Google Chrome 64-bit arrives as Beta for Windows 8, Windows 7

Chrome logo - Google Chrome 64-bit arrives as Beta for Windows 8, Windows 7

Even though we already have 64 bit versions of operating system installed on our PCs, majority of them being the Microsoft Windows. But we are yet to get 64 bit version of most of the applications that we use on our PCs and majority of them just run with their 32 bit counterpart. Google chrome … Read moreGoogle Chrome 64-bit arrives as Beta for Windows 8, Windows 7

How to disable Firefox inbuilt PDF viewer

Default Firefox PDF viewer setting

If you are a Firefox user, you may have noticed that Firefox has an inbuilt PDF viewer right in the browser itself, which lets you view PDF files on the web easily without installing tools like Acrobat Reader  or Foxit Reader. But often, you may wish to use feature rich tools like Acrobat reader as … Read moreHow to disable Firefox inbuilt PDF viewer

Google Chrome update brings better battery life, Do not track

Chrome logo - Google Chrome update brings better battery life, Do not track

Chrome-logoGoogle has updated its Chrome browser to version 23 which brings some new features in addition to usual bug fixes. The notable features that come with this new chrome release include extended battery life for Windows users and Do not track feature.

Google claims to have 25% longer battery life  with the latest chrome update update by using GPU-accelerated video decoding feature to save battery power during video playback in the browser helping computers use less CPU computing power during video playback. It should be kept in mind that battery life is improved only if the System is having a dedicated GPU and not the shared GPU (which is majority of the entry level systems where GPU shares the CPU power and no dedicated GPU is available).

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Mozilla pulls out Firefox 16 due to Security Vulnerability

firefox logo e1349946315172 - Mozilla pulls out Firefox 16 due to Security Vulnerability

firefox-logoFirefox 16 was released just a day ago by Mozilla and was available for download from the Mozilla Public Servers. But today Mozilla pulled out Firefox 16 from their servers after a Security Vulnerability was discovered in Firefox 16. They are working on a fix and plan to ship updates tomorrow. At the moment, Firefox 16 is temporarily removed from the current installer page and  you can only download Firefox 15.0.1 from their servers.

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LastPass App for Windows 8 released

Windows 8 LastPass - LastPass App for Windows 8 released

One the best and favorite password management tool Lastpass has released its app for Windows 8 and is now available in now available in the Windows Store. As most of you already know that the latest operating system of Microsoft is slated to a October 26 release and we are hoping that every popular application on Windows platform will be releasing its app for Windows 8.

Windows 8 LastPass

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