Month: June 2016

Firefox 49: Simplify Page improves printing

A new feature has been added to Firefox 49 by Mozilla which improves the native printing process by utilizing the browser's reader mode. If you want to print web pages in Firefox currently, you either end up with elements on the printout that you don't require, …

Google Data Saver for Firefox

Google DataSaver Proxy is a Firefox add-on that brings Google's popular data compression technology to the Mozilla browser. Google launched a data compression proxy for Chrome on Android in 2013, and has since then brought the technology as a browser extension to desktop versions of the …

Turn off Windows 10 Features

Microsoft operating systems ship with features, several of them enabled by default, that many Windows users may not need when it comes to running the computer. These features are enabled for compatibility purposes, and while that is a good thing, may use memory, cpu cycles, or …

MS16-072 may break Group Policy configurations

Microsoft released 16 security bulletins as part of the June 2016 Patch Day of which one, MS16-072, is causing serious issues on some computer configurations. The security update patches a vulnerability in Windows that could result in elevation of privilege during a man in the middle …

Google Maps update brings sharper satellite imagery

Time-saver edition LG V10 review Google Maps satellite imagery has received a major boost in quality. Thanks to the new Landsat 8 satellite, the images are now sharper with better color. Landsat 8 was launched into orbit in 2013 by USGS and NASA to replace Landsat …

OnePlus 3 launch gets a slight delay in the UK

Time-saver edition Samsung Galaxy S7 review The OnePlus 3 enjoyed warm reception both from critics and users. The removal of the invite system also helped a bit, but it also appears to result in issues with the phone's delivery to customers, or at least in the …

Oppo R9 successor 'R9S' said to be coming later this year

Time-saver edition HTC 10 review Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo is preparing to launch a successor to its R9 smartphone sometime later this year, according to reports out of Taiwan. Allegedly dubbed R9S, the device is said to feature R9-like thin metal body. Oppo R9 Reports also …

After TENAA, vivo X7 spotted on GFXBench

Time-saver edition Samsung Galaxy S7 review After being certified by Chinese telecommunication authority TENAA, vivo's upcoming X7 smartphone has now been spotted on GFXBench benchmarking website. The listing reveals 5.2-inch full HD display and Qualcomm SOC with octa-core 1.8GHz CPU (SD652). Other specs that the listing …

Twitter will let you put stickers on the photos you upload

Time-saver edition Xiaomi Mi 5 review Stickers are all the rage these days, haven't you heard? Whether on Snapchat or other messaging and communication services, stickers are being used more and more. And Twitter has apparently figured this out as well. So, naturally, it's adding stickers …

Ping Indicator: A GNOME Shell Extension

If you want a simple realtime indicator showing ping result on your top panel in GNOME, then Ping Indicator (by trifonovkv) is exactly the Shell extension for you. It's really simple, just always show you a realtime value of a ping command to a specific destination. …

Top 5 Best Video Editing Software for Linux In 2016

Brief: Tiwo discusses the best video editors for Linux, their pros and cons and the installation method for Ubuntu-based distros in this article. We have discussed best photo management applications for Linux, best code editors for Linux in similar articles in the past. Today we shall …