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Opera announces data breach: stored passwords stolen for 1.7M users

August 31st, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Opera was once a proudly Norwegian browser that was different from the rest in more than just look and feel. Most other browsers used one of three main core components: Microsoft’s, Mozilla’s or WebKit’s.  (WebKit originated from Apple but has now diverged into separate development streams used in browsers like Apple’s Safari, and browsers like […]

How to Restore Recently Closed Tabs in Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Edge

August 4th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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You accidentally closed a tab, then realised you weren’t done with that webpage. Or, you want to open that elusive webpage you visited last week, but you forgot to bookmark it. No worries, you can get your closed tabs back. For each of the five most popular browsers, we’ll show you how to reopen the […]

How to Delete Cookies in the Most Popular Web Browsers on Windows

June 16th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Cookies are small files that websites put on your computer to store small bits of information. A cookie can keep you logged into a website by writing ID information to a cookie file. Cookies can also be used to store the items in your shopping cart. However, not all cookies are used for benign purposes. […]

How to Stop Animated GIFs From Playing in Your Web Browser

June 6th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Animated GIFs can be a fun way to spice up reactions on social media, or get a point across in an article–but they can also be annoying, and take forever to load if you have a slow connection. If you’d rather not see them, here’s how to stop them from automatically animating. Animated GIFs are technically […]

How to Access Mobile Websites Using Your Desktop Browser

May 19th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Many websites offer specific interfaces for smartphones, iPads, and other mobile devices. Whether you need to test mobile websites or you’re just curious to see what they look like, you can access them in your desktop browser. You can do this by changing your browser’s user agent — we’ve previously explained what a browser user […]

47 Keyboard Shortcuts That Work in All Web Browsers

May 10th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Each major web browser shares a large number of keyboard shortcuts in common. Whether you’re using Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, or Opera – these keyboard shortcuts will work in your browser. Each browser also has some of its own, browser-specific shortcuts, but learning the ones they have in common will serve […]

Living With a Chromebook: Can You Live With Just a Chrome Browser?

May 6th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Chromebooks are becoming more popular, with Samsung’s $249 Chromebook garnering solid reviews and decent sales. But a Chromebook still seems a bit scary — how do you live with just a Chrome browser? Is that really enough for a laptop? Chromebooks are laptops that only run the Chrome browser. Actually, they run Chrome OS, which […]

Here’s Why Firefox is Still Years Behind Google Chrome

April 19th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Firefox has a problem. It has fallen behind, with development stalled on the most crucial, most difficult problems. Many of the most significant improvements in Firefox over the past few years have simply been copying changes made in Chrome. We wish Firefox was better, but the reality is that it’s still not as good as […]

How to Install Extensions in Microsoft Edge

April 13th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Microsoft will also be releasing a tool that can easily convert existing Chrome extensions to Edge extensions, as the two are very similar. Firefox’s new extension framework will be much like Chrome’s, too. This Only Works on Insider Preview Builds (For Now) You’ll need to be using the Insider Preview version of Windows 10 to install […]

How to Block Third-Party Cookies in Every Web Browser

February 5th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Internet cookies have been around since the beginning of the web, and for the most part they serve a useful purpose. But while most cookies are fairly innocuous, and even necessary, some are not. We’re talking of course, about third-party cookies, and if you don’t know how to block them on your preferred web browsers, then get […]

Don’t Use Your Antivirus’ Browser Extensions: They Can Actually Make You Less Safe

January 27th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Most antivirus programs–or “security suites”, as they call themselves–want you to install their browser extensions. They promise these toolbars will help keep you safe online, but they usually just exist to make the company some money. Worse yet, these extensions are often hideously vulnerable to attack. Many antivirus toolbars are, at best, just rebranded Ask Toolbar extensions. […]

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