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 FavBrowser.com. Having said that, he is also an adrenaline junkie who enjoys good books, fitness activities and Forex trading.

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The 100 Best Products of 2008

By | May 30, 2008 | 0 Comments

The 100 Best Products of 2008Few days ago PC World revealed its “The 100 Best Products of 2008” list. The social web browser Flock was voted in the highest position among any other web browsers. It took a solid 6th place. Mozilla Firefox 3 was in the 21st place followed by Apple Safari which was in the 22nd. Hulu (online video service) was voted as #1.

Google Custom Search – Opera Issues?

By | May 29, 2008 | 5 Comments

OperaAccording to Tamar Weinberg from Search Engine Roundtable:

“After much frustration with Google’s Custom Search Engine, it seems that Google’s CSE doesn’t actually support the Opera web browser. Apparently, when Opera users try to set up the Google custom search engine, they fill in all forms, hit save, but nothing happens.” Continue Reading

Firefox 3 Seeks for a World Record. Will They Make It?

By | May 29, 2008 | 3 Comments

Firefox 3 Seeks for a World RecordGuys from Spread Firefox with all your help will be trying to set a new Guinness world record for the most software downloaded in 24 hours period. As this is a first attempt (this record doesn’t exist in a Guinness book yet), they will try to reach the highest number possible.

How can you join? Continue Reading

Firefox 3 vs. Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) vs. Safari 3.1

By | May 28, 2008 | 8 Comments

Some time ago Damien Virulhapan from GadgetZone.com.au sent me an email with the link to article called “Group Test: Firefox 3 vs IE 7 vs Safari 3.1“. Feel free to check it.
I don’t know why Opera wasn’t tested, haven’t got any reply since then.

Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) Beta 2

By | May 27, 2008 | 3 Comments

Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) Beta 2It looks like Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) Beta 2 will be released within a couple of months, in the third quarter to be exact. As for now, Microsoft asks web site owners to make sure that their pages will be displayed correctly on IE 8. Check “Your Web site may not display correctly in Internet Explorer 8 Beta 1” article for more details about web pages compatibility.

Landing on Mars Today (Watch Live)!

By | May 25, 2008 | 1 Comment

Landing on Mars Today! Watch Live at NASA.gov

NASA TV Live coverage of the Phoenix landing on Mars begins at 6 p.m. EDT on Sunday, May 25

Wow.

Opera Software Jobs Video

By | May 24, 2008 | 7 Comments

Opera SoftwareSome time ago Opera Software announced that they are offering some job positions again which includes designers and programmers. On Thursday they’ve released a “promo” video which is called “Opera Software Jobs” and can be seen on YouTube. What do you think about it?

Top 10 Firefox 3 Features

By | May 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Here’s a great article by LifeHacker for you. It’s about “Top 10 Firefox 3 Features“. Worth a read.

Opera Mini 4.1 Update Released (4.1.11355)

By | May 22, 2008 | 0 Comments

Opera Mini 4.1 Update ReleasedOpera Mini team just released a minor update for Opera Mini 4.1. They’ve reported that this release fixes BlackBerry and Palm related mobile phones issues. As for everyone else, you don’t have to update it, unless you want to.

Fixed Bugs: Continue Reading

IE7Pro 2.3 Released

By | May 21, 2008 | 1 Comment

IE7Pro 2.3One of the most popular add-ons for Internet Explorer 7 and 8 just got an update. IE7Pro 2.3 now offers faster browsing on IE browsers, session manager, new ActiveXObject interface and much more.

Here’s a full changelog: Continue Reading