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Announcing Broader Farsi/Persian, Romanian, and Turkish Support

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Submitted by John T. Haller on January 30, 2019 - 2:44pm is proud to announce broader support for Farsi/Persian, Romanian, and Turkish locales. The three languages have been added to the build system for Firefox Portable with today's releases of 65.0 Stable and 60.5.0 ESR. Romanian and Turkish have also been added to the build system for Thunderbird Portable with today's release of 60.5.0. We have also added a new Turkish landing page to download the Platform. All three languages are included in the Platform as well.

Concluding the Trial Partnership With DuckDuckGo for Downloads

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Submitted by John T. Haller on October 30, 2018 - 2:17pm

Today marks the conclusion of the trial partnership with DuckDuckGo, the Internet privacy company, to host some of the downloads you get from DuckDuckGo's popular search engine, tracker blocking extension, and mobile app are built around user privacy and security, so it was a natural fit. While the download hosting has worked well and been a hit with users, it unfortunately doesn't line up with DuckDuckGo's current product focus. So, we're announcing an end to the trial.

Slovak language builds of Firefox Portable, Thunderbird Portable, and SeaMonkey Portable added

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Submitted by John T. Haller on July 11, 2017 - 7:37pm is happy to announce that Slovak language builds have been added to our builder setup for the portable versions of Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, and all 5 channels of Firefox that support individual language builds thanks to new translator Juraj Cigáň. These builds are available from within the Platform when set to Slovak / Slovenčina, the recommended way to get the builds and automatically update them.

Mitigating DLL Hijacks Revealed in Vault 7/Fine Dining With The Platform

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Submitted by John T. Haller on March 13, 2017 - 10:57pm

Over the past few days, Wikileaks posted a series of documents purported to be from the CIA in a dump of files dubbed "Vault 7". Within those documents are references to a project called "Fine Dining" which details how a field agent can alter their own software on a portable device to include additional functionality to enable spying and other covert activities while appearing innocuous to those who happen to see the agent using their portable software.

PeaZip Portable 6.1.0 (file archiver) Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on July 25, 2016 - 6:33pm

PeaZip Portable 6.1.0 has been released. PeaZip Portable is an easy to use PeaZip file archiver with support for 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, RAR files and more packaged as a portable app. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Platform. And it's open source and completely free.

Update automatically or install from the portable app store in the Platform.