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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Opera Mini Comes To Windows Phone

By | September 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

Opera Mini Comes To Windows PhoneBeta to start shortly.

After the recent Microsoft and Opera partnership where Opera Mini became the default web browser in software giant’s non Windows Phones, it looks like we have another fruit of labor.

Today, both companies have announced the Beta program of Opera Mini for Windows Phone (signup here), which should begin in the coming day(s). Despite the fact that signup page already states that the test version is available, people are yet to receive download links.
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Download Opera Developer Preview 25

By | September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Download Opera Developer Preview 25Catching up with competition,

It’s Tuesday already and Norwegian browser maker has revealed a new Opera 25 build, which included one neat and much needed feature: a built in PDF viewer and yes, it does use Chromium’s PDFium.

In addition to that, there is a new online package installer for Windows, which aims to improve on the overall user experience and interactivity.

Sounds good? Give it a go.
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Download Google Chrome 38 Beta

By | September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Download Google Chrome 38 BetaBuild 38.0.2125.24.

If you are up for some experimentation with new features then here’s at least one. With the recently Google Chrome 38 Beta release, the search giant has included a what so called user switching design, allowing you to “sign out” from your web browser in case someone else wants to use your PC. As a result, he or she will get his own bookmarks, sessions, etc. once signed in (or they can always use a guest mode (To enable Guest mode, click on You (or your name if you’ve signed in) > Switch person > Browse as Guest.) if preferred.
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Firefox Add-Ons: MetroTab

By | August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Firefox Add-Ons: MetroTabModern UI for your new tab window.

If you love the Windows 8 look & feel then you will enjoy the Firefox metroTab extension. After installation, you will be able to pin and customize your new tab page with tiles, meaning pinning web sites, see weather information and more.

According to developer, it “also, includes some tiles that can retrieve information from their page and show it to the user in the same page.”

Check it out.
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Download Opera Mini 7.6 For Android

By | August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Download Opera Mini 7.6 For AndroidWith HTML5 video support and more.

Now here’s a pretty neat update for everyone who is still rocking Opera Mini on their Android phones. Thanks to the recent 7.6 update, you will now be able to:

- Watch HTML5 videos as it’s not supported
- Better control your downloads and bandwidth usage since users will now be prompted whether or not they want to download larger files than 15 MB over cellular connection or wait for the Wifi.
- Opt out of Google Analytics
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Download Google Chrome 37 Final (32 & 64 Bit)

By | August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Download Google Chrome 37 Final (32 & 64 Bit)Want to upgrade? Remove the 32 bit version first.

Yes, it’s finally happening, the 64 bit version of Google Chrome is going mainstream as it was just pushed to the stable release channel. While it took the search giant some time (years), users can finally enjoy the benefits of x86-64 system architecture.

Windows users will also be happy to learn that Google Chrome now supports DirectWrite, a much improved font rendering API, for better than ever reading experience.
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$33 Firefox OS Smartphone Launches In India

By | August 26, 2014 | 4 Comments

$33 Firefox OS Smartphone Launches In IndiaIf you are one of the very few people who lives in India and are eyeing Mozilla’s Firefox OS phone then good news, as the open source organization in collaboration with Intex (India’s phone maker) has launched the Cloud FX, an alternative to the “dumb” phone.

The Cloud FX has a 3.5 inch, 320 x 480 resolution screen, 2 mpx camera and a 1 GHz processor, in addition to that, it supports two SIM cards, a feature that Indian market demands.
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Microsoft Pulls Fake Opera Mini From The Windows Phone Store

By | August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Microsoft Pulls Fake Opera Mini From The Windows Phone StoreApp becomes “Mini Web Browser”

If you’re wondering how tight Microsoft quality / fake apps control in the market place is then look no further than at the fake Opera Mini app, which was available for anyone to download for around 6 months.

Now, after nearly 1000 reviews in the US store alone, it was finally removed.
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Internet Explorer: Try Improved F12 Developer Tools

By | August 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

Internet Explorer: Try Improved F12 Developer ToolsBecomes even more awesome.

With the Windows 8.1 August update (which was supposed to be a much bigger deal and bring the new (aka old school) start menu, the software giant has also included the new F12 developer tools for Internet Explorer 11.

What’s new? Surprisingly, a lot, you can expect new icons and notifications, various console changes (with accurate autocomplete and more), improved in DOM explorer (now there’s a color picker, color wheel, eye dropper, etc.), debugger changes and so much more.
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Improved Chrome Safe Browsing Filter Is Coming

By | August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Improved Chrome Safe Browsing Filter Is ComingAims to block even more malware.

Back in 2013, Google has announced a Safe Browsing filter, which improves user experience by automatically blocking malicious downloads. Now, the search giant has announced additional steps to combat deceptive software.

Starting next week, Google Chrome will also protect users from programs that are disguised as a helpful download, for example: the ones that change your home page or adjust other web browser settings.
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