Google releases Chrome 20: it’s all about the bug fixes
June 27, 2012 – 08:12 | One Comment
Google releases Chrome 20: it’s all about the bug fixes

Google has released Chrome 20 to the Stable Channel for Windows, Linux, the Mac and Chrome Frame. And while it’s a less-than-exciting maintenance build with no major visible changes, there are more than enough patches …

Firefox blasts its way back onto Android with a new look and faster browsing
June 26, 2012 – 13:08 | Comments Off on Firefox blasts its way back onto Android with a new look and faster browsing
Firefox blasts its way back onto Android with a new look and faster browsing

It has been a long time coming, but there has finally been a major update to the Android version of Firefox. The difference should be instantly noticeable; this is far from being a minor update …

Opera 12 promises better performance, adds theme and camera support
June 14, 2012 – 05:50 | Comments Off on Opera 12 promises better performance, adds theme and camera support
Opera 12 promises better performance, adds theme and camera support

Norwegian browser developer Opera Software ASA has released Opera 12 32-bit and Opera 12 64-bit for Windows, Mac and Linux.
Version 12 of the cult web browser, which is a major player in Eastern European markets, but enjoys …

Software roundup – 27 downloads from the last seven days
June 9, 2012 – 14:18 | Comments Off on Software roundup – 27 downloads from the last seven days
Software roundup – 27 downloads from the last seven days

As we move through June, there are more and more software titles being released. The past week has been pretty busy, particularly on the web browser front, but there have also been a number of …

Firefox pre-release builds updated with new features on the horizon
June 7, 2012 – 06:03 | Comments Off on Firefox pre-release builds updated with new features on the horizon
Firefox pre-release builds updated with new features on the horizon

Following on from the release of Firefox 13 FINAL, Mozilla has updated its developmental branches to versions 14 (Beta), 15 (Aurora) and 16 (Nightly/UX) respectively. After the relatively exciting new features in version 13, what’s …

Firefox 13 FINAL takes to the skies, buoyed by major new features
June 3, 2012 – 11:39 | 3 Comments
Firefox 13 FINAL takes to the skies, buoyed by major new features

Ahead of its official release, Mozilla has uploaded Firefox 13 FINAL to its servers, the latest version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser. Version 13 will be officially unveiled on June 5th, when it should also …

Tired of having to remember your login passwords? The latest version of Sticky Password 6 can help
May 22, 2012 – 13:40 | Comments Off on Tired of having to remember your login passwords? The latest version of Sticky Password 6 can help
Tired of having to remember your login passwords? The latest version of Sticky Password 6 can help

The ever-present need for security means that every account that you have online, and probably on your computer as well, needs to be protected with a username and password. If you have taken the wise …

HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site
May 17, 2012 – 05:13 | Comments Off on HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site
HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site

When you are browsing the internet you may well have noticed that some of the sites you visit are secure, while others are not. While HTTPS is most often used for secure shopping and banking …

Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing
May 15, 2012 – 14:03 | Comments Off on Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing
Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing

Google has just pumped out another stable release of its web browser as Chrome 19 sees the light of day. It seems as though new browser releases are becoming an almost daily occurrence these days, …

A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated
April 26, 2012 – 08:15 | Comments Off on A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated
A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated

Following on from the release of Firefox 12 FINAL, Mozilla has updated its developmental branches to versions 13 (Beta), 14 (Aurora) and 15 (Nightly/UX) respectively. Those looking for major changes in version 12 will have …

Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface
April 24, 2012 – 07:14 | Comments Off on Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface
Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface

It is only a week since Opera 12 was graced with the addition of support for cameras, and since then two new builds have been released that push the development of the browser even further. Performance …