The privacy-focused DuckDuckGo web browser is now available as an open beta download for all Mac users. It’s still about keeping your personal information private, but it also comes with some intriguing new features.

For several months, the company has been constantly working on the desktop version of the DuckDuckGo browser. Originally desktop browser launched as closed beta in April (opens in a new tab)and in appearance, everything that was present then is in this new version. This includes things like “multiple layers of protection against external trackers”, according to the announcement (opens in a new tab). The new features focus on increasing the user experience by removing annoying ads in particular on YouTube. The developers also added some basic browser features that were missing in the first beta, such as the bookmarks bar and pinned tabs.

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