Posts under Browsers tag.

Website URL Scanners & Link Checker addons for your browser

Most security suites or antivirus software include a link scanner which will scan the URLs of the websites you visit and warn if the link you are about to visit is dangerous. You should always take some precautions before you click […]

World Browser Usage Map – Watch the evolving landscape!

Browsers, browser usage and browser supremacy has always been a hotly discussed topic which has interested Windows users. Now StatCounter has released a new 2 minute video that take you from 2008 to 2012 and illustrates the changing map of […]

Opera 12 released – Offers 64-bit support and more!

Opera 12 for Windows, Mac and Linux has been released. This is the first major version update, after Opera 11 was released in Dec 2011. Good things come to those who wait. We are happy to announce that Opera 12 […]

Download Google Chrome 20 Stable Version for Windows

Update 27th June: Google Chrome 20 has been released and is now available for download. It includes several security fixes. The download links continue to remain the same and have been mentioned at the end of the post. 29th March: […]

Chrome first to fall at Pwn2Own – falls in first five minutes

Within 5 minutes of Pwn2Own contest commencing, Google’s claim to Chrome being un-hackable and the most secure browser was laid to rest. Researchers at the French security outfit VUPEN, said that they targeted Chrome because they wanted to show that Chrome […]

Surf the Internet privately with Browzar

Privacy is the flavor of the season! Every one values privacy on the Internet, but no matter how hard to you try to eliminate your browsing and other online history, temporary internet files, cookies, index.dat file, Flash cookies, etc, you […]

Weblock for Kids: A browser with parental control features

Earlier, we covered Qustodio, a free parental guidance and control program for Windows 7. The program helped parents to monitor their child’s online activities, their participation in social networks, chat programs and their surfing behavior. Similar to it, we have […]

Microsoft announces automatic updates for Internet Explorer

Microsoft has just announced an automatic upgrade process for its browser, Internet Explorer. This was long overdue since the update process was considered to be a mess by many. Microsoft shall test this automatic update process first in Brazil and Australia […]