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Browsers

Opera Mini and Myntra.com enable easy access to fashionable brands

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Opera Mini is one of the most popular mobile browsers in India. It works on most mobile handsets, varying from basic Java phones to the newest smartphones. It features advanced compression technology, which shrinks webpages to as little as 10% of their original size, helping users save on data charges tremendously. This data compression also leads […]

Apple iOS version 5.1.1 patches serious iOS Security Bugs

by Chethan ThimmappaMay 9, 2012

Apple came with an iOS update this Monday and have urged its all iOS users to update their devices immediately. The iOS 5.1.1 patch fixes 3 serious security issues found in the existing devices, mostly browser based bugs. The updated iOS  version 5.1.1 will work on  iPhone 3GS, iPhon 4, iPhone 4S, iPod Touch (3rd […]

Firefox 7 goes into Beta! Promises 50% less memory usage

by Gautam DoddamaniAugust 28, 2011
Firefox 7 beta released

Mozilla released Firefox 6 just 2 days ago and pushed its Firefox 7 from Aurora build to the Beta phase on the same day. Firefox 7 Beta is now available from download from Mozilla’s update channel. Key improvements in Firefox 7 is its minimal memory usage. As we all know, Firefox 6 hogs down your […]

Make Google+ all in one: Cross post to Facebook, Twitter

by Gautam DoddamaniJuly 23, 2011
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A Blogger and a computer programmer who goes by the name Zane Claes has developed a nice handy extension for the Google Chrome browser. It is called as Start G+. Basically what the extension does is, it allows you to post to Facebook and Twitter directly from Google+. You just have to authorize the extension […]

Nokia 5230 Firmware Update: Swipe to Unlock, a New Browser & Internet Radio

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 15, 2011

Good news for Nokia 5230 users. Nokia has rolled out a new software update which comes with some amazing add-ons like “Swipe to Unlock” , Internet Radio, an awesome web browser , Kinetic scrolling, improved camera performance and more.. Swipe to Unlock People who upgraded their phone to the newest firmware 50.0.0.1 are pretty much […]

Google Swiffy Introduced: Flash “out” HTML5 “in”

by Gautam DoddamaniJuly 8, 2011
Flash Vs HTML5

With the introduction of Google+, Google also introduced its new Flash to HTML5 converter on Tuesday. This creation is the work of a very young, energetic and passionate Googler known as Pieter Senster. According to this software, it can convert Flash animation files known as .SWF into fully functional HTML5 files. As we know Flash […]

Firefox 5 released: Overview of Pros and Cons

by Gautam DoddamaniJune 22, 2011
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Firefox 5 stable version has just been released yesterday. Here is a overview of what new features you will be seeing in this new browser. For starters, after you download and install the browser, you will notice no major change has been done to the interface. It still carries the good old Firefox 4 look. […]

Mozilla’s New Feature Will Lessen the Likelihood of “Invasion of Privacy” Lawsuits

by NehaApril 9, 2011

Mozilla Firefox has made a respectable stride in dealing with the issue of behavioral targeting with their new “do not track” setting. The practice of behavioral targeting entails tracking the activity of internet users, and then tailoring advertisements to their browser based off of their activity. This practice has angered many legal experts, who assert […]

Why should “Chaaps” move to HTML5?

by Shivang AcharyaMarch 29, 2011

HTML5 is the language of web in 2011. With the advent of latest browsers like IE9, Firefox 4 and Chrome 10; the developers have got a boost to create multimedia enabled web pages with ease. The website designers have slowly realized the importance and efficiency of HTML5 based web pages. If one just performs a […]

Google all set to unveil Body Browser that maps out Human Body

by vidyaDecember 17, 2010

Google is on its way to unveil a new browser that can map the entire human body. Google Body Browser a 3D hightech application is a breakthrough the study of anatomy that could increase people’s understanding of the human body and even fast track media research. At the WebGL Camp at SRI, Google’s WebGL team demoed […]