Comodo IceDragon 14.0 released as a secure alternative to Firefox
August 14, 2012 – 10:35 | Comments Off on Comodo IceDragon 14.0 released as a secure alternative to Firefox
Comodo IceDragon 14.0 released as a secure alternative to Firefox

One of the fundamental aspects of open-source software is that it’s open for all to use or modify as they see fit. Comodo has taken this approach to release its take on two open-source browsers …

Opera 12.01 FINAL released with minor changes the order of the day
August 2, 2012 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Opera 12.01 FINAL released with minor changes the order of the day
Opera 12.01 FINAL released with minor changes the order of the day

Norwegian browser developer Opera Software ASA has released Opera 12.01 FINAL, the latest stable build of its cross-platform, freeware web browser. Version 12.01 is a minor release, consisting mainly of bug fixes and security patches.
This …

Google Chrome 21 gets stable release, adds new webcam API and retina display support
August 1, 2012 – 07:59 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 21 gets stable release, adds new webcam API and retina display support
Google Chrome 21 gets stable release, adds new webcam API and retina display support

The first stable release of Google Chrome 21 has hit the download servers, and the open-source, cross-platform browser has a number of new features and improvements to share. The headline new feature is that – with …

Software roundup – 24 top downloads from the last seven days
July 28, 2012 – 07:42 | Comments Off on Software roundup – 24 top downloads from the last seven days
Software roundup – 24 top downloads from the last seven days

It’s the end of another month and the end of another busy week of software releases. If you’ve been too caught up with other things to keep an eye on the titles that have been …

Download Safari 6 for Lion
July 26, 2012 – 12:53 | Comments Off on Download Safari 6 for Lion
Download Safari 6 for Lion

Hot on the heels of its official launch of OS X Mountain Lion, Apple has also updated its own web browser for Lion users. Safari 6 for Lion includes some of the improvements found in the …

AirDroid lets you manage your Android device in a browser, without cables
July 24, 2012 – 13:36 | Comments Off on AirDroid lets you manage your Android device in a browser, without cables
AirDroid lets you manage your Android device in a browser, without cables

Want to get some photos off your Android phone or tablet but don’t have your USB cable with you? Looking for a way to send SMS messages from your computer? Want to copy and paste …

Comodo IceDragon offers fast, secure browsing with a Mozilla core
July 23, 2012 – 12:26 | Comments Off on Comodo IceDragon offers fast, secure browsing with a Mozilla core
Comodo IceDragon offers fast, secure browsing with a Mozilla core

Going online means having to decide which web browser you’re going to use to find your way around the internet. If security is your primary concern, a new browser as just entered the arena and …

Firefox plots its future progress with releases of Firefox Beta 15, Aurora 16 and Nightly/UX 17
July 20, 2012 – 07:10 | One Comment
Firefox plots its future progress with releases of Firefox Beta 15, Aurora 16 and Nightly/UX 17

The recent release of Firefox 14 FINAL means the whole developmental cycle has moved on again, and as expected versions 15 (Beta), 16 (Aurora) and 17 (Nightly/UX) of Mozilla’s web browser have made their first …

Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins
July 17, 2012 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins
Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins

Mozilla has updated both its open-source browser and email clients with the release of both Firefox 14.0.1 FINAL, and Thunderbird 14.0 FINAL.
Firefox 14’s most notable new features are the switching on of secure connections when …

Software roundup – 19 downloads from the first week of July
July 7, 2012 – 05:21 | Comments Off on Software roundup – 19 downloads from the first week of July
Software roundup – 19 downloads from the first week of July

The halfway point of the year has come and gone, and as we slide our way through the calendar, there are more and more software releases to keep track of. If you’ve been busy through …

Google Chrome released for iOS with tab syncing, private browsing and more
June 28, 2012 – 16:57 | Comments Off on Google Chrome released for iOS with tab syncing, private browsing and more
Google Chrome released for iOS with tab syncing, private browsing and more

It has been hoped for by many for some time, but few thought that it could happen. Against all of the odds, Google has unleashed a version of Chrome for iOS, giving iPhone and iPod …