Monday, March 19, 2018

Firefox Portable, when it’s personal, choose Firefox!
"We’re at a point where we’re as fast as, or faster than Chrome. Compared to a year ago, it’s a huge leap in performance. ... Mozilla uses a US$300 Acer laptop as reference hardware, having established that it’s the most common hardware for its user base." —Cat Ellis, (Nov 14, 2017)

Google Chrome Portable, browse with speed, simplicity and style
It won't crash... It's really fast. —J. R. Raphael,, Sep 2, 2008.
Chrome is not just the cure for slow browsing. It has a number of other key features to recommend it, including excellent HTML standards compliance, its own copy of Flash, its own PDF viewer, automatic updating, synchronization across computers, incognito viewing, and many extensions. —Martin Heller,, Feb 19, 2014.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

WhatsApp Portable, Simple. Secure. Reliable messaging!
"In a quick session with the app, I found it fast and responsive. A desktop app may feel like a small thing, but messaging apps derive part of their power from ubiquity — the more places you can access them, the more often you'll use them. WhatsApp has more than 1 billion users already. As of today, they have one more reason to keep it open all day." —Casey Newton@CaseyNewton, (May 10, 2016, 7:08pm EDT)

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

LINE Portable, Free Calls & Messages!
"LINE and WeChat both offer free voice and video calls, stickers and games which WhatsApp doesn’t. ... " —jeff_elephant, (‎22-08-2014 09:00)
"It has rolled out features that let people use messages to send money to one another, pay for virtual goods such as games and stickers, and order food delivery and taxis." —Tom Simonite, MIT Technology Review (June 29, 2015)

Yandex Browser Portable, secure and anonymous browser!
"Yandex is a handsome and fast browser. But it is too much like Chrome for my comfort. Moreover, it localizes most of its functionality, taking away some of its international charm. Stands to reason, when you think about it, as you end up with Yandex + Yandex versus Google + Google Chrome using pretty much the same technology, and this is what the Russian market needs. However, for anyone outside Russia, the combination of language searches, translations and suggestions might be too much." — (April 27, 2013)

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Chromium Portable, lightweight (cognitively and physically) and fast browser!
"Chrome is viewed by many to have a reputation for security, but a lot of security experts actually take the view that Chromium is superior in this respect... 'Chrome's code has to be able to tie into Flash Player, for instance,'... 'So more code is involved to integrate with other third-party products. This all introduces more complexities and more code paths.'" —Jack M. Germain, (Nov 26, 2013 5:00 AM PT)