WebGL: Play Angry Birds For Free

By | May 12, 2011 | 9 Comments

WebGL: Play Angry Birds For Free

With the worldwide launch of Google Chrome Store, it was also revealed that the popular Angry Birds game has been included there for free and can be played anytime, all the time.

The better news is that Google Chrome is not a necessity. As long as your web browser supports hardware accelerated WebGL or Canvas, you shouldn’t experience any issues.

So, what are you waiting for? Jut click the following link and enjoy free gaming.

Web Browsers: iPhone 4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S II vs. HTC Thunderbolt vs. Samsung Focus

By | May 12, 2011 | 6 Comments

PocketNow compared some of the most popular handsets web browsing experience.

If you don’t feel like watching the video, then here is a conclusion for you: what happens when you add the 1.2GHz Exynos CPU and 1GB of RAM to a cell phone (Samsung Galaxy S II)? It destroys the competition, that is all.

Wikitude: 3D Augmented Reality Browser

By | May 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

Wikitude: 3D Augmented Reality Browser

Good news for all you 2D haters, the upcoming LG Optimus 3D cell phone will save you from sorrow as it includes the world’s first augmented reality 3D browser called Wikitude. Although not many details are known, it’s not a long wait since LG plans to launch the beast this summer.

Thankfully, it will not require any glasses.
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Chrome Web Store, Now Available Worldwide

By | May 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

Chrome Web Store, Now Available Worldwide

Yet more news come from the Google’s I/O 2011 keynote as company has just announced that the Chrome Web Store is now available to all the users worldwide in no less than 41 different language.

There is a catch though; they will be able to access the free applications only, at least for now.

In addition to that, Google has revealed that there have been more than 17 million app installations so far and with the new countries inclusion, these numbers will surely explode.

As for developers, instead of complicating things, the company will charge a flat 5% fee instead.

Via: Engadget

Google Chrome: 160 Million Active Users And Growing

By | May 11, 2011 | 6 Comments

Google Chrome: 160 Million Active Users And GrowingIn today’s Google I/O keynote, it was revealed that Google Chrome now has 160 million active users. That’s twice as many users as reported last May (70 million)!

Furthermore, the company has promised major web browser improvements in the upcoming few months, such as: more developer APIs, speech support and more.

Google Chrome 12.0.742.30 Beta Brings Fancy Features

By | May 11, 2011 | 11 Comments

Google Chrome 12.0.742.30 Beta Brings Fancy FeaturesThe latest Beta Channel build of Google Chrome (12.0.742.30 that is) has been released a couple of days ago and it’s worth checking out.

What’s New?

- The hardware accelerated 3D CSS support has been finalized and is now available in the following version.

- As reported earlier, by issuing warnings, Google Chrome now protects users from malicious file downloads
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Remote Debugging with Safari Web Inspector / Chrome Developer Tools

By | May 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

Remote Debugging with Safari Web Inspector / Chrome Developer ToolsDid you know that you can debug remotely with WebKit Web Inspector?

Here is how:

- Start your web browser with the remote-debugging-port command line switch and open preferred pages.

Chromium –remote-debugging-port=9222
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Opera Software Q1 2011 Financial Results

By | May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Opera Software Q1 2011 Financial Results

Today Opera Software has released their financial results for Q1 2011 which include the following:

1Q 2011 Financial highlights

Total revenue (MNOK): 207.3 (1Q11) vs. 151.4 (1Q10)
Profitability, earnings before interest and taxes (MNOK): 41.4 (1Q11) vs 5.4 (1Q10)
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Opera: Enable New Google Image Search Interface

By | May 11, 2011 | 11 Comments

Opera: Enable New Google Image Search Interface

If for one reason or another Opera displays you old, AJAX free image search interface in Google, then here is how to fix that:

Right Click > Edit Site Preferences
Click on the “Network” tab
Browser identification: Identify as Firefox
Click OK and refresh page.

Job done.

Google’s Chrome Sandbox Hacked

By | May 10, 2011 | 12 Comments

Googles Chrome Sandbox Hacked

The end is near.

After countless attempts, the almighty Sandbox has been bypassed by the French security company Vupen, which won the $15,000 cash prize just few months ago in the Pwn2Own contest for successfully hacking Safari web browser.

Although Google was unable to confirm such claim, the buzz is quickly spreading all over the Internet.
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