Archive for October, 2009

Firefox 3.6 Beta 1 Now Available

By | October 31, 2009 | 5 Comments

Firefox 3.6 Beta 1 Now AvailableMozilla has released a very first beta of Firefox 3.6 series web browser.

As we mentioned some time earlier, the following version now includes:

Personas support (aka light themes)
WOFF font format support
New CSS, DOM and HTML5 technologies support
Add-ons update notifications
Tabs preview
Improved JavaScript and overall performance
And few other changes

Download Firefox 3.6 Beta 1.


Opera Working on Windows 7 Features Support

By | October 30, 2009 | 14 Comments

Opera Working on Windows 7 Features SupportIn the Opera forums post, one of the Opera’s developers has mentioned that they are implementing Windows 7 features “that makes sense” for the upcoming browser version.

Although not many details were revealed, he said: “Multi-touch is certainly one of those things we will evaluate as part of this process.”.

In the meantime, we can only hope that some of those implementations will be already available in Opera 10.10 Final release.

Thanks to Daniel Hendrycks for news tip.


Pwning Opera Unite with Inferno’s Eleven

By | October 29, 2009 | 8 Comments

Pwning Opera Unite with Inferno's ElevenGuys from decided to do a research on Opera Unite security and share some insights.

1. Enumerating Service Owner Usernames
Use: search query in search engine to build a list.

2. Enumerating Computer names for a particular Service Owner
“If you visit the service homepage with any non-existent computer name, then Opera Unite happily discloses all computer names used by that person.” Continue Reading

SeaMonkey 2.0 Final Hits the Streets

By | October 28, 2009 | 2 Comments

SeaMonkey 2.0 Final Hits the Streets

A new version of all-in-one Internet application suite SeaMonkey has been released.

What exactly SeaMonkey is?
It’s a web browser (Firefox platform), Mail and Newsgroups client (Thunderbird platform), HTML Editor, ChatZilla IRC chat application, DOM inspector and a little bit more.

SeaMonkey 2.0 changes:
The following release includes various new features, such as: new add-on manager, session restore, tabbed mail, reworked download manager and lots of other improvements.

Download SeaMonkey 2.0.

Thanks to Nox for news tip.


Grab Opera 10.01 Now

By | October 28, 2009 | 6 Comments

Grab Opera 10.01 NowWhile waiting for Opera 10.10 Final release, Daniel Hendrycks has noticed a very first Opera 10.0x update, which is already uploaded to Opera Software servers. Although there are no official announcements yet, you can already download it from their website.

Opera 10.01 fixes a total of 3 security issues, also, various interface, mail, news and other issues.

Opera 10.01 changelog.


Firefox 3.5.4 and 3.0.15 Released, 100+ Bugs Fixed

By | October 28, 2009 | 0 Comments

Today, Mozilla has released security and stability updates for Firefox 3.5 and 3.0 web browser branches.

Firefox 3.5.4 fixes a total of 124 bugs, where 11 of them are security vulnerabilities.

Firefox 3.0.14 now includes 10 security and 15 other fixes.



Flash Re-Enabled on Fennec 1.9.2

By | October 27, 2009 | 0 Comments

The latest Fennec (Firefox Mobile) nightly build now includes Flash support which was disabled some time earlier.

As this is not a final release, you may experience some issues, so use on your own risk.

Boo! 10 Great Firefox Halloween Personas

By | October 27, 2009 | 0 Comments

As Halloween is slowly approaching, it’s about time to to enhance your Firefox looks. So, download Firefox Personas add-on and let’s get started.

Halloween (click on image to download)
Boo! 10 Great Firefox Halloween Personas

Halloween bats
Boo! 10 Great Firefox Halloween Personas
Continue Reading

New Opera Software Logo

By | October 26, 2009 | 10 Comments

Opera Software

Opera Software Logo

One of the changes in Opera 10 was a new logo. Well, Opera Software has recently received a new one as well.

For different formats and sizes, head over to the official resources page.


Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

By | October 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

Thanks to Nox for links.