- News tagged "web browsers"
Thursday, 5 Nov 2015
Besides getting a face-lift, Opera Mini and the full Opera Browser for Android comes with a slew of new functionalities, such as video compression, download notifications, and improved tab switching.
Monday, 6 Jul 2015
Mozilla has opened up beta testing of its Firefox with VR virtual reality browser to external developers. This is part of MozVR, Mozilla's initiative to spearhead development of an open VR platform for the Web.
Monday, 12 Mar 2012
At Google's Pwnium contest, a hacker who goes by the name PinkiePie and a Russian university student have exploited a vulnerabilities in Google Chrome to break in and walk away with US$60,000 each.
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
The developers on the Mozilla Firefox project have been hard at work. Following the release of Firefox 6 last month, Mozilla have released Firefox 7.0 with claims for a smoother and richer web experience.
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011
Opera 11.50 introduces a new and novel type of browser extension: Speed Dial extensions.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Microsoft has created a website campaigning for net users to stop browsing the web with its dated Internet Explorer 6 browser. In a rather bizarre move, Microsoft is urging users to upgrade their browsers and to drop IE6 altogether. According to Microsoft, the website is dedicated to watching Internet Explorer 6 usage drop to less than 1% worldwide.
Thursday, 8 Jul 2010
The updated Opera Mini 5 includes a new optimized browser skin allowing for more pages to be open at the same time, more rapid scrolling through pages, and overall improved browsing performance.
Thursday, 6 May 2010
It gets better and faster; the latest version of the Chrome web browser is said to be much speedier than most of its counterparts, and also much faster than its predecessors.