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

Opera Mini 4.1 Almost Released

By | May 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

Opera Mini 4.1According to Per Thomas post in Opera Mini Blog, the new Opera Mini 4.1 will be released in next week.

As he said, team managed to do more than 150 various changes and bug fixes (since Beta) which is really an impressive number for such a small (but features rich) piece of software.

We are waiting…

Lost Firefox Bookmarks?

By | May 8, 2008 | 1 Comment

Lost Firefox BookmarksHave you lost your Firefox bookmarks? Don’t panic yet. There’s a great tip by FirefoxFacts which could help you to recover them. As it says

What they were not aware of is that you may not have totally lost your Firefox boomarks at all.

If you think that you’ve lost them, feel free to check this article. It might be able help you.

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Firefox Security? Here We Go Again

By | May 8, 2008 | 4 Comments

Firefox SecurityIt looks like there are some issues with the Firefox 2 Vietnamese Language Pack 2.0. According to bugzilla.mozilla.org, file contains malicious code. Language pack author PC was infected with the virus so it can’t directly affect you. However, you will still see banner ads.

I wonder if anyone from Mozilla is *really* running some checks before releasing add-ons and/or language packs to public…

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Opera Dragonfly Hits the Streets

By | May 6, 2008 | 7 Comments

Opera DragonflyAfter a lot of waiting, Opera Dragonfly Alpha, Firebug competitor is finally released. You can try it by downloading Opera 9.5 Beta 2 (after installation is completed, go to Tools > Advanced > Developer Tools).

How is it different from Firebug? Continue Reading

Opera Mobile 9.5 Browser on HTC Touch Diamond

By | May 6, 2008 | 1 Comment

Oslo, Norway – May 6, 2008 – Opera Software today announced that HTC will be shipping a new mobile handset – HTC Touch Diamond – with Opera Mobile 9.5 browser pre-installed.
The HTC Touch Diamond handsets run the Windows Mobile operating system.
With the Opera Mobile browser, the HTC Touch Diamond will offer a rich online experience with access to the full Web.The handsets are expected to ship in 2Q 2008.
Opera Software is paid per unit sold in accordance with the software licensing agreement between Opera and HTC.

Opera Software Home Page
HTC Home Page

HTC Touch Diamond

Skyfire 0.6 Beta Released

By | May 1, 2008 | 3 Comments

Skyfire 0.6 BetaMobile web browser Skyfire 0.6 Beta was just released. Although Skyfire is not accessible to everyone (check this post for more details), it still looks promising. New release introduces the following changes and new features:

Multi-line text entry (2,000 character limit)
Auto-complete text entry Continue Reading

Readers’ Choice Awards 2008 (Linux)

By | May 1, 2008 | 0 Comments

Readers' Choice Awards 2008 (Linux)Time for some awards. This time it’s “The Readers’ Choice Awards 2008 (Linux)”.

Of course, there was the favorite web browser category as well. So who’ve won? It’s Firefox. As you can see from the results below, it received a total of 86% votes. Opera and Konqueror received less than 5% of Linux community votes. Continue Reading

Pretty Colors – Firefox 3 Color Profile Support

By | April 30, 2008 | 1 Comment

FirefoxThis one is really interesting find. Deb Richardson always wondered why photos (colors to be exact) do look different in Photoshop and Firefox 2. As it turns out, this is due color profile support which Firefox 2 doesn’t support. The good news is that Firefox 3 supports color profiles, although it’s disabled by default. To see what it is all about, check the picture below: Continue Reading