Tag: web browser

App security, Applications

Brave web browser brings Firewall + VPN feature to its desktop version

March 15, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

The privacy-focused web browser Brave has been working on a lot of new features recently, but this time they’re bringing a feature already available in the mobile version of the browser to the desktop version. The latest version of Brave […]

App Review, Applications

How to customize the Firefox homepage on Android

December 6, 2022

Via: ZDnet

For anyone on Android, it’s time you switch to a better, more secure web browser. One option is the open-source Firefox browser, which offers customizations that you’ll find in the default Chrome browser. One such customization makes it possible for […]

App Review, Applications

Opera Workspaces is tab management perfection

October 19, 2022

Via: ZDNet

I always have way too many tabs open on my web browsers. For instance, at the moment I have 32 tabs open. 32. And that’s a slow day. You’re probably wondering how I keep my sanity intact with that many […]

App security, Applications

Apple working on a fix for Safari bug that leaks browsing history and Google ID

January 18, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Earlier this week, FingerprintJS revealed a serious bug in Apple’s Safari web browser that lets anyone extract a user’s browsing history and even Google User IDs. As expected, Apple is now working on a fix for this bug, which is […]

App Review, Applications

Here are the best new Safari extensions to download for iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 (Updated)

September 21, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

One of the flagship new features in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 is the redesigned Safari web browser. While the highlight of the new Safari is its user interface, it also gains compatibility with more powerful, Mac-like browser extensions. Now […]

iOS, Operating System

Apple releases Safari Technology Preview 129 for macOS Big Sur and Monterey

August 4, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple today is releasing another version of Safari Technology Preview for macOS Big Sur and macOS Monterey. This time, the update brings bug fixes and performance improvements. With Safari Technology Preview 129, Apple is improving performance and bringing bug fixes […]

App Review, App security, Applications

Microsoft Edge is getting even safer for some users

February 17, 2021

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft Edge will be getting a new Kids Mode as the web browser looks to provide greater protections for younger web surfers. The new feature is currently only available via the Canary test channel but is expected to come to […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 14: How to set Google Chrome as your default browser on iPhone

September 11, 2020

Via: 9to5Mac

iOS 14 allows for third-party web browsers and email clients to become the default, so if you really don’t like Safari and Apple Mail, you now have other options. With the latest update to Google Chrome, now available on the […]

App Review, Applications

How to recover an accidentally deleted Spotify playlist

July 22, 2020

Via: TechHive

For avid Spotify users, mistakenly deleting a playlist that they’ve been lovingly curating for years could be a heartbreaking slip-up. Indeed, the most ardent Spotify users have created and shared playlists with thousands of tracks, and now that Spotify has […]

iOS, Operating System

Mozilla gives Firefox for iOS a UI facelift

November 10, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Firefox for iOS version 10 arrived on Wednesday and delivers the same look and user experience that will debut on the desktop version of the web browser next week. Mozilla has released a redesigned Firefox for Apple’s iPhone and iPad, […]

News and Press

MIT May Have Just Given the Web a Huge Speed Boost

March 10, 2016

Via: Motherboard

An open source tool may help tame the hobbled mess of autoplaying videos and advertising trackers that is the modern web. Announced on Wednesday morning, Polaris is a software framework that attempts to speed up the web by addressing how […]