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AutoPause for Firefox pauses all non-active tab audio

Most web browsers do not limit media playback to the active tab. In other words, if multiple audio sources are loaded at the same time, you will get audio from all of these; this is often not desired, especially if a background site may play video ads with sounds or something similar while you try to listen to Internet radio, watch a video, or play...

Podstation is a Chrome extension that lets you listen to podcasts and download episodes

I'm a huge fan of radio, and also like listening to talk shows and podcasts. It's always interesting to listen to other people's opinions about my favorite topics. There are many podcast apps on mobile devices, I use the open source app, AntennaPod. On PC, you can use something like gPodder or even use MusicBee. Podstation for Chrome If you want...

Vivaldi 3.5 for Android introduces new privacy and usability features

Vivaldi 3.5 for Android is now available. The new stable version of the Vivaldi web browser for Android introduces new privacy and usability features among other changes. The new mobile browser version is available already, but it may take some time before updates are pushed to user systems because of how updates are delivered via Google Play. Privacy...

Ghacks Deals: The Machine Learning for Beginners Overview Bundle (96% off)

The The Machine Learning for Beginners Overview Bundle is designed for developers who are new to machine learning. The bundle includes three eLearning courses that build-up on each other. Each course includes certification of completion, includes updates, and may be accessed for lifetime. Here is the list of courses included in this bundle: Machine...

Containers Helper improves the usability of Firefox's Containers feature

Containers is probably one of the most underappreciated features of the Firefox web browser. Mozilla launched the feature as a TestPilot experiment back in 2017 before it integrated the functionality natively in the Firefox web browser and releasing the Multi-Account Containers extension. Containers offer a way to separate browsing data, and that leads...

Set the created, modified date and time properties for files and folders with Change Timestamp

You may have moved some files from one hard drive to another or switched computers. When you did that, the timestamps of your files might have been overwritten. Maybe you want your files to have the same date for personal or work related reasons, or maybe your timezone or time settings were incorrect when the files were created. Whatever your reason...

Email client Thunderbird 78.5.1 released

A new version of the open source email client Thunderbird is available. Thunderbird 78.5.1 is a bug fix and security release. The security issue that is addressed has been rated as high, the second highest severity rating after critical. The new version of the email client is already available. Thunderbird users should get it offered to them automatically;...

Here is why some NordVPN specialty servers are not displayed in your client

NordVPN is a popular VPN service that supports a vast number of regions and servers, has a strict no-logging policy, was audited twice in the past two years, and comes with a lot of extra features that you may use when you are a subscriber. One of these features is that so-called specialty servers are available that users may connect to. These connections...

Ghacks Deals: The CompTIA A+, N+, & S+ Certification Prep Bundle (72% off)

The CompTIA A+, N+, & S+ Certification Prep Bundle includes three preparation courses for the CompTIA certificates CompTIA A+ (220-1001 & 220-1002), CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) and CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501). Access is granted for lifetime and updates are included. The required experience level is beginner. Here is the list of included courses:...

Microsoft has a fake extensions problem in its Microsoft Edge Store

Microsoft has a serious problem with fake extensions for its Microsoft Edge web browser that are hosted on the company's own store for the web browser. After the removal of several fake extensions last week, Microsoft once again had to remove a fake extension. Last week, it became known that several fake extensions were removed by Microsoft that were...

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