News tagged ‘web browser’

Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014

Refurbished Opera Mini 8 Brings Private & Night Modes to BlackBerry OS, Java-running Phones

Refurbished Opera Mini 8 Brings Private & Night Modes to BlackBerry OS, Java-running Phones

Besides a revamped interface, Opera Mini 8 features an enhanced Speed Dial start page with redesigned tiles, improved savings reports, and the new night mode and private mode.

Thursday, 28 Feb 2013

Chrome for Android Gets Updated, Now Plays Audio in the Background

Chrome for Android Gets Updated, Now Plays Audio in the Background

The Google Chrome team has released an update to the Android version of Chrome. Changes include the ability to have music from a web app continue playing while Chrome is running in the background. Hit the link for more information.

Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012

Opera Launches Opera Mobile 12.1 for Android

Opera Launches Opera Mobile 12.1 for Android

Following the announcement of the Opera 12.10 beta browser for desktops, Opera introduces the Opera Mobile 12.1 for Android.

Thursday, 13 Sep 2012

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Reinforced Sandbox

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Reinforced Sandbox

Google releases a strengthened sandbox for Chrome for Android 4.1, while users of Chrome for Android 4.0+ will receive security fixes and feature updates for the mobile web browser.

Thursday, 14 Jun 2012

Opera 12 Has Landed

Opera 12 Has Landed

Opera Software releases the official version of their web browser with a number of notable updates, such as new skinning system, more user friendly security badges, and an overall speed boost among others. Read on to find out what's new on Opera 12.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Facebook to Acquire Opera for US$1 Billion?

Facebook to Acquire Opera for US$1 Billion?

With the increasing number of users who access Facebook via mobile platforms, the social networking company is rumored to be eyeing Opera Software and its speedy mobile browser with a US$1 billion takeover.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Xbox 360 to Receive Internet Explorer 9

Xbox 360 to Receive Internet Explorer 9

While it's pretty odd that the Xbox 360 has not had a proper web browser for the last seven years, Microsoft aims to finally give its gaming console one in the form of a customized IE9.

Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012

Firefox 11 Hits the Streets

Firefox 11 Hits the Streets

While Mozilla's Firefox hit its tenth incarnation not too long ago at the end of January, version 11 is being released today. What improvements for users as well as developers does it bring?

Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011

Opera Releases New Versions of Browsers for Android

Opera Releases New Versions of Browsers for Android

Debuting on Android phones, Opera Mini 6.5 and Opera Mobile 11.5 will now show you exactly how much data you have spent with a dedicated page that's easily accessible from the help menu.

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