Tag Archives | Firefox

How To Disable Browser Taskbar Previews

I recently wrote an article about Google Chrome being the latest browser to finally take advantage of the Windows 7 taskbar preview feature for individual tabs. This feature was one of Aero…

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How to Import and Export Bookmarks With Transmute

The import operations that I’ve used when I’ve installed a new browser haven’t gone as well as I would like. But now there is a third party program, Transmute, that will do the importing and exporting for you. It is a snap.

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Microsoft Tweak The Browser Ballot Screen

Microsoft rolled out there browser ballot screen only a couple of weeks ago. For those of you who are not aware, the browser ballot screen is a new update to…

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Google Chrome Grows in February Beating IE and Firefox

These first two months of 2010 may end up being the beginning of a new trend. At the start of the past month, Net Applications site revealed that the Google Chrome browser gained a minor .6% of global usage share in January. Whereas, Firefox and Internet Explorer both dropped market shares during the last month.

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Remember Me? . . . I’m Europe and You Will Open your Windows Operating System to Other Browsers

Now coming in March, European Internet users will be able to vote and decide how to use the Internet at least when it comes to using a browser. Microsoft plans to update Windows 7, XP, and Vista systems with a ballot screen next month that lets users more easily select, if they choose, a browser other than Internet Explorer as the default on Windows-based systems.

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Microsoft Browser Ballot Screen Revealed – Coming Next Week

Microsoft has finally revealed the finished EU Browser Ballot Screen, and it’s set to begin rolling out next week. Microsoft came under fire last year from the EU about shipping…

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Firefox 4.0 Concept Videos Appear

In a recent blog post by Stephen Horlander, a new interface for Firefox 4.0 was shown in two concept videos that match the Ribbon style present in Windows 7. The…

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Windows 7 & Firefox 4.0 GUI Redesign

In mid 2009 we saw the first indications that Mozilla were planning a major redesign of it’s browsers Graphical User Interface for the next major Firefox update – 4.0.  Mozilla…

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As Browser Wars Go … The Winner Is …

As the Browser wars continue to heat up…Firefox is taking a lead in surpassing Internet Explorer as the most popular Browser. The settled lawsuit between Microsoft and the European Union with the former having to give up its entrenched browser in the operating system gives other browsers a fighting chance to get market share.

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Microsoft & EU Settle Antitrust Case – Browser Ballot Screen

Nearly two weeks ago, Microsoft agreed to change the Browser Ballot Screen which allows users to select a browser of their choice to install with their operating system. Microsoft has…

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Firefox Windows 7 Theme

My browser of choice is Google Chrome as it’s so much faster than any other Windows 7 browser, but many users are still using Firefox.  Out of the box Firefox…

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Google Chrome Is The Fastest Browser For Windows 7

Lifehacker have just ‘confirmed’ what I believed to be true, that Google Chrome is the fastest browser available for Windows 7.  Of course for every test there will be someone…

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Programs to Install with Windows 7

You’ve got the box home, you’ve taken the shrink wrap off, and you’ve installed Windows 7 on your computer. Of course, you saved all of your data to DVDs or…

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If Every Windows 7 Came with a Browser Ballot Screen, Which Would You Choose?

  With all of the recent articles and conversation surrounding the browser ballot screen that may come to fruition for Windows 7 versions shipped in Europe, It had me thinking of which…

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Firefox 3.7 Will Add Windows 7 Jumplist Support

Back in May we wrote about Winfox, a 3rd party addon for Firefox that adds Windows 7 Jumplists support.   Firefox 3.7 will add official Windows 7 Jumplist support, allowing…

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Windows 7 Browser Ballot Screen Update

Microsoft have been extremely quiet in recent weeks about their proposed browser ballot screen for Windows 7 users in the EU.  Finally today they made some announcements, as has been…

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New “Browser Ballot” Not Windows 7 Exclusive

New “Browser Ballot” Not Windows 7 Exclusive

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Installing a Browser in Windows 7 E

After the EU’s antitrust case against Microsoft for ‘abusing its dominant position’ in the browsers usage share by bundling Internet Explorer along with Windows 7, Microsoft has decided to ship an “E” version…

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