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Third-Party Blocking Moves Forward For Mozilla's Firefox Browser
2013-06-21 13:12:47

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online After a period of review, Firefox decided to go ahead with plans to block third-party cookies for its new version of the web browser. The non-profit organization, Mozilla, will work with Aleecia McDonald of the Center for Internet and Society and the Cookie Clearinghouse (CCH) to manage blocked and allowed cookies. Mozilla plans to block third-party cookies to eliminate false positives and false negatives. Mozilla co-founder and chief...

CERN Scientists Continue The Hunt For World's First Web Page
2013-06-12 11:05:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, known by its French acronym CERN, are working hard to uncover the world´s first Web page, but are struggling due to the nature of how data is shared. Tim Berners-Lee invented the Web in 1990 while working on an unsanctioned project at CERN. He used a NeXT computer that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs designed during the 1980s. Dan Noyes, who oversees CERN's website,...

2013-05-29 23:26:16

ScienceAlerts.com is an innovative science aggregator delivering the latest research in the biologic, agricultural, environmental, forestry, geographical and health sciences in real-time. Its latest addition is the Biological Research Category which covers life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, origin, genetics, and distribution. Bad Honnef, Germany (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 ScienceAlerts.com is an innovative science website aggregating the latest Biological...

2013-05-04 23:00:30

The Mothers´ Day inventory launched by Clever Cookie is reaching new heights of popularity every day, with the Cookie Contest adding to the frenzy! Islip, NY (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 The renowned Cookie experts, Clever Cookie launched an exquisite array of delicacies and treats for its customers, just for Mothers´ Day. The product offering consists of some of the best cookie arrangements composed thus far by the company to date. Clever Cookie is making Mother´s Day fun and...


Latest http Reference Libraries

Web Browser
2013-01-30 14:59:51

A web browser is an application used for retrieving, presenting, and transferring information over the Internet. Information is gathered by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI), which can be a web page, an image, a video, or any other type of content viewed on the browser. The most widely used web browsers are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Apple Safari. The first web browser was invented by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 1990 called the Worldwide Web, later known...

Hypertext Transfer Protocol, HTTP
2013-01-30 14:36:19

The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributing images, videos, text, and other content for communicating over the worldwide web (Internet), through a web browser. The HTTP is a request to a server in the form of text and the response from the server will be in the form of a web page, usually a website, with the content containing the information requested. The HTTP is designed to permit communication of resources between clients and servers. These...

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Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.