How To Completely Disable Firefox Tiles (Including Tracking Features)

Here’s how to disable Mozilla Firefox’s ability to track your browsing history. To Disable Mozilla Tiles Completely: Start Firefox and open a new tab. Leave the top URL bar blank Type about:config into the address bar, and click ok to alert message. Type browser.newtab into the search bar. Edit browser.newtab.url by changing it to about:blank. […]

How to Change Your Browser’s Default Search Engine

What’s your default search engine? Firefox and Chrome automatically use Google as the default search provider, and Internet Explorer uses Bing by default. If you don’t like the current default, however, changing the default so that you can use the search provider you prefer takes less than 60 seconds. The instructions below apply to the […]

Firefox Trojan Steals User’s Passwords

Patchy Phisher Forces Firefox to Forego Forgetting Passwords By Andrew Brandt The patch adds a few lines of code, and comments-out other portions of code, that dictate whether Firefox prompts the user to save passwords when he or she logs into a secure site. Before the infection, a default installation of Firefox 3.6.10 would prompt […]

Internet Explorer Security Fix & Web Browser Choice

You may be hearing news reports or rumours to the effect that Microsoft Internet Explorer is once again unsafe to use, due to recently discovered and apparently quite severe vulnerabilities. Although a proper patch has yet to appear, there is a temporary fix from Microsoft, as pictured below, and it’s just a single click away. […]

Supercharge the Internet with Firefox

Fireox, the Browser That Has It All Firefox has security, speed and new features that will change the way you use the Web. The Web is all about innovation, and Firefox 3 sets the pace with dozens of new features, including the smart location bar, one-click bookmarking and blindingly fast performance. • Instant Web Site […]