Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in



Find the best new extensions, plug-ins and add-ons for popular browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Safari. Plus, stay up on all the latest browser news.


From maintenance utilities and image editing software to security tools and torrent clients, these are the very best free Windows apps.


Whether you're a veteran Firefox users or just discovering its benefits, here are 40 extensions that will make the popular Web browser even more useful for you.

Downloads for Browsers

software editor's choice
See "Browsers" downloads
news - APRIL 21 1

The Netcraft Heartbleed Detector browser extension can detect if a website is, or was ever, vulnerable to the Heartbleed bug.

news - APRIL 10 0

Were you tricked into downloading the Lightspark Player Pro adware, or just sick of the popups? Here's how to get rid of it.

news - APRIL 4 5

Now out for Windows, Aviator browser by WhiteHat has many features that increase your security and privacy online.

picture story - MARCH 27 53

As Chrome's popularity grows, so does the number of extensions promising a faster, more secure and productive experience. Here's the best extensions currently available.

news - MARCH 25 4

Make your searches private with the Disconnect Android App and Chrome, Firefox, IE and Safari browser plugin, updated today.

news - MARCH 6 2

Drive-by downloads are one of the most effective and sneaky ways of spreading malware, yet few people know they even exist. Here's an explanation of what they are, and how you can protect yourself against them.

news - FEBRUARY 12 7

Blank tabs in Firefox browser may soon have advertising content, thanks to Mozilla's new 'Directory Tiles' program.

reviews - FEBRUARY 12 14

The new Aviator browser aims to fly high above the competition with its enhanced privacy and security features.

picture story - NOVEMBER 2 11

As smartphones and tablets becoming increasingly prevalent, more people are experiencing the internet through mobile browsers. We'll look at some of the best ones out there.

news - OCTOBER 25 7

Safari 7.0, only for OS X Mavericks, runs the oft-hacked Adobe Flash Player in a protective sandbox to keep you safer.

news - OCTOBER 18 7

The company behind Android's first porn app store has now done the same for Chrome — using the latest tech to protect user privacy.

picture story - OCTOBER 16 0

The Tor network promises to make your Internet activity anonymous. Use these browsers and apps to keep your data private.

picture story - OCTOBER 11 33

Google is pulling the plug on iGoogle, but you can personalize your web surfing experience with these great alternatives.

news - OCTOBER 9 5

Microsoft dropped a surprise into October's round of Patch Tuesday security fixes, patching a second critical Internet Explorer flaw in addition to the one experts expected.

news - OCTOBER 4 9

With next week's Patch Tuesday updates, Microsoft looks set to patch an Internet Explorer flaw being used to attack computers in East Asia.

picture story - OCTOBER 3 3

Learn about ten cool things you can do at other than search.

news - OCTOBER 3 7

The Incognito browsing mode in Google's browser for iOS isn't staying private.

news - OCTOBER 2 5

An exploit Microsoft warned of last month is now targeting financial and government institutions in Japan and Taiwan.

picture story - SEPTEMBER 27 11

Zap irritating ads and opt out of intrusive marketing schemes with our favorite ad blocking apps and privacy extensions.

Tom’s guide in the world
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Ireland
  • UK
Follow Tom’s guide
Subscribe to our newsletter