Flock is a social Web Browser based on Mozilla Firefox.So it has support for all the advanced features that you expect from a modern web browser.The Flock is integrated with a lot of social networking websites and blogging tools which means that it’s a dedicated browser for social networking.
Important Features of Flock Web Browser – At a Glance
- Share Pictures, Text, Audio and Video
- View and Share Media through the Media Bar
- Broadcast your activities with FlockCast
- Activate and Manage Blogs
- Track Feeds
- Add ons
Download Flock Web Browser
Install Firefox 4 by using Synaptic Package Manager(SPM)
#1. Open SPM and Click on Settings -> Repositories ->Other Software.
#2. Then,click on +Add(Left,bottom) and enter the following address in APT Line (followed by single Add Source)
#3. Next,close the software sources window and Update the package information by clicking on Reload button(In SPM).
#4. Now,Search for ‘firefox 4’ and mark the package for installation which says – ‘firefox 4.0’.(If it asks for other dependencies then click ok)
#5. Then,click on ‘Apply’ to install firefox 4 beta.Within few minutes the installation will complete.Then go to Applications->Internet->Minefield 4.0 Web Browser(Why Minefield ?? Yeah!! This the code name for experimental version of Mozilla ..for Linux platform).
#6. That’s All…
Installing firefox 4 beta 3 from Command Line
Open Terminal(CTRL+ALT+T) and enter the commands given below
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install firefox-4.0
I hope You enjoyed reading the article..Happy Browsing!!
Epic Web browser has just released – on July 15,2010.Epic is powered by Firefox.Epic came with a lot of exciting features.
Features of Epic Web Browser
Currently Epic is available for Windows only(*.exe) but it’s clearly indicated on the official website(of Epic) that – Epic for Linux and Mac is under development.So we will have to wait for the Epic’s Release -Debian Executable(*.deb) for Ubuntu.
Install Epic Web browser on Ubuntu 10.04/9.10
If you are using Ubuntu and windows in Dual Boot mode(Ubuntu 10.04/9.10 with Windows 7/Vista/XP) Then you can easily install epic on windows 7 for new surfing experience OR you have installed windows on Ubuntu by using Virtual Box then also it’s ok.For others(Those who have installed Ubuntu only) there is a quick ways to use Epic – By using Wine on Ubuntu.If you have installed wine then it’s ok just right click on the file and select ‘open with wine windows program loader’ to begin installation.In the second case,install wine first and then install epic with wine as described above.
First Web Browser for India
Epic is the first web Browser launched by India with the support for many Indian languages(Hindi,Sanskrit,Nepali. and others).Epic is a free,safe and fast web browser developed on the base of Mozilla Firefox.Epic is the only web browser with the in built antivirus program.A lot of free sidebar applications and plugins or Add ons are also available to use.
Important Features of Epic Web Browser
- Antivirus browser
- Flash cookie deletion
- One click Private Data Deletion
- One click Private Browsing
- Warnings for Malicious Websites
- Anti-Phishing Protection
- Tweaked for speed
Download Epic Web Browser
Currently it is available for windows only but it will be available for Linux and Mac soon!!
A screen-shot of Epic Web Browser from Windows 7
Chromium is an Open Source,cross-platform and Free Web Browser;based on Google Chrome.Chromium is developed along with Chromium OS.Chromium project aims to build a faster,safer and more stable browser for all users.In Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) ,you can install chromium in many ways either by using Ubuntu Software Center or Synaptic Package Manager or from command line or manually after downloading debian package or source code but Synaptic Package Manager is recommended for common users.
Install Chromium on Ubuntu 10.04/10.10
#1. Open Ubuntu Software Center OR Synaptic Package Manager.
#2. Then search for “chromium” and in the results click on the row which says Chromium web browser.
#3. Next,click on install and wait for the installation to complete(If you are using Synaptic Package Manager then first mark the box and click on apply to install chromium).
#4. After few minutes the chromium will be installed on your ubuntu computer.You can access it from Applications->Internet->Chromium Web Browser.