Opera Mini 9 for iPad and iPhone reveals Video Boost mode, designed to reduce stutter and bandwidth usage
November 6, 2014 – 06:25 | Comments Off on Opera Mini 9 for iPad and iPhone reveals Video Boost mode, designed to reduce stutter and bandwidth usage
Opera Mini 9 for iPad and iPhone reveals Video Boost mode, designed to reduce stutter and bandwidth usage

Norwegian browser developer Opera has unveiled Opera Mini 9.0, a major new version of its speed-optimised browser for iPhone and iPad.
Version 9’s headline new feature is ‘Video Boost’, a tool Opera says that allows users …

Firefox 33 FINAL reveals performance tweaks, search improvements, more robust session restore
October 14, 2014 – 05:35 | Comments Off on Firefox 33 FINAL reveals performance tweaks, search improvements, more robust session restore
Firefox 33 FINAL reveals performance tweaks, search improvements, more robust session restore

Mozilla has released Firefox 33.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 33.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Like the previous release, the desktop build of Firefox 33 boasts no major new features, but …

Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support
September 9, 2014 – 08:19 | Comments Off on Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support
Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support

Primate Labs has updated its cross-platform, flagship benchmark tool with the release of Geekbench 3.2 for desktop and Android. Also available on iOS, the latest build’s main highlight is a redesigned results page.
The redesign aims …

Firefox 32 FINAL released for desktop, shows off HTTP caching improvements and other minor tweaks
September 1, 2014 – 12:35 | Comments Off on Firefox 32 FINAL released for desktop, shows off HTTP caching improvements and other minor tweaks
Firefox 32 FINAL released for desktop, shows off HTTP caching improvements and other minor tweaks

Mozilla has released Firefox 32.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 32.0 due to follow.
While there are a lot of changes to both desktop and mobile builds, Firefox 32 doesn’t throw up any standout …

OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3 for iOS released, promise major new features
August 26, 2014 – 08:56 | Comments Off on OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3 for iOS released, promise major new features
OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3 for iOS released, promise major new features

OneDrive and Dropbox users with access to an iPhone or iPad rejoice: both iOS apps have been updated with major improvements with the release of Microsoft OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3.
Both apps gain new features …

Firefox 31 FINAL tightens download security, adds Search box to New Tab page
July 22, 2014 – 05:43 | Comments Off on Firefox 31 FINAL tightens download security, adds Search box to New Tab page
Firefox 31 FINAL tightens download security, adds Search box to New Tab page

Mozilla has released Firefox 31.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 31.0 due to follow in the next couple of days.
After the relatively disappointing Firefox 30, version 31 adds some notable new features, including …

Opera Mini 8 for iPad and iPhone reveals complete redesign, new compression mode
June 26, 2014 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Opera Mini 8 for iPad and iPhone reveals complete redesign, new compression mode
Opera Mini 8 for iPad and iPhone reveals complete redesign, new compression mode

Opera Software ASA has unveiled Opera Mini 8.0, a major new version of its speed-optimised browser for iPhone and iPad. The browser, which uses compression technologies to speed up data transfer and browsing, gets a …

Firefox 30 FINAL adds new Sidebar button, adds GStreamer 1.0 support for Linux
June 10, 2014 – 12:32 | Comments Off on Firefox 30 FINAL adds new Sidebar button, adds GStreamer 1.0 support for Linux
Firefox 30 FINAL adds new Sidebar button, adds GStreamer 1.0 support for Linux

Mozilla has released Firefox 30.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 30.0 also imminent.
Despite the landmark version number, Firefox 30 is a relatively minor release – particularly on the desktop version – with little …

Firefox 29 FINAL sports major facelift, improved Sync tool
April 28, 2014 – 13:03 | Comments Off on Firefox 29 FINAL sports major facelift, improved Sync tool
Firefox 29 FINAL sports major facelift, improved Sync tool

Mozilla has released Firefox 29.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 29.0 also due for release shortly. Version 29 is a landmark release, sporting a major redesign of the program interface.
It also debuts a …

Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour
March 18, 2014 – 07:11 | Comments Off on Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour
Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 28.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 28.0 also due for release shortly.
The most notable feature in version 28 is a missing one, with Mozilla pulling the planned Firefox for …

Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously
February 4, 2014 – 07:34 | Comments Off on Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously
Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously

Mozilla has released the latest version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser with the launch of Firefox 27 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 27.0 due to follow.
There’s only one major …