Google Chrome 15 Beta and 16 Dev show off new features
September 23, 2011 – 06:37 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 15 Beta and 16 Dev show off new features
Google Chrome 15 Beta and 16 Dev show off new features

One week after releasing the first stable build of Google Chrome 14, both Beta and Dev channels have been updated, to versions 15 and 16 respectively. In terms of new features, Google Chrome 15 Beta …

Chrome 14 Beta adds Native Client support, embraces OS X Lion
August 12, 2011 – 12:54 | Comments Off on Chrome 14 Beta adds Native Client support, embraces OS X Lion
Chrome 14 Beta adds Native Client support, embraces OS X Lion

Google has released Google Chrome 14 Beta, a pre-release version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser. Version 14 will be of interest to developers and end users alike, with a number of new features as …

Chrome 13 stable release delivers Print Preview, “Instant Pages” support
August 2, 2011 – 15:31 | Comments Off on Chrome 13 stable release delivers Print Preview, “Instant Pages” support
Chrome 13 stable release delivers Print Preview, “Instant Pages” support

As browser version numbers go, Chrome 13.0.782.107 sounds like it’s going to be less than exciting, the kind of build that delivers eight bug fixes, support for some minor HTML5 feature you’ve never heard of, …

Google Chrome 14 Dev update fixes issue with multi-touch on Mac OS X Lion
July 27, 2011 – 11:32 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 14 Dev update fixes issue with multi-touch on Mac OS X Lion
Google Chrome 14 Dev update fixes issue with multi-touch on Mac OS X Lion

Google has updated the alpha “Dev” build of Google Chrome to 14.0.835.2. This minor update is notable largely for the amendment of one of its multi-touch features to avoid a conflict with Mac OS X …

Google+ comes to the iPhone after Apple approves app
July 19, 2011 – 17:58 | Comments Off on Google+ comes to the iPhone after Apple approves app
Google+ comes to the iPhone after Apple approves app

Apple has approved the Google+ app for iPhone on the App Store, allowing users of the iPhone 3GS or later to access the service directly through their phone. Google+ is already available for Android and …

Chrome 13 beta released, gains Print Preview, PDF output, prerendering speedup
June 17, 2011 – 05:57 | 3 Comments
Chrome 13 beta released, gains Print Preview, PDF output, prerendering speedup

It’s taken a long time. A very, very long time. But, at last, the latest Chrome 13 beta sees the browser finally gain a Print Preview function.
And this isn’t just some half-finished beta version, either …

Google Chrome 12 released, offers protection against malicious downloads
June 7, 2011 – 15:59 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 12 released, offers protection against malicious downloads
Google Chrome 12 released, offers protection against malicious downloads

Google has updated its popular open-source browser Chrome to version 12, introducing a number of notable features. Of most importance is a new extension to the Safe Browsing feature, which now screens downloaded files for …

Thunderbird Conversations brings threaded emails and more to Mozilla’s email client
June 4, 2011 – 14:21 | One Comment
Thunderbird Conversations brings threaded emails and more to Mozilla’s email client

Thunderbird is a pleasingly powerful, but often overlooked email client that comes from the same stable as Firefox. Mozilla’s email client features a similar add-on system to Firefox and this means that the program can …

LessChrome HD 2 streamlines Firefox’s interface by hiding unwanted chrome elements
May 23, 2011 – 18:54 | Comments Off on LessChrome HD 2 streamlines Firefox’s interface by hiding unwanted chrome elements
LessChrome HD 2 streamlines Firefox’s interface by hiding unwanted chrome elements

It used to be the case that bigger was regarded as better, but in recent years there have been a downward trend when it comes to the size of laptop screens. The popularity of netbooks …

Google Chrome 12 beta enhances security and loses Gears
May 9, 2011 – 22:03 | One Comment
Google Chrome 12 beta enhances security and loses Gears

Hot on the heels of the stable release of Google Chrome 11, a new beta version of Google Chrome 12 has been released. It is obviously very early days for Google’s latest browser, but there …

Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events
May 3, 2011 – 16:11 | Comments Off on Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events
Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events

If you’re looking for a way to keep a track of your Google accounts, Gmail Notifier Pro may well be the tool you have been looking for. Although the name of the program may suggest …