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How to Enable Firefox 81’s Colourful New ‘Alpenglow’ Theme

How to Enable Firefox 81’s Colourful New ‘Alpenglow’ Theme

Mozilla has introduced a new “Alpenglow” interface theme to Firefox as part of its version 81 update. Unlike the traditional light and dark themes desktop users are likely familiar with, Alpenglow adds a nice pop of orange and purple to your browser window, with hues that change dynamically based on…

Scan Websites for Annoying Data Trackers With ‘Blacklight’

Scan Websites for Annoying Data Trackers With ‘Blacklight’

Blocking website trackers is easy. Several popular web browsers block ads and trackers by default, and there are plenty of third-party apps and browser add-ons that can fill in the gaps where needed. But have you ever wondered what, exactly, these helpful tools are actually blocking?

Yes, You Should Quit Using Google Chrome

Yes, You Should Quit Using Google Chrome

Is it time to stop using Chrome? We’re certainly ready to put the resource-hogging browser out to pasture, especially given the recent news that a hopeful fix from Microsoft for Chrome’s memory-hogging issues has been thwarted by Google itself.