Category: Web Browsers

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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KidZui Browser is Now Free

By | June 5, 2008 | 2 Comments

KidzuiWeb browser for kids from ages 3-12 “KidZui” can now be downloaded for free. I guess by offering a free product, you can surely gain more popularity in a shorter period of time.

KidZui has all the sites and games your kids love and much more. With the KidZui browser, you have access to over 600,000 websites, pictures and videos which were approved by trained parents and teachers. You may learn more about KidZui in their home page and download it here.

Flock 2.0 Beta – Soon

By | June 3, 2008 | 1 Comment

Flock 2.0 BetaSome news about the upcoming Flock 2.0 Beta release. It looks like new version of the social web browser will be released within the coming weeks.

What’s new in it? As Flock is Mozilla Firefox based, 2.0 will have all the latest Firefox 3 features, bug fixes (which includes memory leaks), etc.

As for now, you may try Flock 1.2.1.

Internet Explorer Loses. Firefox, Safari and Opera Gains (May 08)

By | June 2, 2008 | 13 Comments

2008 May Browsers Market Share ResultsYet again we have new web browsers market share data report.

Internet Explorer continues losing its market share. This time it lost more than 1%, from 74.83% to 73.75% (1.08% decrease).

With the Firefox 3 RC release, Firefox managed to increase its market share by 0.65%, from 17.76% to 18.41%. Continue Reading

Yahoo! BrowserPlus

By | May 30, 2008 | 4 Comments

Yahoo! BrowserPlusBack in April, we’ve reported about the upcoming Yahoo! project – BrowserPlus. While it’s still in Beta, Yahoo finally decided to release it for a public use (sneak peek). BrowserPlus is a technology for web browsers that allows developers to create rich web applications with desktop capabilities. There are few demos which can be found here to better understand how BrowserPlus works and what it is for. From their FAQ: Continue Reading

Will Firefox Lose Its Users?

By | May 16, 2008 | 26 Comments

Is Firefox a Spyware?After “Firefox to Track User Data?” post, there were lots of bad comments regarding this new feature. People all over the internet started to express their opinion (from posts like “go to hell” to “Firefox is spyware”, etc). Some of them are already looking for a replacement of their favorite browser. Continue Reading

Funny Firefox Fan Picture

By | May 16, 2008 | 4 Comments

Lots of funny and/or interesting things this week. Not so much news though.
This picture is not for Firefox fans only, but for all fans in general. No offense, just have a smile :-)

Funny Firefox Fans Picture Joke

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Internet Explorer, Opera Mini Gains. Firefox and Safari Loses (April 08)

By | May 13, 2008 | 3 Comments

2008 April Browsers Market Share ResultsAfter some strange results, for example: huge Internet Explorer gains and other web browsers drops in the market share, HitsLink made some changes. Yes, it’s time for the “fixed” 2008, April market share report.

After Internet Explorer 8 Beta 1 release, IE increased its market share by 0.03% (from 74.80% to 74.83%) for a first time since October, 2007. Continue Reading

18 Funny Search Queries

By | May 12, 2008 | 1 Comment

Let’s forget new releases today and have some fun. I’ve decided to post some “interesting” search queries which people were using and found this site (FavBrowser.com).

safari users compared to internet explorer
What’s the difference?

internet vs safari
And the winner is… Internet? Continue Reading