Firefox 55 unveils performance improvements and new features aplenty
August 7, 2017 – 08:35 | Comments Off on Firefox 55 unveils performance improvements and new features aplenty
Firefox 55 unveils performance improvements and new features aplenty

Mozilla has unveiled one of the biggest updates to Firefox yet with its release of Firefox 55.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux. Firefox for Android 55.0 is also due imminently.
Firefox 55’s many highlights include instant …

Firefox 54 extends multiprocess feature to promise faster, more stable browser
June 13, 2017 – 17:18 | Comments Off on Firefox 54 extends multiprocess feature to promise faster, more stable browser
Firefox 54 extends multiprocess feature to promise faster, more stable browser

Mozilla has released Firefox 54.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 54.0 due imminently.
Firefox 54 focusses largely on one major development: support for multi-content processes, which basically gives Firefox the ability to …

Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode
April 19, 2017 – 06:46 | Comments Off on Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode
Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode

Mozilla has released Firefox 53.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 53.0 due imminently.
Firefox 53 unveils a number of design tweaks, starting with two new – and built-in – compact themes, which …

Bear 1.1 unveils loads of improvements, including improved tagging, export
March 22, 2017 – 07:17 | Comments Off on Bear 1.1 unveils loads of improvements, including improved tagging, export
Bear 1.1 unveils loads of improvements, including improved tagging, export

Shiny Frog has released Bear 1.1, its Evernote-baiting, notetaking app for Mac and iOS. Mac users gain Touch Bar support and wider drag-and-drop support, while iOS users can now take “smart” web clippings using the …

Firefox 52 lets you send tabs to other synced devices, ups the security ante
March 6, 2017 – 15:48 | Comments Off on Firefox 52 lets you send tabs to other synced devices, ups the security ante
Firefox 52 lets you send tabs to other synced devices, ups the security ante

Mozilla has released Firefox 52.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 52.0 due imminently.
Firefox 52 now supports syncing tabs to specific devices, makes various improvements to the Downloads button and introduces a …

Bear 1.0.6 gives Mac and iOS users a simpler, friendlier alternative to Evernote
March 3, 2017 – 11:02 | Comments Off on Bear 1.0.6 gives Mac and iOS users a simpler, friendlier alternative to Evernote
Bear 1.0.6 gives Mac and iOS users a simpler, friendlier alternative to Evernote

When it comes to taking notes on your computer or mobile, what platform do you choose? The bells, whistles and expense of Evernote or the pared back simplicity (and no subscription fee) of Simplenote?
If you’re …

Firefox 51 delivers a mix of security, performance and reliability tweaks, implements FLAC audio support
January 23, 2017 – 06:27 | Comments Off on Firefox 51 delivers a mix of security, performance and reliability tweaks, implements FLAC audio support
Firefox 51 delivers a mix of security, performance and reliability tweaks, implements FLAC audio support

Mozilla has released Firefox 51.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 51.0 due imminently. There are no standout features in this release – the closest thing to a headline addition is the …

Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool
January 18, 2017 – 04:37 | Comments Off on Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool
Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool

If this were a TV show or movie franchise it would be a reboot. After a period of behind-the-scenes consolidation and soul-searching, Evernote Corporation has signalled a new approach to its note-taking tool with the …

QOwnNotes is a versatile notepad and to-do list manager
December 12, 2016 – 10:01 | Comments Off on QOwnNotes is a versatile notepad and to-do list manager
QOwnNotes is a versatile notepad and to-do list manager

At first glance, QOwnNotes doesn’t seem like the most interesting of apps. An “open source plain-text file notepad”? Aren’t there enough of those already?
Download and try the program, though, and you might be surprised at …

Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection
November 15, 2016 – 04:47 | Comments Off on Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection
Firefox 50 trims start-up times, widens download protection

Mozilla has released Firefox 50.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 50.0 due imminently. For the second release in a row it’s launched a week late, but this time the reason behind …

rclone syncs cloud storage files from the command line
October 17, 2016 – 06:57 | Comments Off on rclone syncs cloud storage files from the command line
rclone syncs cloud storage files from the command line

Rclone is an open-source command line tool which enables copying and syncing data to and from a host of popular cloud storage providers.
Supported technologies include Google Drive, Amazon S3, Openstack Swift / Rackspace cloud files …