows bang up to date. Its return is welcome news considering Mozilla recently dropped its …

Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead
January 16, 2013 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead
Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead

Moonchild Productions has released Pale Moon 15.4 and Pale Moon x64 15.4 for Windows, a maintenance and security release for its Firefox variant. As the version number implies, Pale Moon 15.4 is based on the …

Chrome 25 will block silent extension installs
January 14, 2013 – 18:28 | Comments Off on Chrome 25 will block silent extension installs
Chrome 25 will block silent extension installs

Google has released Chrome 25 to the beta channel for Windows, Mac, and Linux – and while the previous release wasn’t too surprising, this one has some particularly important changes.
Perhaps the most significant will see …

Firefox 18 FINAL promises faster page loading, Retina display support
January 8, 2013 – 07:00 | Comments Off on Firefox 18 FINAL promises faster page loading, Retina display support
Firefox 18 FINAL promises faster page loading, Retina display support

Mozilla has launched Firefox 18.0 FINAL, the latest stable build of its open-source, cross-platform web browser. Version 18 debuts a new, faster JavaScript engine to improve page loading times by up to 26 per cent …

SlimBoat: a powerful new browser
December 25, 2012 – 16:00 | Comments Off on SlimBoat: a powerful new browser
SlimBoat: a powerful new browser

If you’re tired of the big-name web browsers then there are plenty of alternatives around. Most aren’t particularly inspiring, but there are a few who seem to be trying to create something new, and SlimBoat …

Opera 12.12 tweaks Delete Private Data tool
December 18, 2012 – 11:08 | Comments Off on Opera 12.12 tweaks Delete Private Data tool
Opera 12.12 tweaks Delete Private Data tool

Opera 12.12 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux. This Norwegian cross-platform browser and email client – also available as Opera 12.12 64-bit for Windows 64-bit platforms, is primarily a bug-fix release, with emphasis …

View all your web browser histories from MiTeC’s Internet History Browser
December 17, 2012 – 08:34 | Comments Off on View all your web browser histories from MiTeC’s Internet History Browser
View all your web browser histories from MiTeC’s Internet History Browser

You visited a great web page yesterday, and read a really helpful article – but now you can’t remember where it was. It’s easily done, but viewing your browser history should give you the information …

Maxthon 4 released, and renamed: now “Maxthon Cloud Browser”
December 11, 2012 – 10:02 | Comments Off on Maxthon 4 released, and renamed: now “Maxthon Cloud Browser”
Maxthon 4 released, and renamed: now “Maxthon Cloud Browser”

It’s tough to make an impact in the Windows browser market. And no-one knows that better than Maxthon; after almost ten years, the program is still struggling to reach a 1% market share.
The developers are …

Google Chrome for iOS 23 implements Passbook support, allows PDFs to be opened in other apps
November 29, 2012 – 10:20 | Comments Off on Google Chrome for iOS 23 implements Passbook support, allows PDFs to be opened in other apps
Google Chrome for iOS 23 implements Passbook support, allows PDFs to be opened in other apps

Google has updated the iPhone and iPad version of its famous browser, adding support for Passbook and allowing users to open PDF files in other applications. Google Chrome for iOS 23.0.1271.91 also includes a number …

Sandcat: a powerful but free security and developer-oriented browser
November 22, 2012 – 10:04 | Comments Off on Sandcat: a powerful but free security and developer-oriented browser
Sandcat: a powerful but free security and developer-oriented browser

If you’d like more information on the low-level details of how a particular web page works – for security or web development reasons, say – then the usual route is find and install a few …