Author Archive: Vygantas

Vygantas is a former web designer whose projects are used by companies such as AMD, NVIDIA and departed Westood Studios. Being passionate about software, Vygantas began his journalism career back in 2007 when he founded Having said that, he is also an adrenaline junkie who enjoys good books, fitness activities and Forex trading.

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Opera 10.10 RC1 Released

By | November 13, 2009 | 10 Comments

Opera 10.10 RC1 ReleasedToday, on Friday 13th, Opera Software has released RC build of Opera 10.10.

As far as new features go, Opera Unite is the only one, so far.

While waiting for official RC changelog, feel free to see some of the changes in the following post.



Want to Win Nokia N900?

By | November 12, 2009 | 4 Comments

Mozilla is announcing yet another contest, this time it’s for best mobile add-on.

Just develop and submit your extension until December 7, 2009, and if it’s any good, judges will pick you as a winner.


Firefox 3.6 Beta 2 Released

By | November 12, 2009 | 0 Comments

Firefox 3.6 Beta 2 ReleasedYesterday, Mozilla Foundations has released one more beta of Firefox 3.6 web browser. Sometime later, “Beta 2 Revision 2” appeared as well.

Since the very first Beta, they managed to squash over 190 bugs, resulting various improvements for users, web and add-on developers. Also, this update includes a “mechanism” which prevents incompatible software from crashing Firefox.


Thanks to Justin Stepp for news tip.


Apple Releases Safari 4.0.4

By | November 12, 2009 | 0 Comments

Apple Releases Safari 4.0.4Yesterday Apple has released Safari 4.0.4 web browser. Besides fixing 7 security vulnerabilities, the following version also offers performance and stability improvements. Therefore, it’s recommended to update your browser as soon as possible.

- Improved JavaScript performance
- Improved Full History Search performance for users with a large number of history items
- Stability improvements for 3rd-party plug-ins, the search field and Yahoo! Mail
- Security fixes



Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

By | November 11, 2009 | 2 Comments

Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

Our reader Dainius has discovered a new tool/browser called “ChromePlus”. Basically, it’s a Google Chrome web browser with few additional features and without any Chrome background processes.

What additional features?
At this moment, it has the following:

Mouse gestures
Download Tools Support
IE tab
Super drag
Also, an ability to close tabs by double clicking on them.

Want to try it? Here is a home page link.


October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – Down

By | November 10, 2009 | 91 Comments

October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – DownIt’s that day of the month again, when we check and let you know, which web browser is becoming more and/or less popular. So let’s begin.

Not surprisingly, Internet Explorer lost more market share and went down from 65.71% to 64.64% (1.07 point decrease).

Celebrating its 5th birthday, Firefox market share went up from 23.75% to 24.07% (0.32 point increase). Continue Reading

Happy Birthday, Firefox

By | November 9, 2009 | 7 Comments

November 9, 2004, that’s when Firefox 1.0 was released. Today, 5 years later, with over 330 million users and a big chunk of market share, Firefox is celebrating its 5th birthday.

Happy Birthday!


Weekly Browsers Recap, November 9th

By | November 9, 2009 | 3 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 9th

Thanks to mabdul for links.


Firefox 3.5.5 Released

By | November 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

Firefox 3.5.5 ReleasedAs Firefox 3.6 nears its release, Mozilla has finished one more stability update for Firefox 3.5 branch.

Version 3.5.5 fixes a total of 5 bugs and can be downloaded from the following page.


Web Inspector Receives an Update

By | November 5, 2009 | 7 Comments

As of yesterday, nightly builds of Webkit now includes a significantly updated version of Web Inspector.

There are quite a few changes, so let’s take a look at them.

Editing Element Attributes and Style Properties #
Web Inspector Receives an Update Continue Reading