News

This lists current browser news items — i.e. those items listed on the home page — with the latest items first. This page’s major purpose is to hold recent news­items until they are old enough to be moved to News 2019 News Archive.

For font news, see the Fonts News page.

2019(anchor)

This lists recent news­items which haven’t been updated:

Oracle Java
ViperwareSep 17/2019 ✦ Oracle Java SE 13 JDK: Oracle issued Java 13 (alias 1.13) JDK to add features, fix bugs, & fix security issues. NB: Java JRE no longer exists. morein­stall
CaLibre
Sep 13/2019 ✦ CaLibre 3.48: the CaLibre team updated its eBook software. update
Opera
Sep 13/2019 ✦ Opera 63.0.3368.88 : Opera Software updated Opera to fix bugs & security is­sues. NB: poor brow­ser snif­fers may say Opera 63 is Chrome 76 or a ver­sion of Sa­fa­ri. moremoreup­date
Pale Moon
Sep 12/2019 ✦ Pale Moon 28.7.1: PaleMoon.org updated Pale Moon to fix bugs & se­cu­ri­ty is­sues. NB: poor browser snif­fers may say Pale Moon is Fire­fox 60.9. moreupdate
Thunderbird
Sep 11/2019 ✦ Mozilla Thunderbird 68.1.0: Mozilla updated its email/newsreader pro­gram to fix bugs. moreupdate
Adobe Flash
Sep 10/2019 ✦ Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.255: Adobe updated Flash Player to fix security issues. moreupdateNB: even if you up­date, Adobe may say after a reboot that it must be updated again; also, the list of installed soft­ware may have two Flash Players.
Google Chrome
Sep 10/2019 ✦ Chrome 77.0.3865.75: Google updated Chrome to add features, fix bugs, & fix security is­sues. moreup­dateNB: Chrome 68 and later say http pages are in­se­cure.
Microsoft
Sep 10/2019 ✦ Microsoft: Microsoft is de­ploy­ing its regular monthly update. moreWin­dows Update
Microsoft Office
Sep 10/2019 ✦ Microsoft Office: Microsoft issued non-security updates for some ver­sions of Office. Office Update
SeaMonkey
Sep 4/2019 ✦ Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.49.5: Mozilla updated SeaMonkey to fix bugs & se­cu­ri­ty issues. Users should update. Caution: poor browser snif­fers may say SeaMonkey 2.49.5 is Firefox 52. moremoreget it
Vivaldi Browser
Sep 4/2019 ✦ Vivaldi 2.7.1628.33: Vivaldi updated its brow­ser to fix bugs. NB: poor brow­ser snif­fers may say Vivaldi 2.7 is Chrome 76 or a ver­sion of Sa­fa­ri. moreupdate
JPEGcrop
Sep 3/2019 ✦ JPEGcrop: JPEGclub updated JPEGcrop to add features. up­date
Mozilla Firefox
Sep 3/2019 ✦ Mozilla Firefox 69.0: Mozilla updated FF to add features, fix bugs, & fix security is­sues. moremoreup­date
Mozilla Firefox
Sep 3/2019 ✦ Mozilla Firefox 68.1.0ESR: Mozilla updated FF ESR to fix bugs & security is­sues. moremoreupdate
Mozilla Firefox
Sep 3/2019 ✦ Mozilla Firefox 60.9.0ESR: Mozilla updated FF ESR to fix bugs & security is­sues. moremoreupdate
Browser News
Sep 1/2019 ✦ Browser News: the cBrowser constructor in my public browser sniffer has been updated to recognize the Edge:Chrome browser.
Microsoft Windows 10
Aug 30/2019 ✦ Microsoft Windows 10: Microsoft offers updates for some users of Win­dows 10. moreWin­dows Update
The PHP Group
Aug 30/2019 ✦ PHP 7.1.32: the PHP Group updated PHP 7.1 to fix bugs & security issues. moreupdate
The PHP Group
Aug 29/2019 ✦ PHP 7.3.9: the PHP Group updated PHP 7.3 to fix bugs & security issues. moreupdate
The PHP Group
Aug 29/2019 ✦ PHP 7.2.22: the PHP Group updated PHP 7.2 to fix bugs & security issues. moreupdate
Apple MacOS
Aug 26/2019 ✦ Apple MacOS 10.14: Apple updated MacOS 10.14 to fix se­cu­ri­ty is­sues. more

 

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