News: A first brief look at Firefox 4
July 7, 2010 – 19:45 | Comments Off on News: A first brief look at Firefox 4
News: A first brief look at Firefox 4

Mozilla 4 have released the first public beta of Firefox 4, and while it’s not exactly stable yet, the browser already includes some interesting changes that are well worth a closer look.
Take Flash, for instance …

Browse the web at speed with Opera 10.5
March 2, 2010 – 13:52 | Comments Off on Browse the web at speed with Opera 10.5
Browse the web at speed with Opera 10.5

In the web browser market there are two big names vying for attention – Internet Explorer and Firefox. But while these are certainly the most popular web browsers, they are far from being the only …

Change the way Firefox 3.6 handles new tabs
January 25, 2010 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Change the way Firefox 3.6 handles new tabs
Change the way Firefox 3.6 handles new tabs

In previous versions of Firefox, when opening a new tab – whether by right clicking an existing tab and selecting the New Tab option, pressing the Ctrl+T keyboard shortcut, or opening a link in a …

Speed up Firefox in seconds
November 19, 2009 – 10:46 | Comments Off on Speed up Firefox in seconds
Speed up Firefox in seconds

Firefox stores bookmarks and various other sets of data in small self-contained databases. This works well for performance at first, but over time, as you add new bookmarks, delete and rearrange others, so the database becomes …

Ditch unwanted add-ons for a faster browser
October 29, 2009 – 11:20 | Comments Off on Ditch unwanted add-ons for a faster browser
Ditch unwanted add-ons for a faster browser

Browsers are made to be extended, and Firefox in particular has thousands of useful add-ons that provide you with interesting new features and functionality. But there’s a price to pay: the more add-ons you install, …

Synchronise your Firefox preferences, bookmarks & passwords using Mozilla Weave
October 16, 2009 – 17:28 | Comments Off on Synchronise your Firefox preferences, bookmarks & passwords using Mozilla Weave
Synchronise your Firefox preferences, bookmarks & passwords using Mozilla Weave

Most of us own more than one computer, but tend to use the same browser across every machine. This is one of the reasons Firefox grew in popularity. If you own a Mac laptop, but …