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Mozilla's latest Firefox beta debuts with redesign, syncing features

Mozilla's latest Firefox beta debuts with redesign, syncing features

By 20 March 2014

Mozilla has given the next version of Firefox a hefty update, not only bringing a new design, but Firefox accounts, customisation features, and a new menu to the table, to take on Safari, Chrome, and Internet Explorer. The new features are available... >>

Google Now notification cards land in Chrome beta

Google Now notification cards land in Chrome beta

By 3 February 2014

Google has updated the beta version of its Chrome browser for Mac and Windows with Google Now notification cards. Google Now was launched on Android 4.1 as a personal assistant to track calendar appointments, flight information, emails, news, sports scores,... >>

Latest Google Chrome release adds voice support for web apps

Latest Google Chrome release adds voice support for web apps

By 21 February 2013

Google has released the latest version of Chrome, version 25, boasting several enhancements and features over the previous version. The biggest is the addition of Chrome's new Web Speech API that allows developers to integrate speech recognition right... >>

Google Drive web interface gains file previews, so you can find what you want

Google Drive web interface gains file previews, so you can find what you want

By 21 February 2013

The Google Drive team has announced improvements to its web interface, now allowing users to preview more than 30 file types right from the browser.  Before downloading a large photo, video or PDF, users can now right-click on the file name and select... >>

Windows Chrome developer preview gains web app launcher, from the task bar

Windows Chrome developer preview gains web app launcher, from the task bar

By 21 February 2013

Google's Chrome team has announced a new app launcher for the Chrome web browser, allowing users to quickly open apps when outside of the browser.  Available now in a developer preview, the launcher experience is similar to that available on Chrome OS.... >>

Mozilla Firefox 19 now available with built-in PDF viewer

Mozilla Firefox 19 now available with built-in PDF viewer

By 19 February 2013

Mozilla has unofficially released Firefox 19 with several improvements over the last version, after close to a month of beta testing. It's lated for 19 February, but Mozilla is yet to make an official announcement for Firefox 19's release on its blog.... >>

Instagram launches photo feed on the web

Instagram launches photo feed on the web

By 6 February 2013

After years of users waiting, Instagram has announced that it is taking the photo-sharing service to the web.  The Instagram feed on the web functions similarly to the company's iPhone and Android app. Photos from people you follow stream right through... >>

Twitter improves photo and video viewing on the web

Twitter improves photo and video viewing on the web

By 30 January 2013

Twitter has announced several new enhancements for users who enjoy accessing the social network straight from the web. The most notable enhancement is to make it easier for users to view photos and videos.  When viewing a photo on Twitter's website,... >>

Latest Google Chrome beta adds voice support and new tab page

Latest Google Chrome beta adds voice support and new tab page

By 14 January 2013

Google has released the latest beta version of its Chrome web browser, featuring a new voice input feature for developers, the disabling of extensions installed without acknowledgment from the user, and other improvements. The Web Speech API is built... >>

Apple update removes Java plugin for all OS X Mac browsers

Apple update removes Java plugin for all OS X Mac browsers

By 19 October 2012

Apple’s latest OS X update for its Mac computers removes a Java plug-in from all Mac-compatible web browsers. Fans of Java will still be able to use Java-based apps within their browsers but will need to download the official Oracle Java software independently... >>


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