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Improving Gnome experience

I’m a fan of esthetically beautiful technological things and my desktop makes no exception. As you know, I’ve been using Gnome Shell for years, I like it, it’s beautiful, minimal and coherent, in the sense that all the on-purpose designed application looks all the same. 451 more words


It's not just your browser: Your machine can be fingerprinted easily

Anonymity just got harder

13 Jan 2017 at 02:56, Richard Chirgwin

It just got a lot harder to evade browser fingerprinting: a bunch of boffins have worked out how to fingerprint the machine behind the browser, using only information provided by browser features. 218 more words

InstaPaper Adds a Firefox Extension

InstaPaper has added a Firefox extension. “Today we’re launching an official Instapaper extension for Firefox! We’ve been getting a lot of requests from Firefox users to build an extension to match the ones we offer for Chrome, Opera and Safari. 14 more words

Tweaks & Updates

When Did the Browser Become the Next OS?

“We view the Internet as the fourth desktop operating system we have to support after Windows, MacOS, and DOS.” That quote was from an executive at McAfee, and DOS gives it away that it was spoken back in 1996.With the announcement that Google will develop a quick-start operating system by next year for instant-on netbooks, I thought it might be interesting to take a trip down memory lane and remind us how we have gotten to the point where the browser has become the next OS, and probably now moving into first place rather than fourth.Of course, the smarmy retort to Google’s announcement is that we already have a quick-start, ultra-reliable Web OS, it is called OS X and my MacBook takes about five seconds from when I open the lid to when I can be surfing the Web. 902 more words

Mozilla's New Logo

Mozilla has decided to give their simple text logo an upgrade. Mozilla is a non-profit organization with an everlasting goal to make the web better for all of us. 35 more words


Microsoft Edge - Is there a new browser war going on?

Today, I started Chrome, yes even as a Microsoft only person I sometimes am I sinner!

Then Edge gives me a learn more popup.

Clicking on… 37 more words


Mozilla gives itself a new look

Mozilla is setting itself up for a big year ahead. The organization’s flagship Firefox browser, for example, is about to get a brand-new rendering engine… 336 more words