Official : Kim Jong-il does NOT use Firefox

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] Mozilla has a nifty looking downloads map which breaks down all the Firefox 3 downloads country by country.  Download Squad previously commented that Turkmenistan was letting the side down with seven downloads but they must have seen the article and got all embarrassed because they suddenly picked up speed […]

Firefox 3 about to hit 8 MILLION downloads!

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] According to Mozilla’s official live downloads page, Firefox 3 is about to hit 8 million downloads (at the time of writing this, it was at around 7.9 million and rising VERY fast).   This is in the first 24 hours of its release. According to the page, this translates to […]

Find MORE websites to read with inSuggest

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] A while back, I wrote about the RSS feeds that I use to look for stories.    Well I have now come across another potential source of new online information, albeit a slower, more laborious one. inSuggest is a service that scans your Del.icio.us bookmarks, and based on the sites […]

Firefox Mobile Concept

The following video shows an interesting demo of an experimental user interface for a future mobile version of Firefox. This is well worth the watch for those of you who are anxiously waiting for a good browser to be released on their favorite mobile platform. Yes, yes, I know, the browser on the iPhone already […]

Google dumps Firefox Browser Sync

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] One of the extensions that will NOT be graduating with the Firefox class of 2008 will be Google Browser Sync after the company decided to consign it to the internet graveyard. It seems the team responsible for its development has “moved onto other projects” (is that like a politician […]

Tuesday 17th June : D-Day for Firefox 3

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] Mozilla has finally announced the release date for Firefox 3 – Tuesday June 17th – 5 days from now. Mark it in your calendars folks! It’s taken 34 months to develop Firefox 3 and anticipation is high. I tried out one of the preview versions when I was helping […]

Delicious 2.0 – where is it?

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] In what must be the biggest tease ever on the internet (9 months and counting), the new Delicious 2.0 is still not available, leading me to believe that one of the following scenarios applies : Delicious is missing, perhaps dead. Delicious has been put into deep stasis and blasted […]