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2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

The 2013 About.com Readers’ Choice Awards will showcase the best products, features and services in dozens of categories. Readers’ Choice includes multiple channels ranging from technology to hobbies to parenting. Nominations will be accepted starting Jan. 14, 2013. Voting will take place from Feb. 19 through March 19 with winners announced March 27.

Everything You Need To Know About Web Browser Security

A wealth of information on web browser security, including information on security flaws, critical browser updates, and how to keep yourself safe and secure while avoiding spyware, malware, and viruses when browsing the Internet.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Firefox 16 for Windows

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Firefox 16 for Windows.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Google Chrome for Windows

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome for Windows.

Buzzdock Ads

The Buzzdock browser add-on has been classified by many as a form of adware, as it silently injects advertisements into many highly trafficked websites as well as the search results of popular engines such as Google.

2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

The 2012 About.com Readers’ Choice Awards will showcase the best products, features and services in dozens of categories. Readers’ Choice includes multiple channels ranging from technology to hobbies to parenting. Nominations will be accepted starting Jan. 18, 2012. Voting will take place from Feb. 22 through March 21 with winners announced March 30.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Firefox 9 for Linux

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Firefox 9 for Linux.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Firefox 9 for OS X

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Mozilla Firefox 9 for OS X.

The History of Mozilla's Firefox Web Browser

A detailed history of Mozilla's Firefox web browser, dating back to its first beta release.

How To Avoid Downloading Bad Browsers

A thorough guide to determining which free web browser downloads are safe and secure.

PDF Files + Internet Explorer = Trouble for Windows Users

A detailed description of a security flaw that can affect Windows users of Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader who use Internet Explorer as their web browser.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Internet Explorer 9

A comprehensive list of keyboard and mouse shortcuts for Internet Explorer 9.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Firefox 6 for Windows

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Mozilla Firefox 6 for Windows.

Keyboard Shortcuts - Firefox 5 for Windows

A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Mozilla Firefox 5 for Windows.

How to Manage Browsing History and Other Private Data

A detailed description of private data components in your Web browser and how to manage them. This data includes browsing history, cache, cookies, and more.

Mozilla Executives: Why Firefox 4 Will Blow You Away

With the official release of Firefox 4 set for March 22, I had the opportunity to interview two of the people responsible for the browser reaching this point: Johnathan Nightingale, Director of Firefox Engineering and Mike Beltzner, Director of Firefox at Mozilla Corporation. We discussed Firefox’s past, present, and future, along with some of today’s hot browser topics including the mobile market and cloud computing.

browser.display.use_document_colors

browser.display.use_document_colors is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.display.use_document_colors Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify whether Firefox displays colors (background, text, etc.) coded within Web pages and other documents or whether it renders the predefined or user-defined colors set within the browser itself.

browser.display.foreground_color

browser.display.foreground_color is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.display.foreground_color Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify the foreground color that is displayed for Web pages that do not already have one defined within their code.

browser.visited_color

browser.visited_color is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.visited_color Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify the color of links that you have already visited within a Web page.

browser.anchor_color

browser.anchor_color is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.anchor_color Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify the color of unvisited links within a Web page.

browser.underline_anchors

browser.underline_anchors is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.underline_anchors Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify whether or not text links within Web pages are underlined.

browser.chrome.site_icons

browser.chrome.site_icons is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.chrome.site_icons Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify whether or not the browser displays site icons, also known as favicons, in several locations within the browser. This includes the address bar, the tab bar, as well as within your Bookmarks.

browser.display.background_color

browser.display.background_color is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.display.background_color Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify the background color that is displayed for Web pages that do not already have one defined within their code.

browser.chrome.toolbar_tips

browser.chrome.toolbar_tips is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.chrome.toolbar_tips Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to toggle tooltips, also known as rollover text, on and off within the browser.

browser.backspace_action

browser.backspace_action is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.backspace_action Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify what function their backspace button will perform within the browser window.

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