October's Web browser numbers are in and Internet Explorer numbers are plummeting, while Google's Chrome and Apple's Safari continues to gain.
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There are no major improvements in Google's Chrome 15, but the minor upgrades are enough to keep it on top.
Mozilla, has joined up with Microsoft to make a special version of Firefox that uses the Bing for its default search engine and home page.
People may love their iPads and iPhones, but they're already buying more Android devices, and software.
The FTC has settled its privacy case against Google. Google is to have its privacy management monitored for next twenty-years.
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Microsoft is trying again to con people into thinking that Internet Explorer is the safest browser around. It's not. At best, it's tied with Chrome.
When it comes to Web servers, the big two are Apache and Internet Information Server, but their faster, more nimble rival, NGINX is catching up with them.
Having trouble with your Internet connection? Here's how to find out what's really going on with your network.
The next version of Firefox is out, and while it's not that fast, it is an improvement on the last release of this popular, open-source Web browser.