Browser War Shows No Signs of Cooling Down

Browser War Shows No Signs of Cooling Down

Google Chrome was launched on 2nd September this year with lots of hype, so much so that it was termed as Firefox Killer! In October, I had written about “Is Google Chrome Really a Success?” taking the statistics of Browser share for my blog traffic for analysis. This is a follow up post on the same. During November, The browser […]

     
 
 

Firefox for Mobiles Released, finally…

Firefox for Mobiles Released, finally…

This is what I was waiting for a long time. The good news is Mozilla has released a developer version of Firefox for mobiles under the code-name: Fennec. This is the first alpha release of Fennec. And now, the bad news is, Fennec is designed to work with Nokia N810 internet tablet. Mozilla says it will soon be ported to […]

     
 
 

Is Google Chrome Really a Success?

Is Google Chrome Really a Success?

When Google Chrome was released on 2nd September 2008, media around the world, especially the blogosphere (including me) added a lot of hype to the hoopla surrounding the release of the browser. Some people predicted instant success to the browser, while some others predicted death of Internet Explorer and end of Mozilla Firefox!! Few others openly came out with statements […]

     
 
 

Opera 9.6 is Out!! Download Now!!

Opera 9.6 is Out!! Download Now!!

Off-late the browser war has intensified with the release of Google Chrome a month back and a major Firefox release earlier to that. Opera has joined in by announcing the new version 9.6 of its browser which promises some uniquely new features and capabilities built into the browser. Features Here go some of all the unique new features in Opera […]

     
 
 

Firefox 3 – 5 Hacks to make it even more Fast!!

Firefox 3 – 5 Hacks to make it even more Fast!!

After introducing you to the Firefox 3 tips and tricks more than 2 months back, here I present the latest hacks to make firefox much faster than ever before. 1. Enable Pipelining – This is one of the most basic things to be done with all versions of firefox. Type about:config in the address bar, double-click network.http.pipelining and network.http.proxy.pipelining so […]

     
 
 

IE8′s ‘Porn Mode’ Already Busted!

I pity Microsoft. Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 was released just a few days back and one feature which was making all the headlines was the new “porn mode” in IE8, where the browser erases all traces of what you browsed after your session is over. And like any other Microsoft product, even this has been proved DUD. According to […]