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Firefox 71: new kiosk mode for the browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/07/firefox-71-new-kiosk-mode-for-the-browser/

2 weeks ago

Mozilla plans to integrate kiosk mode functionality in version 71 of the Firefox web browser that users of the browser may launch from the command line. First requested more than 17 years […]

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Chrome hacks: Six secret, strange tricks you can do with browser tabs

https://www.zdnet.com/article/chrome-hacks-six-secret-strange-tricks-you-can-do-with-browser-tabs/

3 weeks ago

When it comes to customizing Chrome, there are the publicly visible extensions, and then there are the secret experimental flags buried deep in the heart of Chrome itself. We tinker with some hidden settings to improve tab performance -- with mixed results.

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Web Browser Vivaldi 2.8 has been released

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/19/web-browser-vivaldi-2-8-has-been-released/

4 weeks ago

Norwegian company Vivaldi Technologies released a new version of the company's Vivaldi web browser on September 20, 2019 to the public. Vivaldi 2.8 is an update for the desktop web browser that […]

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How to speed up the Brave browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/14/speed-up-brave-browser/

a month ago

The following guide lists tweaks and suggestions on how to speed up the Brave web browser to reduce lag and improve the browser's performance. We have published guide on speeding up the Opera […]

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Opera GX Browser update introduces network limiter

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/13/opera-gx-browser-update-introduces-network-limiter/

a month ago

Opera Software unveiled its Opera GX web browser in June 2019 after it released a teaser a month earlier. The web browser was specifically designed for gamers and the three core features […]

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Phone home: Indie Chromium browser Vivaldi goes mobile

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/vivaldi_goes_mobile/

a month ago

Hands On Desktop browser fans – and Vulture Central – get an Android client to play with

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How to use multiple Microsoft Accounts in the new Microsoft Edge browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/10/how-to-use-multiple-microsoft-accounts-in-the-new-microsoft-edge-browser/

a month ago

The Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser that Microsoft is working on currently supports a number of features that the classic Edge browser does not support. One of these is the ability to […]

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Vivaldi releases Vivaldi mobile browser for Android

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/09/vivaldi-releases-vivaldi-mobile-browser-for-android/

a month ago

Vivaldi Technologies released a first public version of the long awaited mobile version of the Vivaldi browser for Google's Android operating system today. The mobile version of the Vivaldi Browser is released […]

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Draw.io is a free Flowchart and diagram creation software for Windows, Linux, macOS and your browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/07/draw-io-free-flowchart-creation-software-windows-linux-macos/

a month ago

Flowcharts are incredibly useful diagrams to explain process flows. Remember the phishing flow chart that Martin created in 2011? Or the flowchart about flowcharts? If you took a computer science class in […]

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Malwarebytes Browser Guard for Firefox and Chrome leaves Beta

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/02/malwarebytes-browser-guard-for-firefox-and-chrome-leaves-beta/

2 months ago

Malwarebytes launched a browser extension for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox in early 2018 that it called Malwarebytes for Chrome and Malwarebytes for Firefox initially. The company changed the name to Malwarebytes […]

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Google starts integration of password checker in Chrome browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/22/google-starts-integration-of-password-checker-in-chrome-browser/

2 months ago

Google's Chrome web browser supports password saving and management options just like any other modern web browser. The browser offers to save passwords by default when it recognizes that a user enters […]

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Generous Google gives Chrome users Inbox Zero: Sign-in outage boots own browser out of webmail, services

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/19/google_signin_outage/

2 months ago

Baffling bug forces folks to use Safari, IE, etc

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Vivaldi to stop using unique user IDs in upcoming versions of the browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/15/vivaldi-to-stop-using-unique-user-ids-in-upcoming-versions-of-the-browser/

2 months ago

Vivaldi's Julien Picalausa revealed in a new post on the official Vivaldi Blog that the company will stop using unique user IDs in upcoming versions of the web browser. The company uses […]

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Goodbye Firefox Quantum, Hello Firefox Browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/12/goodbye-firefox-quantum-hello-firefox-browser/

2 months ago

The Firefox web browser has had a few names since the release of the first experimental build back in 2002. First known as Phoenix, a name Mozilla had to drop because of […]

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Ghacks Deals: KeepSolid Private Browser: Lifetime Subscription

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/06/ghacks-deals-keepsolid-private-browser-lifetime-subscription/

2 months ago

KeepSolid Private Browser is a mobile web browser for Google's Android operating system and Apple's iOS operating system. It works on any Android device that runs version 4.4 or higher, on iOS […]

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Chrome on, baby, don't fear The Reaper: Plugin sends CPU-hogging browser processes to hell where they belong

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/17/dont_fear_the_chrome_reaper/

3 months ago

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Beware: CCleaner may install CCleaner Browser and remap file associations

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/17/beware-ccleaner-may-install-ccleaner-browser/

3 months ago

CCleaner, the popular Windows file cleaning software, may install the web browser CCleaner Browser as part of the installation process if users are not careful. CCleaner bundles third-party offers -- technically not […]

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Brave Browser had a great tab previews feature, but it is gone now

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/01/brave-browser-had-a-great-tab-previews-feature-but-it-is-gone-now/

4 months ago

All modern web browsers make use of tabs so that multiple sites and services may be loaded in a single browser window. Tabs display the page title usually and in some browsers […]

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First Chrome browser with Manifest V3 for extensions expected in late July

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/06/24/first-chrome-browser-with-manifest-v3-for-extensions-expected-in-late-july/

4 months ago

The first public version of the upcoming Manifest V3 for Chrome extensions is expected to be released in late July or beginning of August. Google published an early draft of the new […]

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