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.
While Internet Explorer 7 and Firefox 2 don’t pass Acid2 test and only their future versions will do that (Internet Explorer 8 and Firefox 3), the Acid3 test is already released. This one gives even more headaches to web browsers developers as well as some “pressure”, it’s like a mini competition. So who will pass it first?
The first OmniWeb 5.7 Beta version is now released. This build introduces various interface changes, for example: updated icons as well as fixed bugs and speed improvements. Please note that it’s not a final release, also OmniWeb is not a free web browser and works with Mac OS X only. Continue Reading
Some time ago, Mozilla Labs released a new version of Prism. If you haven’t heard about it yet, Prism is an open source cross-platform prototype of functionality that lets users split web applications out of the browser and run them directly on the desktop. New Prism version now has new desktop integration capabilities and simpler installation. All you have to do now is download Prism add-on. Continue Reading
It’s out and waiting for you to download. Firefox 3 Beta 4 includes various interface tweaks, such appearance modifications, as well as an ability to chose what you would like to zoom, whole page or just the text. Without dozens of other modifications, Firefox 3 Beta 4 is a significant faster and won’t consume so much of your memory after using it for a while. Continue Reading
The social web browser Flock 1.1 is now released. New version now has an integrated web mail client for Yahoo! and Gmail users (see screenshot below), friend activity and Picasa integration. Although those new features looks really nice, I wasn’t been able to test them. No idea why, but Flock 1.1 just didn’t start. Here’s a complete list of changes: Continue Reading
While we’re waiting for Microsoft to talk more about upcoming Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) release and its features, more and more new features “lists” are being published. Here’s a screenshot for you to check (fake or not). Continue Reading
An essential add-on for Internet Explorer 7 update was just released. IE7Pro 2.1 now got a new icon, few bug fixes and various improvements. Here’s a complete changelog:
* User config file online backup
* Add keyboard shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+Mouse hover over mediaplayer control to save media file(Support download Youtube/dailymotion/tudou.com/6.cn)
* spellcheck improved Continue Reading
Some time ago Percy Cabello wrote a nice article about one of the most important new “features” in the upcoming Firefox 3 Beta 4 release – performance.