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Google And Mozilla Come To A New Agreement
2011-12-21 05:35:52

Google and Mozilla have come to a new three-year agreement for Google to be the default search option in the Firefox browser. Mozilla announced, “We´re pleased to announce that we have negotiated a significant and mutually beneficial revenue agreement with Google. This new agreement extends our long term search relationship with Google for at least three additional years.” The financial amount of the deal was not disclosed but it is noted by Jon Brodkin of ArsTechnica...

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,...

2010-12-20 06:05:00

As concerns grow about online privacy, Mozilla is promising it will allow users of its FireFox Web browser to cloak Internet activity with free software upgrades being released early next year. "Technology that supports something like a 'Do Not Track' button is needed and we will deliver in the first part of next year," Mozilla CEO Gary Kovacs told AFP at Mozilla headquarters in Mountain View, California. He added that users need "to be in control." Kovacs said there is a disturbing...

2010-10-15 06:15:00

Mozilla announced Thursday that it has found a replacement for CEO John Lilly, whom the company said would be leaving the position this year. On November 8, former senior vice president of Sybase, Gary Kovacs, will take over as Mozilla CEO. John Lilly is expected to stay on as a member of Mozilla's board once Kovacs takes the position. Kovacs will be responsible for "leading the overall direction of the organization and its products," which includes Web browser Firefox, Mozilla said in a...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.