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  • Chrome beta fixes ICS browser issue

    This morning Google released a beta version of the Chrome Browser for Android. It’s surprising that Chrome wasn’t always the browser on their mobile OS, but at least have the option. There are a few noteworthy things about this release compared to the stock browser. First off, the Google...
  • How To Cover Up Your Tracks While Searching Online

    People often worry about searching for specific things online in case someone else who uses the computer find’s out what they have previously searched for. So how do you add a little extra protection when you are out and about discovering things on the internet that you don’t want...
  • IE9 Release Candidate now available

    Microsoft’s IE9 has reached release candidate status today. There’s some nice updates available in RC over that of the beta. Visually the tabs have been revamped and squared off, which results in an overall cleaner UI. Tabs Along with the buzz cut square corners, tabs can now be placed...
  • IE9 downloaded 20 Million times

    Microsoft have just posted a juicy piece of information to fuel the browser war fire. Internet Explorer 9, still in beta, has been downloaded more than 20 Million times. A lot of the market share IE9 now occupies has been taken from previous versions of Internet Explorer. In 2010,...
  • Opera 11 released, anyone care ?

    I feel bad for the Opera team, they just keep on trying, release after release to gain traction and just seem to spin their wheels. While market penetration has never really been a strong point for Opera, fans of the browser swear by it and are extremely loyal. So...
  • Review: IE9 beta. My new default browser. Get it!

    Microsoft have just officially unveiled and released the IE9 Beta. You can grab the beta bits from http://www.beautyoftheweb.com/ This mornings IE9 beta release event was streamed live and will be made available for download later today. Keep an eye on Microsoft.com if your interested in the full run down....
  • IE9 User Interface leaked on video

    Earlier today Boy Genius Report posted a new leaked video showing off the current unreleased UI for IE9. We seen a screen shot a couple weeks back leak out, but this is the first video of the UI. The UI in the video differs slightly from the leaked screen,...
  • Internet Explorer 9 Preview 2 released, improved

    Microsoft have released an update (as they promised they would) to the IE9 preview released earlier this year. There’s a number of underlying changes that result in improvements to performance and compatibility. One high profile test is the ACID 3 test. IE9 preview 1 scored 55/100, in preview 2...
  • Google Chrome extensions are finally here !

    If you like living on the cutting edge (like me), you’ll already be running the latest developer builds of Google Chrome. Something that’s been lacking in Chrome is the ability to extend the browser’s default functionality via extensions. Good news – Extensions are here! Whilst the offerings right now...
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