Browser News

Something for the weekend?

November 21st, 2009

Isn’t it nice getting builds? So nice in fact we thought you might want one for the weekend! 😉 The main fix here is to DSK-271546 (After signing up for a new account, Opera isn’t automatically logged in after restart), so please make sure this is working for you. Thanks in advance for the testing!…

Unite fixes and Opera Link

November 20th, 2009

We’re continuing our polishing of Opera 10.10, so here’s a new build with some important fixes. Opera Link should be working without having to log in every time you start Opera. We have also fixed a crash in the Unite setup wizard, and fixed a bug where the Unite password is remembered even if “remember…

Take the Mozilla Security Quiz on Facebook!

November 20th, 2009

This afternoon, we’re excited to release a brand new Mozilla application on Facebook. The app is a 5 question quiz designed to teach users some quick tips about how to stay safe online. At the end of the quiz, you’ll be prompted to go check out our newly refreshed security page on the Mozilla website….

Faster photo sharing, and more

November 19th, 2009

Here’s another Unite build for you to test. This time we have worked on making image generation in the Photo Sharing application faster (DSK-271038), and as you can see there are a few other tweaks as well. Give it a spin, and let us know if you find any regressions since the previous build. Download…

Announcing the Chromium OS Open Source Project

November 19th, 2009

Today we released Chromium OS, the open source project behind Google Chrome OS. Google Chrome OS is an operating system that is intended for people who spend most of their time on the web. It aims to provide a computing experience that is fast, simple and secure. The Chromium OS project as you’ll see it…

An Early Look At IE9 for Developers

November 18th, 2009

We’re just about a month after the Windows 7 launch, and wanted to show an early look at some of the work underway on Internet Explorer 9. At the PDC today, in addition to demonstrating some of the progress on performance and interoperable standards, we showed how IE and Windows will make the power of…

Firefox Beta 3.6 (revision 3) now available for download

November 18th, 2009

Editor’s note: Mozilla released Firefox 3.6 beta 3 on Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Check out the Mozilla Developer News announcement reposted below for more details. Last night the Mozilla community released Firefox 3.6 Beta 3, making it available for free download and issuing an update for all Firefox 3.6 beta users. This update contains over…

Opera HQ RC 3

November 17th, 2009

At the Opera HQ we are feverishly working to fix all bad issues! The new RC build fixes a few more issues with not restarting Unite properly. Also, it addresses some more Unite problems and includes performance improvements. For Linux users, there are some fixes for the systray! As usual, we appreciate any reports about…

Sunday build

November 15th, 2009

Hey Several people have mentioned that when restarting Opera the Unite applications do not restart. We have a possible fix.. So please take it for a spin and see if it caused any regressions. Download Windows MSI / Windows Classic Macintosh (Universal) / Macintosh (Intel-only) UNIX/Linux

My Favorite IE Add-on: Mouse Gestures by Ralph Hare

November 14th, 2009

I spend a lot of time dealing with problems users encounter when using Internet Explorer. As a result, when I write about add-ons, I’m usually talking about misbehaving code that is wrecking the browser. However, it’s not all doom-and-gloom out there, and I’m delighted to share my favorite browser add-on with you. I first came…