Firefox 17 FINAL released alongside Opera 12.11
November 20, 2012 – 10:25 | Comments Off on Firefox 17 FINAL released alongside Opera 12.11
Firefox 17 FINAL released alongside Opera 12.11

Mozilla has launched Firefox 17 FINAL, the latest stable release of its open-source, cross-platform web browser. Version 17 has one major new feature – click-to-play blocklisting, which prevents vulnerable plugins from running without the user’s …

Microsoft unveils Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview for Windows 7
November 13, 2012 – 16:11 | Comments Off on Microsoft unveils Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview for Windows 7
Microsoft unveils Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview for Windows 7

Microsoft has announced the availability of Internet Explorer 10 as a Release Preview edition – in both 32-bit and 64-bit flavours – for Windows 7. (And yes, only Windows 7 users with SP1 installed need …

Opera 12.10 becomes touch-friendly in Windows, adds Retina Display support on Mac
November 6, 2012 – 07:37 | Comments Off on Opera 12.10 becomes touch-friendly in Windows, adds Retina Display support on Mac
Opera 12.10 becomes touch-friendly in Windows, adds Retina Display support on Mac

Norwegian cross-platform browser Opera 12.10 has been released, promising support for more powerful extensions, the SPDY networking protocol and a number of platform-specific enhancements.
Mac users gain Retina Display support and Notification Center integration in Mountain …

Waterfox 16.0.1 promises better performance than Firefox on 64-bit-powered PCs
October 29, 2012 – 09:45 | Comments Off on Waterfox 16.0.1 promises better performance than Firefox on 64-bit-powered PCs
Waterfox 16.0.1 promises better performance than Firefox on 64-bit-powered PCs

64-bit Firefox variant Waterfox 16.0.1 has been released, providing Windows users with a stable version of Firefox that’s optimised for 64-bit systems.
The latest build finally appears 19 days after Firefox 16 itself was released, and …

Malware’s trashed your IE and network settings? The Browser Repair Tool can help
October 25, 2012 – 09:14 | Comments Off on Malware’s trashed your IE and network settings? The Browser Repair Tool can help
Malware’s trashed your IE and network settings? The Browser Repair Tool can help

When your PC is infected by malware then of course you’ll want to remove it immediately – but that won’t necessarily be the end of your problems. Malware will often change key browser or Windows …

Get a glimpse into Firefox’s future as Mozilla patches security hole in Firefox 16 FINAL
October 11, 2012 – 18:22 | Comments Off on Get a glimpse into Firefox’s future as Mozilla patches security hole in Firefox 16 FINAL
Get a glimpse into Firefox’s future as Mozilla patches security hole in Firefox 16 FINAL

Hot on the heels of Mozilla pulling the latest stable release from its download servers after discovering a security vulnerability, Firefox 16.0.1 FINAL has now been released. Those who had already upgraded to version 16 …

Firefox 16 FINAL tweaks performance, adds Developer Toolbar and OS X VoiceOver support
October 9, 2012 – 07:58 | Comments Off on Firefox 16 FINAL tweaks performance, adds Developer Toolbar and OS X VoiceOver support
Firefox 16 FINAL tweaks performance, adds Developer Toolbar and OS X VoiceOver support

Ahead of its official unveiling, Mozilla has made Firefox 16 FINAL available for download. The latest version provides little in the way of major new features, and in some ways is more noteworthy for the …

Firefox Metro UI Preview reveals how Firefox will look in Windows 8
October 4, 2012 – 10:14 | Comments Off on Firefox Metro UI Preview reveals how Firefox will look in Windows 8
Firefox Metro UI Preview reveals how Firefox will look in Windows 8

Mozilla has unveiled its first public preview of how Firefox will look when run using Windows 8’s new tile-based interface. Firefox Metro UI Preview is based on an offshoot Nightly build of Firefox, codenamed “Elm”, …

Google Chrome 23 Beta improves web video with new HTML5 and API support
October 3, 2012 – 08:54 | One Comment
Google Chrome 23 Beta improves web video with new HTML5 and API support

Google has updated both Beta and Dev pre-release channels of its open-source, cross-platform browser, Google Chrome to versions 23 and 24 respectively.
While Google Chrome 24 Dev is a minor update, Google Chrome 23 Beta introduces …

Chrome 22 FINAL promises improvements for Windows 8, Retina screens and gamers
September 26, 2012 – 07:27 | Comments Off on Chrome 22 FINAL promises improvements for Windows 8, Retina screens and gamers
Chrome 22 FINAL promises improvements for Windows 8, Retina screens and gamers

Google has released Chrome 22 FINAL, with the promise of improvements for Windows 8 users, gamers and those using HiDPI and Retina screens.
Chrome’s gaming enhancements revolve around support for the Pointer Lock JavaScript API. Otherwise …

Pale Moon 15.1 addresses multiple issues with original 15.0 release
September 17, 2012 – 11:12 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 15.1 addresses multiple issues with original 15.0 release
Pale Moon 15.1 addresses multiple issues with original 15.0 release

Firefox-variant Pale Moon 15.1 for Windows has been released, promising to resolve a “fairly large number of issues with the initial version”. Version 15.1, also available as a dedicated 64-bit build includes fixes for the …