Firefox 3 Download Problems?

By | July 23, 2008 | 7 Comments

Firefox 3 Download ProblemsAre you receiving an annoying “This download has been blocked by your Security Zone Policy” error? According to a quote from FirefoxFacts:

Starting in Firefox 3, downloads of executable files (e.g., .exe or .msi) may fail and the Firefox Downloads window will contain this message, under the filename: This download has been blocked by your Security Zone Policy. Continue Reading

Change Opera Theme Color Scheme

By | July 21, 2008 | 0 Comments

Change Opera Theme Color SchemeSince there was a tip on changing Firefox 3 color scheme, this one is for Opera users.
If you are using Opera 9.5 and don’t know this trick yet, you can easily change skin color scheme by following those steps:

Tools > Appearance
Find “Color Scheme” setting in the bottom and play with it.

Change Firefox Theme Color Scheme

By | July 21, 2008 | 1 Comment

Change Firefox Theme Color SchemeAre you tired of your current Firefox skin? It’s so well made that you just don’t want to change it with any other one? How about a small modification?

With Firefox add-on AnyColor 0.2.0 you can change Firefox 3 theme color scheme.

As it says:
A dynamic theme that lets you customize its appearance on the fly.

Visit AnyColor 0.2.0 Add-on Page

Via FirefoxFacts

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How to Increase the Maximum Number of Tabs on Opera Mobile 9.5

By | July 21, 2008 | 0 Comments

How to Increase the Maximum Number of Tabs on Opera Mobile 9.5Haavard yet again posted a great tip. This one tells you how you can change the maximum opened tabs limit in Opera Mobile 9.5. As he writes:

To increase the number of allowed tabs, go to opera:config, and set “Maximum Allowed Tabs” to the number of your choice (you may have to restart Opera).

That’s it.

Internet Explorer Loses. Firefox, Safari and Opera Gains (June 08)

By | July 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

2008 June Browsers Market Share ResultsYet another month passed by and it’s time to check how’s your favorite browser doing. On June, Firefox 3 and Opera 9.5 final versions were released. Did release increased those browsers market share? Let’s find out.

Internet Explorer continues its tradition to lose market share. This time it decreased by 0.74%, from 73.75% to 73.01%. Continue Reading

Firefox 3.0.1 Released

By | July 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

Firefox 3.0.1It’s been a month since Firefox 3 Final release. After few security glitches, today Mozilla released Firefox 3.0.1 which fixes 3 security advisories:

Crash with malformed GIF file on Mac OS X
Command-line URLs launch multiple tabs when Firefox not running
Remote code execution by overflowing CSS reference counter

If you haven’t received a notification about available update yet, you can update your browser by clicking “Check for Updates” in the “Help” menu or just download it here.

Opera Mobile 9.5 Beta Released

By | July 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

Opera Mobile 9.5 BetaAfter a short delay, the 1st and long awaited Beta of Opera Mobile 9.5 was just released. So far, this release works with Windows Mobile only and Symbian support will be added in the upcoming (or final) build(s).
What’s new in it? Well, since Opera Mobile 9.5 is now using Presto rendering engine, it’s much faster, “more than 2.5 times faster than Internet Explorer Mobile” as they claim. Other changes include: Continue Reading

Firefox 2.0.0.16 Released

By | July 16, 2008 | 5 Comments

Firefox 2.0.0.16Although Firefox 3 is the latest stable release, Mozilla will continue releasing Firefox 2.x branch security updates until mid-December, 2008. This release fixes the following security issues:

Command-line URLs launch multiple tabs when Firefox not running
Remote code execution by overflowing CSS reference counter

Download Firefox 2.0.0.16

From IE7 Team Ex-Employer: Firefox is Better

By | July 16, 2008 | 1 Comment

Internet ExplorerSo there’s a guy who used to work on Microsoft Internet Explorer team. Although it’s not so easy to say that, he admits that Firefox 3 is better than IE7. After playing with Firefox 3, he says:

When I use IE now, it feels slow and poorly put together.

You may read his post here.

Will be Back Shortly

By | July 14, 2008 | 6 Comments

Just to let you know, I’ll be staying in the hospital for x days from tomorrow, so yes, no news. Sorry.

Nothing serious though, something with my heart and stomach. Once “illness” or something is diagnosed, they should fix those body “bugs” and I’ll be back online :-)

Update: I’m back.