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Browser Market Share: Google Chrome only significant riser

Browser Market Share: Google Chrome only significant riser

[ 1 ] October 3, 2021

Browser market share has always been rather a difficult thing to measure but new figures are out showing the worldwide browser market share for September 2010 and they make for interesting reading. It appears that Google Chrome is really the only browser that’s managed to make any significant increase, albeit a slow but steady growth.

Xmarks for FireFox, Chrome and Safari Shutting Down

Xmarks for FireFox, Chrome and Safari Shutting Down

[ 2 ] September 28, 2021

News has come through today that “Xmarks”, formerly “Foxmarks” will now be shutting its service down. Affecting some 2 million users across 5 million desktops, the add-on browser gives users accessibility to synchronize bookmarks, passwords and any other data that may be present on several computers.

New Facebook Scam: “Get the official DISLIKE button now"

New Facebook Scam: “Get the official DISLIKE button now”

[ 0 ] August 16, 2021

Facebook, one of the biggest online social networking sites is now having to deal with yet another scam, the “DISLIKE” button. This latest scam is unfortunately taking advantage of a non-existent Facebook feature that appeals to many users.

15 Safari Extensions: Ultimate add-ons

[ 0 ] August 11, 2021

As many browser users will tell you, extentions/add-ons are awesome! They allow you to put extra functionality into your browser which can let you do anything from sync bookmarks across multiple machines, to automatically checking your webmail inbox and letting you know if you have any new messages.

Firefox Home: Mozilla's first official iPhone app

Firefox Home: Mozilla’s first official iPhone app

[ 0 ] July 1, 2021

If you like using the Mozilla Firefox browser on your PC or laptop, then you might be pleased to know that Mozilla has recently submitted Firefox Home – its very first official iPhone app – to Apple’s App Store. This may be the closest thing to Firefox that we will see on the iPhone.

Firefox 3.6.4: Download now, flash problems fixed

Firefox 3.6.4: Download now, flash problems fixed

[ 6 ] June 23, 2021

Were you getting tired of your Firefox browser crashing due to third-party plugins – most notably Adobe Flash? If you were, you’ll be pleased to know that after some delay, Mozilla has finally released Firefox 3.6.4. And it looks like the flash problems have been fixed.

Yoono for Firefox: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn alerts in one window

Yoono for Firefox: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn alerts in one window

[ 0 ] May 3, 2022

You may not have heard of Yoono yet although it could be a great help to you in keeping up with your social networking. It’s a Firefox add-on that will enable you to keep more easily in touch with the people in your online social circles.

Pwn2own Contest: iPhone, Firefox, Safari and IE8 all hacked

Pwn2own Contest: iPhone, Firefox, Safari and IE8 all hacked

[ 0 ] March 25, 2022

The Pwn2own contest that is held once a year gives hackers and security experts the chance to do what they do best – and that is to show how they are able to breach everyday software that we take for granted, all legally of course.

Firefox 3.0.x Users: It's time to upgrade

Firefox 3.0.x Users: It’s time to upgrade

[ 0 ] March 17, 2022

After what seemed like a long haul with months of testing, 5 beta versions, and 2 release candidates, Firefox 3.0 was eventually launched in 2008. Mozilla’s web browser used Firefox 3.0 as a stable branch before it was upgraded to 3.0.18.

Web Developers: 10 Popular Firefox Add-ons

Web Developers: 10 Popular Firefox Add-ons

[ 0 ] March 4, 2022

One of the most popular web browsers is Firefox, which I have been using for years. I know that Google Chrome and Safari are much faster now, but I have got used to the features and add-ons that Mozilla offer. Web-developers also agree with me, but what are the 10 most popular add-ons for them.