News tagged ‘web browsers’
Monday, 12 Mar 2012
At Google's Pwnium contest, a hacker who goes by the name PinkiePie and a Russian university student have exploited a vulnerabilities in Google Chrome to break in and walk away with US$60,000 each.
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
The developers on the Mozilla Firefox project have been hard at work. Following the release of Firefox 6 last month, Mozilla have released Firefox 7.0 with claims for a smoother and richer web experience.
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011
Opera 11.50 introduces a new and novel type of browser extension: Speed Dial extensions.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Microsoft has created a website campaigning for net users to stop browsing the web with its dated Internet Explorer 6 browser. In a rather bizarre move, Microsoft is urging users to upgrade their browsers and to drop IE6 altogether. According to Microsoft, the website is dedicated to watching Internet Explorer 6 usage drop to less than 1% worldwide.
Thursday, 8 Jul 2010
The updated Opera Mini 5 includes a new optimized browser skin allowing for more pages to be open at the same time, more rapid scrolling through pages, and overall improved browsing performance.
Thursday, 6 May 2010
It gets better and faster; the latest version of the Chrome web browser is said to be much speedier than most of its counterparts, and also much faster than its predecessors.