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14h37 23  janvier
Mozilla ends the Promoted Firefox Add-ons Program
Martin Brinkmann
Mozilla Add-ons Product Manager Jorge Villalobos announced the end of Mozillaís Promoted Add-ons pilot for the Firefox web browser on January 21, 2021. The organization decided not to move forward and make & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Mozilla ends the Promoted Firefox Add-ons...
12h12 23  janvier
Thunderbird will use multiple processes in the future
Martin Brinkmann
If you are using the Nightly version of the Thunderbird email client, called Thunderbird Daily, then you may have noticed that recent versions of Thunderbird Daily use multiple processes. Stable and Beta & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Thunderbird will use multiple processes in...
11h42 23  janvier
TitleBarBattery displays your laptopís battery percentage in every window
Ashwin
If there is one thing that laptop users worry about constantly, itís the deviceís battery life. Many users keep their computer plugged in at all times for work gaming purposes. But sometimes you & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post TitleBarBattery displays your laptopís battery...
06h53 23  janvier
First non-final Tabs redesign courtesy of Proton lands in Firefox Nightly
Martin Brinkmann
Mozilla is working on a Firefox design refresh under the codename Proton. The project is in its early stages but the general plan appears to be to refresh pretty much any user & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post First non-final Tabs redesign courtesy of Proton lands in Firefox Nightly...
12h18 22  janvier
Favicons may be used to track users
Martin Brinkmann
Security researchers of the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered a new method to track Internet users that is persistent across sessions, even if users clear cookies and the browsing cache. & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Favicons may be used to track users appeared...
06h51 22  janvier
Run tasks automatically, monitor your email inbox, and run web searches with TaskRunner
Ashwin
Automating things that you do frequently can aid you in becoming more productive. There are a few good programs that you can choose for this purpose such as RoboIntern or System Scheduler. TaskRunner & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Run tasks automatically, monitor your email inbox...
06h04 22  janvier
Microsoft Edge 88 Stable is a security update that drops FTP and Flash support
Martin Brinkmann
Microsoft released a new stable version of its Chromium-based Edge web browser on January 21, 2021. Microsoft Edge 88 is a security and feature update that introduces several new features and changes & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft Edge 88 Stable is a security update...
14h22 21  janvier
Google improves the password management feature in Chrome 88
Martin Brinkmann
Google released a new stable version of the companyís Chrome web browser to the public this week. Chrome 88 fixed security issues and removed Adobe Flash among other things. Google improved the & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Google improves the password management feature in...
13h18 21  janvier
Ghacks Deals: Heimdal Thor Award Winning Security Programs
Martin Brinkmann
Heimdal Security has created several security products under the Thor umbrella; all of these are available currently as a deal on Ghacks Deals. Heimdal Thor Vigilance is an antivirus solution that protects the & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Ghacks Deals: Heimdal Thor Award...
11h44 21  janvier
HashPass is an unconventional password generator that hashes text and converts them to strong passwords
Ashwin
Password managers make our lives easier, and online identities a little safer. The best part is that they create complex passwords and you donít have to remember those. Password managers like KeePass & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post HashPass is an unconventional password generator...
06h36 21  janvier
Firefox for Android is still miles away from full extension support
Martin Brinkmann
When Mozilla launched the redesigned Firefox mobile browser for Android, codename Fenix, in 2020, it knew that the new browser did not support all the features of the previous one. The organization & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox for Android is still miles away from full...
16h18 20  janvier
Ghacks Deals: The Premium Learn to Code 2021 Certification Bundle (98% off)
Martin Brinkmann
The Premium Learn to Code 2021 Certification Bundle includes 27 courses that teach you how to code and cover various aspects of coding. Programming languages that are covered in the bundle include & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Ghacks Deals: The Premium Learn to Code 2021...
14h47 20  janvier
NeeView is an open source image viewer that displays two images simultaneously like pages from a book
Ashwin
Most image viewer programs allow you to view one image at a time. Iím not talking about thumbnails, but a larger view of the pictures. If you want to browse your photo & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post NeeView is an open source image viewer that displays two images simultaneously...
08h54 20  janvier
Brave update introduces IPFS support, but what does that mean?
Martin Brinkmann
Brave released an update for the companyís Brave web browser on January 19, 2021. The major feature of Brave 1.19 is support for IPFS, the Interplanetary File System protocol. Many users donít & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Brave update introduces IPFS support, but what does that...
06h39 20  janvier
Google Chrome 88 is a security update and the first Chrome version without Flash
Martin Brinkmann
Google released Chrome 88 for all supported operating systems, the desktop platforms Windows, Linux and Mac, for Android and Chrome OS, on January 19, 2021. The release is a security update that & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Google Chrome 88 is a security update and the first...
17h56 19  janvier
Firefox to support the printing of multiple pages per sheet
Martin Brinkmann
Mozillaís Firefox web browser will soon support the printing of multiple pages per sheet. The new functionality is available in Firefox Nightly, the development edition of the Firefox web browser, already and & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox to support the printing of...
11h45 19  janvier
Firefox 85 remembers the last used bookmarks folder and gets other bookmarking improvements
Martin Brinkmann
Firefox 85 Stable will be released next week, and the browser includes a number of new features and improvements. We looked at the browserís new network partitioning feature, support for importing passwords & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox 85 remembers the last used...
06h18 19  janvier
easyGestures N is a user-friendly, mouse gesture navigation extension for Firefox
Ashwin
Gesturefy and FoxyGestures are incredible add-ons which allow you to control your browser with the mouse. The gestures do take some time to get used to; if you want something simpler, you & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post easyGestures N is a user-friendly, mouse gesture navigation...
15h34 18  janvier
Cosmonium is an open source 3D astronomy and space exploration software
Ashwin
Star gazing can be a relaxing experience, and you donít need telescopes or planetariums to learn more about the mysteries of Space. You can explore galaxies that are far, far away, right & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Cosmonium is an open source 3D astronomy and space exploration...
11h39 18  janvier
Firefox 85 supports the import of KeePass and Bitwarden passwords
Martin Brinkmann
The next stable version of the Firefox web browser supports the import of passwords from the password managers KeePass and Bitwarden, and password managers that use the same format. Current stable versions & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Firefox 85 supports the import of KeePass...
05h55 18  janvier
DuckDuckGo Search Engineís rise continues as it hits 100 million search queries for the first time
Martin Brinkmann
Privacy-first search engine DuckDuckGoís year was productive in 2020. The search engine managed to increase daily search queries significantly in 2020 and 2021 is already looking to become another record year as & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post DuckDuckGo Search Engineís rise...
14h33 17  janvier
Google Images Restored restores the classic Google Images web interface
Martin Brinkmann
Google Images Restored is an extension for Chromium-based and Firefox-based web browsers that restores the classic Google Images web interface and its functionality. Google started to tinker with the interface on Google & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Google Images Restored...
14h06 17  janvier
Files is an open source Windows 10 file manager app that supports tabs, dual-pane view
Ashwin
While we wait for Microsoft to deliver a modern Windows Explorer, an alternative app is already available on the official store and on GitHub. The program is called Files, and is an & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Files is an open source Windows 10 file manager app that supports...
07h49 17  janvier
Facebook on Desktop redirecting to Messenger
Martin Brinkmann
Iím using Facebook for work predominantly, e.g. to post new article links on the site to the users who follow Ghacks on Facebook. Today, I noticed that I could not access the & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Facebook on Desktop redirecting to Messenger appeared first on gHacks...
14h30 16  janvier
Windows 10 privacy software Privatezilla update brings analysis mode
Martin Brinkmann
A new version of the Windows 10 privacy tool Privatezilla has been released this week; the new version comes with an improved analysis feature that reveals configured and not configured settings when & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Windows 10 privacy software Privatezilla update...
13h43 16  janvier
Save a list of your folderís contents, and use it to search for files with InDeep File List Maker
Ashwin
If youíre archiving data to an external drive, or if youíre just a data hoarder, it may be wise to save a record of the contents. Sure, you could use tools like & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Save a list of your folderís contents, and use it to search for files with InDeep File...
07h24 16  janvier
Sync and other features may stop working in some Chromium browsers in March 2021
Martin Brinkmann
Third-party Chromium web browsers will lose Sync functionality and other functionality as Google will limit access to private Chrome APIs starting on March 15, 2021. Google announced the plan to limit access & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Sync and other features may stop...
14h35 15  janvier
Eve Reader is an open source EPUB reader for Windows and Linux
Ashwin
EBooks are an amazing way to relax, I always have my Kindle eReader nearby, so I can read a chapter or two when I need to take a break. But, Iím not & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Eve Reader is an open source EPUB reader for Windows and Linux appeared first on gHacks Technology...
13h09 15  janvier
Use F7 in File Explorer to move downloaded files to another location
Martin Brinkmann
MoveFileHere is a handy program for Microsoft Windows devices to move the newest file from the operating systemís downloads folder to the active folder in File Explorer. The developer of the program & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Use F7 in File Explorer to move downloaded files...
06h10 15  janvier
Wine 6.0 is out with better Direct3D support and other improvements
Martin Brinkmann
The team behind Wine, a compatibility layer to run Windows applications and games on systems such as Linux or Mac OS, has released Wine 6.0 to the public. Downloads, a compatibility database, & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Wine 6.0 is out with better Direct3D support and other...
13h26 14  janvier
Copy and move files faster, manage multiple tasks efficiently with Copy Handler
Ashwin
Windows Explorerís file copy function is a decent option for most users. If youíre a power user and want more control over the operation, you can use third party tools like TeraCopy. & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Copy and move files faster, manage multiple tasks efficiently with...
13h10 14  janvier
Ghacks Deals: Babbel Language Learning: Lifetime Subscription (All Languages) (55% off)
Martin Brinkmann
Babble is a popular service when it comes to the learning of languages. The lifetime deal gives you access to all 14 languages that Babbel supports. These are: Spanish (Spain) German Italian & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Ghacks Deals: Babbel Language Learning: Lifetime...
12h57 14  janvier
First screenshot and video of Windows 10X for single-screen devices leaked
Martin Brinkmann
A first screenshot of Microsoftís upcoming Windows 10X edition of the companyís Windows 10 operating system has been posted today on Twitter. The screenshot shows the operating systemís taskbar and Start on & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post First screenshot and video of Windows 10X...
06h25 14  janvier
Microsoft increases OneDriveís maximum file size to 250 Gigabytes
Martin Brinkmann
Microsoft announced yesterday that it raised the file size limit of its OneDrive file storage platform to 250 Gigabytes per uploaded file for all Microsoft 365 customers. The previous limit was 100 & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft increases OneDriveís maximum file size to...
14h52 13  janvier
Tweak Windows 10 with WinSlap
Martin Brinkmann
WinSlap is a free open source program for Microsoftís Windows 10 operating system to quickly modify system settings and tweak the system. Designed for use right after installation on first use, it & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Tweak Windows 10 with WinSlap appeared first on...
13h52 13  janvier
Tagcomplete is a freeware tool that tags songs automatically using a community built database
Ashwin
Having your music library tagged properly can be very helpful. Whether youíre in the mood for a particular genre or artist, or you just want to keep things nice ang organized, tags & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Tagcomplete is a freeware tool that tags songs automatically using...
06h09 13  janvier
How to browse hashtags on YouTube
Martin Brinkmann
Google introduced a change to its YouTube video site this week that brings dedicated hashtag pages to the site. Hashtags are used by video publishers to label content; a tech video could & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post How to browse hashtags on YouTube appeared first on gHacks...
19h55 12  janvier
Ghacks Deals: BitDegree Academy AWS Online Courses & Practice Exams
Martin Brinkmann
BitDegree Academy AWS Online Courses & Practice Exams is an eLearning course that teaches you core AWS concepts and preps you to pass the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification exam. Here is & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Ghacks Deals: BitDegree Academy AWS Online Courses...
18h41 12  janvier
Microsoft Windows Security Updates January 2021 overview
Martin Brinkmann
Today is the first patch day of the year 2021. Microsoft released security updates and non-security updates for the companyís Windows operating system and other company products such as Microsoft Office. In & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft Windows Security Updates January...
13h41 12  janvier
Thunderbird 78.6.1 is a security and bug fix update
Martin Brinkmann
Thunderbird 78.6.1 has been released on January 11, 2021. The new version of the open source cross-platform email client fixes a single critical security issue (the same that affected the Firefox browser & Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Thunderbird 78.6.1 is a security and bug fix...