Category: Web Browsers

Flock 2.0 is here

By | October 15, 2008 | 0 Comments

It’s here. The final version of social web browser Flock 2.0 is now released. Unlike some other web browsers which want to be as light as possible, Flock thinks different. More is better.

What’s New?

Flock 2.0 is based on the Firefox 3 technology, providing a faster, safer, and more stable web surfing experience. Continue Reading

Web Browser for Kids – Surf Knight

By | October 10, 2008 | 2 Comments

One more web browser for kids is trying to enter the market. This one is called Surf Knight.

Surf Knight is based on Microsoft Internet Explorer (everyone loves IE, right?).

Once you launch it for the first time, it requires you to enter a root password and set some parental settings: Continue Reading

OmniWeb 5.8 Released

By | September 27, 2008 | 0 Comments

OmniWeb 5.8 ReleasedOne of the shareware web browsers for Mac OS X has just received an update which includes new version of WebKit, few bug fixes and minor interface changes.

What’s new in this release?

WebKit
This release is primarily an update to the version of WebKit in use by OmniWeb. OmniWeb is now based on the same WebKit in use by Safari 3.1. This includes the latest security patches and features included with Safari 3.1.x such as downloadable fonts, CSS Animation, HTML 5 media tags and client side database storage. Continue Reading

Camino 1.6.4 Released

By | September 24, 2008 | 2 Comments

Camino 1.6.4 ReleasedA new version of Camino web browser is now released. The following release includes few changes such as improved-asblocking and Mozilla Gecko rendering engine upgrade.

Changelog:

Upgraded to version 1.8.1.17 of the Mozilla Gecko rendering engine, which includes several critical security and stability fixes.
Camino again displays expiration dates for Certificate Authorities in the Certificates window.
Camino no longer reads OmniWeb’s “password not saved” markers in the Keychain as valid accounts.
Improved ad-blocking. Continue Reading

Pogo Web Browser Preview

By | September 8, 2008 | 4 Comments

Pogo Web Browser ScreenshotsSome time ago I’ve received an invitation to try Pogo Web Browser so downloaded Pogo 1.1 Beta and started to play with it.

First thing I noticed during the download process was its size. Pogo is a heavy browser and its installation uses more than 50 megabytes (54.5 MB) of disk space.

It took some time to install it but installation went smooth and without any errors. Continue Reading

Web Browser Which Changed Your Life – Mosaic

By | September 5, 2008 | 4 Comments

Mosaic (1993).

The first web browser to implement images. Revolution I guess… What happened? Netscape Navigator and Windows 95 Releases (with Internet Explorer) killed it.

Web Browser Which Changed Your Life - Mosaic

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Camino 1.6.3 Released

By | August 8, 2008 | 0 Comments

Camino 1.6.3 ReleasedCamino 1.6.3 web browser for Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later is now released. This release contains the following improvements over the version 1.6.2:

Upgraded to version 1.8.1.16 of the Mozilla Gecko rendering engine, which includes several critical security and stability fixes.

Download Camino 1.6.3: English or Multilingual

Flock Gloss Edition Released (Girls Only?)

By | July 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Flock Gloss Edition Released (Girls Only?)Flock team just released the world’s first and only fashion and entertainment related browser.

Here’s how the Gloss Edition will treat you:
Be the first to know when you have new messages or content waiting for you.
Stay up on the latest news from over 35 of the best fashion/celeb/entertainment sites on the web.
Get the latest media streams for fashion interviews, red carpet events, and the latest styles. Continue Reading

Catching Up

By | July 8, 2008 | 1 Comment

Catching Up As wrote before, I was not able to post any news for some time… Well, it’s time to catch up and summarize everything what happened during that period of time.

Opera Dragonfly alpha 2 released
Firefox 2.0.0.15 released
Mozilla Weave 0.2 (aka Opera Link) released
Firefox 3 Sets a Guinness World Record
Opera adds Ask.com search to its Web browser
40% of surfers don’t bother with browser security updates
Study Finds Firefox Users Safest, IE Users Unsafe
Meet the Fennec logo (Firefox Mobile)
Opera 9.51 released
IE8 to have antimalware protection
Opera brings Web standards to classrooms worldwide

Web Browsers Security – Internet Explorer (IE), Firefox, Safari, Opera

By | June 16, 2008 | 11 Comments

Web Browsers Security - Internet Explorer (IE), Firefox, Safari, OperaSome time ago we’ve posted an article about web browsers security which is based on Secunia reports.
Well, before the Firefox 3 release, it’s time to check how web browsers (latest “stable” versions) are doing now (2nd round).
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