Opera Browser 69 Adds Twitter in a Sidebar

· Andrew Orr · Cool Stuff Found

In an update to Opera, version 69 adds Twitter built into a sidebar for users. This is the latest in social media integrations the company added to its browser, following Instagram, Telegram, Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and VKontakte. Opera also includes a VPN and crypto wallet, making it an all-in-one tool instead of “just” a browser for the web. Other new features include a weather widget on the start page, improved visual tab cycles, improvements to Workspaces, and more. You can download it on macOS here.

Opera Browser 69 Adds Twitter in a Sidebar

Premium Firefox Services Coming, CEO Confirms

· Andrew Orr · News

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Mozilla Corporation CEO Chris Beard said on Friday that premium Firefox features will come in the future, like a VPN and secure cloud storage.

Private Browsing Mode isn't Just for Porn

· Jeff Gamet · How-To

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Not sure why you might need to use private browsing mode in Safari, Firefox, or Chrome on your Mac? Here’s how to enable the feature, and some ideas on how it can help online.

How to Disable Autoplay Videos in Google Chrome

· Jeff Gamet · Quick Tip

Disable autoplay videos on websites in Google Chrome

Apple made it easy to block videos that autoplay on websites in Safari on macOS High Sierra and you can do the same in Google Chrome, too.

Want to Dive Into a 3D LEGO Star Wars World? Check Out The Last Jedi 360 Experience

· Jeff Gamet · Cool Stuff Found

LEGO and Star Wars are a pretty awesome combination, and one of their newest games takes that to a wonderfully fun new level with a virtual reality experience. The game is called The Last Jedi 3D Experience and it lets you build ships the Resistance and First Order use in their battle for control of the galaxy. The game plays in a web browser so you don’t need to install any special apps, and if you have Google Cardboard or View-Master VR for your iPhone it’s over-the-top cool. The Last Jedi 3D Experience is free and you can check out the game at the LEGO website.

Want to Dive Into a 3D LEGO Star Wars World? Check Out The Last Jedi 360 Experience

iOS: Turning Off Safari Suggestions

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

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This Quick Tip is about turning off Safari Suggestions, those top results that’ll appear within Safari on your iPad or iPhone to offer you, say, App Store content based on your search. Find those as irritating as Melissa Holt does? Then let’s stop them!

Avoid Endless Scrolling: How to Quickly Return to the Top of a Page in iOS

· Jim Tanous · Quick Tip

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Have you ever scrolled all the way to the bottom of a long webpage or list on your iPhone, only to realize that you need to return to the top? You could start rapidly swiping your finger on the screen to scroll back up to the top, or you could use a handy little trick to instantly jump to the beginning. Mac Geek Gab listener Scott provides today’s Quick Tip that every iOS user should know.