Google and Mozilla are tinkering with adding audio visualization and privacy to individual tabs in future versions of their browsers. The audio visualization feature has been incorporated into both Chromium and the "Canary" build of Google's Chrome browser, according to The Next Web . Since introduced as part of Google's Chrome development process in 2010, Canary has been...
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Despite predictions that the PC is on a path toward extinction, the folks at Rockmelt, makers of a "social browser" of the same name, are betting those forecasts are overblown. While the company that's already had $40 million sunk into it by investors—including Marc Andreessen, multi-millionaire and co-author of the original Web browser, Mosaic—acknowledged last week it is...
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By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Mozilla, makers of the popular Firefox Internet browser, is preparing to challenge Google and Apple's grip on smartphone software. A new Firefox operating system for mobile devices is set for a July release after winning the backing of 13 wireless service providers around the globe, including Spain's Telefonica, China Unicom and...
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It's the second day at Google I/O 2013 in San Francisco. While the other members of the HuffPost tech team on site have been pursuing sessions on Android and Google Glass, I've been focused on something much more mundane: the World Wide Web. The web is 20 years old and we take it for granted as if a free and open Internet is a natural phenomenon. Web computing been pushed...
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Google called its Chrome browser “the most popular browser used in the world” during Wednesday’s Google I/O keynote. And the company used that occasion to present updates to Chrome on both desktop and mobile, as well as new developer tools for Chrome. Google says Chrome usage continues to grow dramatically. While Chrome OS was mentioned, Sundar Pichai-Google’s senior vice...
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Google has shown off new features that can reduce data consumption and improve Web performance on Android-powered mobile devices, drawing partly from capabilities already supported in the Chrome desktop OS. The improvements include new file compression formats for images and video, and a new commerce system that makes shopping easier on mobile devices, Google said at its I/O...
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The in-browser tool, which currently only allows editing in Chrome, is intended for designers who would rather do without the services of front-end developers as they create web pages for a range of devices.
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Instead of relying on an army of servers, PeerCDN sends data directly from web browser to web browser. Site visitors don't even have to install any plugin to participate.
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The Web browser is being reinvented, with companies from Google to small startups adding new features such as the ability to synch across devices.
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Filed under: Investing AVG Technologies Brings Family Safety to Windows Phone 8 Devices AMSTERDAM & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AVG Technologies N.V. (NYS: AVG) , the provider of Internet and mobile security, privacy and optimization to 146 million active users, has today announced that its AVG Family Safety mobile application is now available for Microsoft...
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