Google Chrome installed and running on a Linux system

Google Chrome for Linux: Download and Installation

Google Chrome is a very popular, yet closed source web browser. This makes it a little tricky to install on a Linux system, as it’s pretty much never included by default on any distro, and usually not available for installation from official repositories. Contrast this to Mozilla Firefox, which is open source and ubiquitous across the most popular Linux distros.

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How to install Brave on Linux

How to install Brave on Linux

Brave is a free and open source web browser focused on providing a privacy-oriented setup by default. It is released under the Mozilla Public License Version 2.0, and it is based on chromium, which is also the open source foundation upon Google Chrome is built.  Brave comes with useful built-in features such an ad-blocker, a private search engine, an integrated VPN, and Tor support.

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How to customize Firefox using the policies.json file

How to customize Firefox using policies

In a world where Google Chrome is, by a large margin, the most used web browser, Firefox represents the only relevant open source alternative. The Mozilla browser is installed by default (or at least available in the official repositories) of all the most used Linux distributions.  In order to configure its behavior we can change settings interactively, or, more conveniently, we can create and deploy “policies”.

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Chromium Browser installation on Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish Linux

Ubuntu 22.04 Chromium Browser installation

The purpose of this tutorial is to show how to install the Chromium web browser on Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish. Chromium is an open source browser maintained by Google. Along with the Chromium browser itself, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Opera, Vivaldi, and a slew of other notable web browsers are all based on the Chromium source code. It’s safe to say that Chromium plays a huge role in the way that many users view the web today.

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Mozilla Firefox on Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish Linux

How to install, uninstall and update Firefox on Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish Linux

Every Ubuntu user that uses a graphical interface will have to interact with Mozilla Firefox in some capacity, since it’s the default internet browser on Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish. Even if you just want to uninstall it and use a different browser, you’ll at least be dealing with it for a short time. In this guide, we’ll show you how you can install, update, and uninstall Firefox on Ubuntu 22.04.

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