Browsers

Opera 48 Gets Sharper UI & Conversion Tools To Compete In Browser Battle

The browser also comes packing a new engine under its improved interface

4 years ago

Firefox 55 Adds Web-Based VR App Support Through WebVR

Firefox 55 hopes to spread reach and aid cross-platform development of VR, alongside new features and improvements

4 years ago

Google Search Results Will No Longer Show Medical Records

Google makes a departure from its usually hands-off approach when it comes to search results

4 years ago

RAM Boosts And Multiple Processes Make Mozilla Firefox 54 Faster Than Ever

Firefox 54 delivers speedier browsing thanks to minimal RAM utilisation, and better multi-tab management

4 years ago

Google Confirms Chrome Adblocker To Combat ‘Annoying, Intrusive Ads’

Google is ready to take on the web's most annoying advertisements

5 years ago

‘Quantum Compositor’ Powers Faster And More Stable Firefox Browser

Firefox for desktop also has two new themes and a redesigned permissions interface

5 years ago

Google Might Build Its Own Ad-Blocker For Chrome Web Browser

If it goes ahead with the plans, Google will block ads based on standards from the Coalition for Better Ads

5 years ago

Cross Channel: GDPR Complacency And Windows XP Popularity

All the news from the world of the IT channel, including GDPR complacency and the continuing prevalence of Windows XP

5 years ago

Opera 44 Adds Browser Support For Apple Mac Touch Bar

Opera adds Touch Bar support along with multiple new features in browser update

5 years ago

Google’s AI Tech Will Hide Irritating CAPTCHA Systems

Say goodbye to annoying puzzles and tick boxes when browsing

5 years ago

Firefox 52 Marks The End Of Support For Windows XP & Vista

Firefox 52 will be the last mainstream release for Windows XP and Vista, adds WebAssembly support

5 years ago

Microsoft Launches Surface Hub As-A-Service

The subscription service option for the giant Windows 10 Surface Hub will make it more accessible for smaller organisations

5 years ago

Mozilla Rebrands To ‘Help People Understand’ Its Open Web Mission

Mozilla is 'Moz://a' as it debuts new 'open' brand that designers can build upon its mission of accelerating the future…

5 years ago

Opera Neon Concept Browser Is ‘The Future Of The Web’

Opera has given the world a glimpse of its first ever concept browser, codenamed Opera Neon, which it hopes will…

5 years ago

Apple Patches Safari Bug Causing MacBook Pro Battery Issues

Cupertino places blame on the testing actions of Consumer Reports triggering the flaw

5 years ago

iOS Users Get Privacy-Focused Onion Browser For Free

Tigas cited "recent events" as the reason for making the app free, which previously costed $0.99

5 years ago

Firefox Focus iOS Browser Blocks Ads And Tracking By Default

Mozilla claims Firefox Focus will boost web performance by automatically blocking trackers

5 years ago

Mozilla Disables Battery Tracking API To Tighten Firefox Privacy

Firefox cuts off support for API that allows websites to detect user battery levels over tracking fears

5 years ago

Mozilla Trials Native Firefox Ad Blocking Tools For All

Mozilla wants to extend Tracking Protection to all tabs, not just private browsing, meaning invasive ads could be blocked

5 years ago

Poll: What Web Browser Do You Use?

We all need a web browser, but which one do you use?

5 years ago

Firefox 49 Adds Android Offline Viewing But Removes Firefox Hello From Desktop

Firefox 49 improves the stability, expands reading mode and adds offline viewing but plug-in-less chat is gone

5 years ago

Opera Enables Native VPN In Desktop Browser

Opera adds VPN for all users following beta, claiming it's a safer, more private way to browse the web

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: Netscape Navigator

Netscape Navigator was the dominant web browser in the 1990s, before Microsoft opted to join the party

5 years ago

Opera Investigates After Sync Server Data Breach

Opera admits breach of its servers and warns accounts and passwords could have been compromised

5 years ago

Yandex Offers ‘Complaint’ Button And AI As Alternative To Ad Blocking

Yandex, a major search engine in Russia, hopes to reach a compromise between users and advertisers as an alternative to…

5 years ago

Tech Quiz Of The Week: Web Browsers

What do you know about Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari and others? Test your web browser knowledge!

5 years ago

Patch Tuesday: Desktop Focus As Microsoft Tackles Office And Edge Flaws

Patch Tuesday: Admin tasks return to usual following recent Black Hat security conference, with patches for Office and browser flaws

5 years ago