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Firefox 4 Beta 11 ready for download with anti-tracking tech

Firefox 4 Beta 11 ready for download with anti-tracking tech

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In the increasingly competitive world of browsers, where major companies fight it out for a place on your PC, every detail is becoming a battle ground. And with Mozilla's latest announcement of Firefox 4 beta 11 being ready for download, it's also revealed... >>

Adobe looking for Android Flash testers

Adobe looking for Android Flash testers

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Adobe has announced that it's opening sign-ups for public beta testing of the Flash Player 10.1 and Adobe AIR 2.0 applications for Android. If you want to be the first person you know to get access on your handset, then you'll need to register your details.... >>

Mac gets beta Live Messenger update

Mac gets beta Live Messenger update

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Microsoft has issued a brief announcement that it's releasing a beta of version 8 of Messenger for Mac, which includes A/V support, as promised some time ago. The software, which interfaces with Windows Live Messenger on Microsoft's main platform, will... >>

Chrome extensions emerge from beta

Chrome extensions emerge from beta

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Google has announced that it's bringing Chrome's extensions and bookmark sync capabilities out of beta. The browser, which has won plaudits for its speed and minimalism, can now be modified to do almost anything you can dream of. There's over 1500 extensions... >>

Seesaw offers up beta invites

Seesaw offers up beta invites

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Seesaw reckons it can change the way you watch TV. It's a small team under the umbrella of media giant Arqiva, which has taken the mantle (and technology) from the ill-fated Project Kangaroo to aggregate content from BBC Worldwide, ITV.com and Channel... >>

Skype 4.2 beta comes to Windows and Symbian

Skype 4.2 beta comes to Windows and Symbian

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Skype has iterated its voice-over-IP software for Windows a little further, and has issued a beta release of version 4.2. It includes a load of minor improvements, along with a browser plugin for Chrome and the ability to transfer calls. You can transfer... >>

Invisible Hand 1.8 beta invites available

Invisible Hand 1.8 beta invites available

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Back in August, we told you about InvisibleHand, a Firefox add-on which spends most of its time hidden but pops up if it discovers that you're looking at a product you can get cheaper somewhere else. Commenters on our post loved it, and now you can try... >>

Opera 10 beta 3 arrives

Opera 10 beta 3 arrives

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Opera has announced that the third beta version of the tenth edition of its browser is now available from its website. The company says that its prioritised "performance and stability" in this version. Included are improvements to Opera Turbo - the engine... >>