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March 22, 2012 by

Chrome crowned browser king for a day

Chrome was last Sunday the most-used browser in the world, according to the website analytics firm StatCounter.Google's browser briefly overtook Microsoft's Internet Explorer for the first time on that day, although IE is now back in the lead.

March 1, 2011 by

IE's market share rises on changes to CIA data

Net Applications has reported an increase Internet Explorer's market share with the release of new data from the CIA showing a huge growth in Internet use in China. The NetMarketshare website bases its figures on browser use at a selection of websites then adjusts them to reflect the global population of net users.

June 15, 2009 by

Will you be joining the Opera boycott?

Opera's antitrust complaint against Microsoft from 2007 has now ballooned into a full-blown EU antitrust case into browser bundling. As you'd expect, this antitrust case isn't popular with everyone, and one Windows enthusiast website has launched campaign calling on users to boycott the Opera browser. Will you be boycotting Opera?

March 3, 2009 by

Evernote Mobile Web site optimized for Google Android browser

I've been waiting patiently to see Evernote come to Android and S60 and while there are still no native clients yet for these platforms, they did just launch a new G1-optimized website for Evernote. You need to visit www.evernote.com/m with your G1 browser to access this new site. As you will see it does give you a much better experience than the standard mobile site.

January 9, 2009 by

Google has a new look, do you like it?

Google has rolled out a brand new version of their favicon -- that little icon you see in in the title bar of your browser when you visit a website. For many years, that icon remained static, and people took it for granted: .

December 9, 2008 by

Skype Lite now available for more mobile devices, including the E71

I've used multiple clients, like fring, on my S60 devices to try to connect to Skype. I was very pleased when Jason Harris, Techcraver, posted on Twitter about an official Skype Lite version for S60 devices. You can visit the Skype website to find the application and load it on your S60 device. You can also visit skype.com/m in your mobile browser to download and install the application on your device.

October 19, 2008 by

Google Chrome gets Greasemonkey support

It appears that a recent build of Chromium has support for Greasemonkey -- a very popular, and previously Firefox-only, browser plugin. Greasemonkey can be used by developers to do a bunch of useful things like creating mashups, creating themes, and fixing annoying problems on websites without needing to wait for the website owner to do it for you.

September 26, 2008 by

Microsoft deep sixes Deepfish mobile browser

I just wrote about web browser alternatives for Windows Mobile devices and then I read over at Pocket PC Thoughts that the Microsoft Deepfish web browser preview project has been cancelled. You can read all about it on the Deepfish website. If you are using it on your device now be aware that the service will be discontinued on September 31, 2008. (Wait a second Microsoft, there are only 30 days in September so are you saying that Deepfish will never be discontinued now?)


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