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Mozilla Releases Firefox 54 With Multi MultiProcess

Last year, Mozilla finally made Firefox a full modern browser. With Firefox 48, the browser could have multiple processes at the same time in one browser. Firefox 48 however, ...

June 20, 2017 at 9:14 am by
HTML5

Google Reportedly Planning Built-In Ad-Blocker For Chrome

One of the major wars going on right now is the one between advertisers and consumers. While advertisements help pay for much of the content on the web, consumers are often ...

April 21, 2017 at 8:57 am by
Google Maps Adds Ms. PAC-MAN Feature for April Fools Day

Google Maps Adds Ms. PAC-MAN Feature for April Fools Day

At the time of this writing, it is already April Fools day on at least some parts of the globe in Asia and Australia so the barrage of online pranks have officially begun. For ...

April 1, 2017 at 1:00 am by
HTML5

Chrome Gets Faster 3D Rendering

The latest build of Google’s Chrome browser has introduced faster 3D graphics and improved textures and visual effects. The new Chrome 56, which has been rolling out since ...

March 21, 2017 at 8:03 am by
NetFlix Adds Skip Intro Function to TV Series Opening Credits

NetFlix Adds Skip Intro Function to TV Series Opening Credits Sequence

An interesting new feature was added to NetFlix recently, giving the option to skip a television series intro with a single click from the lower right side above the menu. The ...

March 20, 2017 at 4:15 pm by
HTML5

Google Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs to 1% CPU Usage

With the growth in memory and processing power, it’s now common to have multiple browser tabs open. Despite our ever more powerful system, the growth in tabbed browsing ...

March 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm by
10 Percent of Firefox Users Are Running Windows XP

Firefox 52 Release Marks End for Windows XP and NPAPI

After over a decade, the relationship between Windows XP and Firefox is finally coming to an end. With the roll-out of Firefox 52, Mozilla is releasing the final version of ...

March 11, 2017 at 9:55 am by
HTML5

Next Version of Chrome Browser Contains Always-On DRM

The next stable version of Google’s Chrome internet browser – Chrome 57 – will remove the option to disable Widevine DRM, making the plugin mandatory and always-on. ...

February 7, 2017 at 5:53 pm by

ASUSTOR Launches LooksGood 2.0 Beta

ASUSTOR has been busy working on one of their key apps from their NAS devices and they’re now ready with the beta version of LooksGood 2.0. It features a brand new ...

February 3, 2017 at 3:00 am by

Ex-Mozilla Engineer: Uninstall Third-Party Antivirus Software Now

A former engineer for Firefox developer Mozilla has advised PC users to avoid installing third-party antivirus software on their systems. Robert O’Callahan felt ...

January 29, 2017 at 9:01 pm by

Firefox and Chrome Will Label HTTP Sites Insecure

With each passing day, it feels like there are more revelations coming out about spying by various nefarious actors. In an effort to make it harder on attackers, the industry ...

January 26, 2017 at 12:00 pm by
10 Percent of Firefox Users Are Running Windows XP

Mozilla Lays Out Long Term Firefox Multi-Process Plans

Ever since the rise of multiple tabs in a browser, the logical extension has been to adopt multiple processes as well. Since 2009, both Internet Explorer and Chrome adopted ...

December 22, 2016 at 8:00 pm by

Facebook Blocks Fake News Detector

While Facebook has promised to tackle its fake news problem, partially blamed for Donald Trump’s victorious Presidential election, it has fallen to third parties to properly ...

December 2, 2016 at 7:31 pm by

Google Won’t be Building Ad Blocking into Chrome… Obviously

Google won’t be building an ad-blocker into their Chrome browser, which might sound crazy to some given that other browsers are already doing so, but Microsoft and ...

November 12, 2016 at 12:00 pm by
Opera

The Opera Desktop Browser Now Has an Integrated VPN

Opera is one of the most lightweight and versatile browsers although the statistics show it’s struggling to achieve a large market share anywhere near Google Chrome or ...

September 21, 2016 at 2:20 pm by