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2011-02-20 06:35:00

Internet search leader Google released a revamped version of its Chrome Web-browser on Friday, touting that the overhaul is keeping up with the arrival of the lunar year of the rabbit, calling the new version "quick as a bunny," AFP reports  The overhaul comes as Microsoft and Mozilla are also beefing up their Web browsers to keep a competitive edge in the Internet browsing software market. Microsoft released its Internet Explorer 9 last week boasting improvements in speed, security,...

2011-02-19 00:00:39

Thunder Themes is the official headquarters for branded themes for Firefox, Internet Explorer, and soon Chrome, Turn any Internet browser into an active news source for a favorite news site, entertainer, sports team, or simply find a fun lifestyle theme. Amlin, OH (PRWEB) February 18, 2011 Brand Thunder LLC, the custom browser theme specialists, announced today the only site dedicated to free browser-theme downloads, Thunder Themes. Thunder Themes is the official headquarters for...

2011-02-11 09:35:00

With improved privacy and increased speed as its two main highlights, Microsoft claims the latest version of its Internet Explorer web browser moves ahead of competitors like Google and Firefox. The software giant, which has been losing market share, made the bold claim as it unveiled what is known as the release candidate of IE9. Dean Hachamovitch, corporate vice president of Internet Explorer, told BBC News, "This release is one that is playing catch up [on past releases], but it leapfrogs...

2011-01-31 14:40:00

Microsoft issued a "critical" warning over a loophole that could be used by malicious hackers to steal private information on computers. The bug potentially affects every user of the Internet Explorer web browser, which is about 900 million people around the globe. Microsoft has issued a software patch to defend against attacks, and it said that it was working to try and develop a long-term fix for the problem. Security advisors said that the vulnerability can be used to manipulate users...

2011-01-04 08:30:00

Microsoft's Internet Explorer online browser suffered its largest loss of market share in two years, and has been replaced by Mozilla's Firefox as the most popular Web-surfing software in Europe, web tracking firm StatCounter is reporting. Internet Explorer lost 1.4% of its usage share in December 2010, Gregg Keizer of Computerworld wrote in an article Monday. Benefiting from Microsoft's misfortune were Google and Apple, whose Chrome and Safari browsers saw their market share increase to 10%...

2011-01-04 08:00:00

CHENNAI, India and ST. LOUIS, Missouri, January 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- e-con Systems Inc., a leading embedded product development company based out of St Louis, USA and Chennai, India has announced its support for Windows Embedded Compact 7 ported on its eSOM300 computer on module with device drivers allowing customers to engage with lots of demanding applications requiring the flexibility in component selection for applications on platforms like Digital signage, Industrial Controllers,...

2011-01-01 07:35:00

BEIJING, Jan. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On the first day of 2011, Globalshareware.com (another platform of DinoDirect) introduced an awesome optimization device for computers with respect to Windows XP, Windows 2007, or Windows Vista operating systems. Registry Mechanic increases the speed and overall stability of these operating systems quite adequately. Registry Mechanic will be able to clear any mistake, revamp and optimize the operating system's registry and mechanically supports...

2010-12-23 12:30:00

Microsoft has issued a new warning about severe vulnerability issues with all versions of its widely-popular Internet Explorer (IE) browser, saying booby-trapped webpages could allow attackers to take control of an unprotected computer. BBC News reports that code to exploit the bug has already been published, though Microsoft said it had no evidence that the malicious strain was currently being used by hi-tech criminals. While Microsoft works on a permanent fix for the issue, it has...

2010-12-08 07:55:00

Microsoft plans to allow users of its new Internet browser to stop certain sites from gathering information about them as the company seeks to avoid federal online privacy legislation. The opt-in feature, called "tracking protection," is based on technology developed for Microsoft's current browser. The software giant said the new feature is designed to "help consumers be in control of potential online tracking as they move around the Web." "Tracking Protection is the new privacy feature in...

2010-12-02 13:37:45

Research finds that porn sites are among the top users that take advantage of a browser bug that reveals all the places people go online. Computer science researchers at UC San Diego carried out the study that found 485 sites exploiting the bug. The glitch allows sites access to all the other sites that users have visited.  Many use it to target ads or see if users are patronizing rivals. The researchers said their work showed a need for better defenses against history tracking. The...

Latest Internet Explorer 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...

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