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Mozilla launches 'Project Quantum' to accelerate browsing speed, efficiency for Firefox users
Mozilla launches 'Project Quantum' to accelerate browsing speed, efficiency for Firefox users
Mozilla, the non-profit organization behind the popular Firefox browser, has announced the start of "Project Quantum," an effort to accelerate ...... 30 Oct 2016
Chrome to be less memory-intensive with new update
Chrome to be less memory-intensive with new update
Google has said that its popular Chrome browser will be less memory-intensive following a new update in early December. The search giant ...... 11 Oct 2016
Netflix will only stream 1080p on Microsoft Edge or IE11
Netflix will only stream 1080p on Microsoft Edge or IE11
Last week, Microsoft made headlines by claiming that its Microsoft Edge was the only browser that could handle 1080p streaming on your PC. ...... 19 Jul 2016 - 2 comments
Apple to block Adobe Flash on desktop Safari
Apple to block Adobe Flash on desktop Safari
Apple will continue its crusade against the ultra-vulnerable Adobe Flash soon, blocking the plugin by default starting with the next version ...... 17 Jun 2016 - 1 comment
Mozilla's Firefox surpasses IE/Edge in market share for first time ever
Mozilla's Firefox surpasses IE/Edge in market share for first time ever
According to the most recent StatCounter figures, Firefox has surpassed Internet Explorer/Edge in market share for the first time ever, although ...... 22 May 2016 - 11 comments
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
According to Adobe's Google I/O Digital Index Report, iOS users are increasingly moving from Safari to Chrome for their browsing needs. "iPhone ...... 15 May 2016 - 5 comments
Opera adds free built-in VPN to browser
Opera adds free built-in VPN to browser
Opera has added an incredible new perk to their web browser, a free and unlimited VPN. If you download the developer version of the browser, ...... 22 Apr 2016 - 2 comments
Google celebrates the release of Chrome 50 with a large infographic
Google celebrates the release of Chrome 50 with a large infographic
Google has celebrated the release of Chrome 50 this week, the 50th major update of the popular web browser, with a fun infographic. There ...... 22 Apr 2016
Microsoft has added new extensions to its Edge browser
Microsoft has added new extensions to its Edge browser
Earlier this week, Microsoft launched new extensions for its Edge browser, which until recently, had none. The company has added extensions ...... 02 Apr 2016 - 9 comments
Opera receives large buyout offer from Chinese firms
Opera receives large buyout offer from Chinese firms
Opera, the browser company, has received a $1.2 billion buyout offer from a group of Chinese firms, and the company's board has unanimously ...... 11 Feb 2016
Pirate Bay will let you stream torrents through your browser thanks to Torrents Time
Pirate Bay will let you stream torrents through your browser thanks to Torrents Time
The Pirate Bay has integrated the new Torrents Time plugin, allowing users to stream torrents directly from their browser. If you have Windows ...... 09 Feb 2016 - 1 comment
Is Microsoft's Edge browser storing your private browsing data?
Is Microsoft's Edge browser storing your private browsing data?
Microsoft Edge, the company's evolution for Internet Explorer, may be storing data it should not be. The browser, which launched last year ...... 28 Jan 2016 - 7 comments
Google promises new algorithm will make Chrome run faster
Google promises new algorithm will make Chrome run faster
Google says their latest algorithm will significantly increase Chrome's speed, with the ability to compress up to 26 percent more than the existing ...... 21 Jan 2016
Microsoft to end support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 next week
Microsoft to end support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 next week
Microsoft has confirmed that it is indeed stopping support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 on January 12th, as previously announced. Windows ...... 08 Jan 2016
Mozilla's Firefox browser for iOS now available for all
Mozilla's Firefox browser for iOS now available for all
Mozilla has taken its Firefox for iOS browser out of beta, making it available to all. The company launched a public beta of the software ...... 14 Nov 2015
Google to kill Chrome support for Windows XP, Vista and older OS X versions next year
Google to kill Chrome support for Windows XP, Vista and older OS X versions next year
Google has announced today that it will end support for the Chrome browser for many older operating systems in April 2016. Windows XP and ...... 11 Nov 2015
Microsoft Edge browser to get add-ons and extensions - in 2016
Microsoft Edge browser to get add-ons and extensions - in 2016
Microsoft has confirmed that its new Edge browser will get the promised extension and add-on support, but in 2016. The extensions, which ...... 24 Oct 2015 - 1 comment
Chrome really is eating all your battery life
Chrome really is eating all your battery life
Thanks to a new report, we have some more proof that Google's Chrome browser is killing your battery life, and in some cases, to a huge degree. ...... 21 Oct 2015 - 9 comments
Thankfully, Google removes the desktop Chrome notification center
Thankfully, Google removes the desktop Chrome notification center
Google has announced today that it is retiring its annoying Chrome notification center from upcoming Chrome versions for Windows, Mac and Linux. ...... 14 Oct 2015
AdBlock was secretly sold this week
AdBlock was secretly sold this week
Adblock, the popular ad blocking software for Chrome and Safari has been sold this week, although it is unclear to who. The extension has ...... 04 Oct 2015 - 8 comments
Microsoft Edge will soon support WebM/VP9
Microsoft Edge will soon support WebM/VP9
Microsoft has announced today that their new Edge browser will soon support the open source WebM/VP9 video format. The software giant says ...... 10 Sep 2015
New Chrome update will reduce the incredible amount of RAM the browser uses
New Chrome update will reduce the incredible amount of RAM the browser uses
Fans of Google's Chrome browser know that if they want to have multiple tabs open then you better have 32GB of RAM free since the browser has ...... 04 Sep 2015
Firefox for iOS now available as preview
Firefox for iOS now available as preview
Mozilla has announced this week that their first public preview of Firefox for iOS is now available. The rollout has started modestly just ...... 04 Sep 2015
Opera browser celebrates 20 years
Opera browser celebrates 20 years
Popular browser maker Opera has celebrated 20 years on the market with a brief history of the browser that is now used by 350 million people ...... 24 Aug 2015
Ad blockers will cost ad industry $21.8 billion in 2015
Ad blockers will cost ad industry $21.8 billion in 2015
According to a new report, the use of ad blockers will cost the ad industry $21.8 billion this year, and could potentially spell the end of ...... 18 Aug 2015 - 19 comments
Latest CCleaner supports Microsoft Edge browser, get it here at AfterDawn
Latest CCleaner supports Microsoft Edge browser, get it here at AfterDawn
Piriform's CCleaner software has been updated to support Microsoft's new Edge browser (Project Spartan), and all you Windows 10 fans can get ...... 31 May 2015
Firefox 38 adds HTML5 video tag support and DRM tech for protected content
Firefox 38 adds HTML5 video tag support and DRM tech for protected content
Mozilla has launched Firefox 38 this week for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Android, featuring a few notable updates in addition to the normal ...... 13 May 2015
Video: Microsoft's next browser is officially called Edge
Video: Microsoft's next browser is officially called Edge
Microsoft's Internet Explorer successor, previously codenamed as 'Project Spartan,' is officially known now as Microsoft Edge. The software ...... 30 Apr 2015 - 29 comments
Google will support Chrome for XP until end of the year
Google will support Chrome for XP until end of the year
A year ago, Microsoft stopped support for their decade-old Windows XP operating system, meaning the millions of users still running the OS are ...... 19 Apr 2015 - 2 comments
Microsoft wants to kill off the Internet Explorer brand
Microsoft wants to kill off the Internet Explorer brand
Microsoft has confirmed that its upcoming browser, codenamed Project Spartan, will not keep the Internet Explorer name used for the last 20 years. ...... 18 Mar 2015 - 15 comments
WhatsApp web client now available for Firefox, Opera browsers
WhatsApp web client now available for Firefox, Opera browsers
WhatsApp has announced this weekend that its Web client is now available for Firefox and Opera users, a month after it launched for Google Chrome. ...... 01 Mar 2015 - 1 comment
Mozilla Firefox 36 is here
Mozilla Firefox 36 is here
Mozilla has released Firefox 36 to the public today, giving fans of the browser a stable version while the beta moves to 37 and the nightly ...... 25 Feb 2015 - 10 comments
Microsoft's new Spartan browser will support extensions
Microsoft's new Spartan browser will support extensions
Last week, Microsoft announced its Internet Explorer successor, codenamed Project Spartan, a browser experience focused on the "modern web." ...... 29 Jan 2015 - 7 comments
Microsoft sets end-of-life for all Internet Explorer versions before 11
Microsoft sets end-of-life for all Internet Explorer versions before 11
Microsoft has selected an end-of-life date for older Internet Explorer browser versions, giving users until January 12, 2016 to use all versions ...... 08 Aug 2014 - 9 comments
64-bit Chrome browser now available for Windows users, in beta
64-bit Chrome browser now available for Windows users, in beta
Google has made its 64-bit Chrome browser for Windows available via beta channels after first appearing in alpha for Dev/Canary users. To ...... 01 Aug 2014
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