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IE Market Share Tumbles As Chrome Reaches 20%
2012-01-03 05:23:58

Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) resumed its drop in desktop browser market share in December, falling to an all time low and trending to drop below 50% as soon as March, according to metrics firm Net Applications. IE lost 0.8% in December, falling to 51.9%, a loss of more than seven percentage points during 2011, the Net Applications data revealed. The move follows a one-month respite in November, the only month in 2011 when it did not lose market share. Google's Chrome benefited...

2011-12-14 18:00:00

Skyfireâs myth busting data shows mobile video publishers degrading user experience by shunning adaptive bit rate technology Mountain View, Calif. (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 Today Skyfire, the company famous for its cloud mobile video solutions, is debuting the Skyfire Myth Buster reports, a series of studies revolving around the challenges facing wireless carriers and mobile video. The first report, published today, surveys the top 100 global video websites on their use of...

2011-12-14 06:00:00

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Antenna Software, Inc., helping enterprises to build, manage and publish mobile apps and websites that transform business, today announced that it has grown its device database--which it uses to optimize the rendering of mobile websites--to include more than 9,000 mobile devices. In a market where new devices are being introduced at a dizzying pace, Antenna's innovative technology constantly searches the web, identifies new device...

Chrome Closes In On Firefox In Global Web Usage
2011-12-02 05:47:58

Google´s Chrome web browser is now within 4 percentage points of Firefox´s No. 2 position in global usage, according to Net Applications' November browser usage measurements. Indeed, if just one in fifty Firefox users switch to Chrome, Google would be the world´s second most popular web browser, the firm said. The data showed that Firefox dropped 0.4 percentage points to 22.1 percent of usage in November, while Chrome gained 0.7 percent to 18.2 percent. If the trend...

2011-11-18 09:00:00

HONG KONG, Nov. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- DealExtreme would like to announce that they have rolled-out the fully functional, mobile version of the DX website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101229/CN22302LOGO ) DealExtreme has proven over and over again that they are 100% committed to the mobile experience, and shopping DX from your mobile phone is now as easy and convenient as it is from your laptop or desktop computer. Convenience Extreme Peruse the site on any mobile...

2011-11-01 10:00:00

Raven, a new web browser for Mac (http://raven.io) that allows customers to add web apps effortlessly into the Smart Bar has surpassed 100,000 web app installs in the first three weeks of it's public beta. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 Raven, a new web browser for Mac (http://raven.io) that allows customers to add web apps effortlessly into it a side bar called the Smart Bar has surpassed 100,000 web app installs in the first three weeks of it's public beta....

2011-10-26 17:10:00

Oxygen Software further enhances Oxygen Forensic Suite 2011, adding support for a range of new mobile devices. New version adds support for the recently appeared Apple iOS 5, giving experts complete forensics solution for Apple devices analysis. At the same time providing full rooting access to Android 2.x and 3.x platforms, Oxygen Forensic Suite 2011 grants the access to all kinds of information from Android mobile devices including geolocation information and Google Maps data. In addition,...

2011-10-13 16:00:00

Skyfire's new video recommendation engine allows users to explore related video content while surfing the web. Mountain View, Calif. (PRWEB) October 13, 2011 Today Skyfire, creator of the award-winning mobile browser and carrier-grade cloud solutions for mobility, is celebrating its biggest consumer product milestone yet: 10 million downloads of its flagship app for iOS and Android, across 150 countries. In celebration of this achievement, the company is also announcing a new video...

2011-10-11 16:30:00

Skyfire continues expansion from consumer applications to a carrier-grade mobile video optimization platform, deploying in one of the largest operator networks in North America Mountain View, California (PRWEB) October 11, 2011 Today Skyfire announces the launch of Skyfire Rocket Optimizer 2.0, the latest iteration of its powerful carrier-facing network video and data optimization platform. Full details about the new Rocket 2.0 offering can be found here:...

Google's Chrome Browser Nipping At The Heels Of Firefox
2011-10-03 13:54:56

Google Inc.'s Chrome web browser has been gaining market share in the Internet users' choice for accessing content, according to industry tracker StatCounter. Chrome's market share since the beginning of 2011 has seen about a 7.6 percent increase in users, taking away market share from the top dog Internet Explorer and its second-place rival Firefox. Internet Explorer has seen its market share drop over 3 percent since the beginning of 2011, while Firefox has watched as it lost just 0.2...


Latest Web browsers Reference Libraries

Kindle Fire
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kindle Fire is a mini tablet computer that was released in the United States on November 15, 2011. On September 7, 2012, updates became available to areas where the Amazon website is accessible. The Kindle Fire has a color seven-inch multi-touch touchscreen; it can be used to stream movies and TV shows, read Kindle e-books, and includes access to the Amazon Appstore. Amazon’s tactic for offering the Kindle Fire at such a low cost, was to make their profits from the sale of the...

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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