Category: Web Browsers

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 30th

By | November 30, 2009 | 1 Comment

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 30th

Thanks to mabdul and Nox for links.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, November 23rd

By | November 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 23rd

Thanks to Nox and mabdul for links.

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French Government to Migrate 130 000 PC’s to Mozilla’s Apps

By | November 17, 2009 | 0 Comments

French Government to Migrate 130 000 PC’s to Mozilla's AppsAccording to ReadWriteWeb, French Government’s public finance department will switch 130 000 PCs from IBM Lotus Notes and Microsoft Office to Mozilla’s Thunderbird as well as Lightning Calendar.

The following move will help then save money and better manage licenses.

01net said: The decision to go with Mozilla came after the Directorate General of Public Finance (DGPF) merged with the Directorate General of Taxes (DGI) and the Directorate General of Public Accountancy (DGCP). Each has their own email and licenses for Lotus Notes and Microsoft Outlook.

Thanks to Nox for news tip.

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Web Browser for Kids – KidRocket Review

By | November 17, 2009 | 4 Comments

Web Browser for Kids - KidRocket ReviewThis is a guest post by Dwarka Rao from Review Unit, a blog with tech reviews and latest news.

Parents are aware of the ugly side of the Internet, so it is their obvious responsibility and worry to allow their kids to make the best of Internet in order to learn things in the safest environment. You cannot always keep an eye on the activities of your children while they are on Internet. This requirement has evolved in the form of kid browser. Continue Reading

Flash Player 10.1, Now with Multi Touch Support

By | November 17, 2009 | 3 Comments

Flash Player 10.1, Now with Multi Touch SupportYesterday, Adobe has unveiled the next release version of their Flash Player software: 10.1 Beta.

Adobe Flash Player 10.1 not only includes various bug fixes and enchantments, but also a bunch of new features:

Flash Player 10.1 is the first runtime release of the Open Screen Project that enables uncompromised Web browsing of expressive applications, content and video across devices.

Support for new platforms
Flash Player 10.1 will be available for a broad range of mobile devices, including smartphones, netbooks and other Internet-connected devices. Continue Reading

Play Cube Defense, a WebGL Game

By | November 16, 2009 | 0 Comments

Cube Defense is a simple tower based defense game, discovered by our reader Nox. Just like in similar games, you have to build towers and defend yourself. Author recommends running it on latest WebKit nightly builds, as WebGL might run slow in other web browsers.

Play Cube Defense.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, November 16th

By | November 16, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 16th

Thanks to Nox for links.

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Want to Win Nokia N900?

By | November 12, 2009 | 4 Comments

Mozilla is announcing yet another contest, this time it’s for best mobile add-on.

Just develop and submit your extension until December 7, 2009, and if it’s any good, judges will pick you as a winner.

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Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

By | November 11, 2009 | 2 Comments

Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

Our reader Dainius has discovered a new tool/browser called “ChromePlus”. Basically, it’s a Google Chrome web browser with few additional features and without any Chrome background processes.

What additional features?
At this moment, it has the following:

Mouse gestures
Download Tools Support
IE tab
Super drag
Also, an ability to close tabs by double clicking on them.

Want to try it? Here is a home page link.

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October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – Down

By | November 10, 2009 | 91 Comments

October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – DownIt’s that day of the month again, when we check and let you know, which web browser is becoming more and/or less popular. So let’s begin.

Not surprisingly, Internet Explorer lost more market share and went down from 65.71% to 64.64% (1.07 point decrease).

Celebrating its 5th birthday, Firefox market share went up from 23.75% to 24.07% (0.32 point increase). Continue Reading