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Google plans to add Skype-like features to Chrome

06/21/2011, How many of you are fans of using Gtalk video chat on your Google Chrome web browser? If the idea of video calling through a web app floats your boat (one less program to launch on your computer, and even Chrome OS users can benefit from this)...

Wheel of Steel lets you be a DJ with your web browser

06/16/2011, Gone are the days where users are required to download programs if they want to experience apps with rich multimedia content on their computers. Nowadays, everything can be pretty much done with the web browser – and you don’t even need Flash...

Mozilla Firefox 5 almost out the door

06/16/2011, Firefox fans looking for a nice tasty update to their favorite web browser have something to look forward to next week. Mozilla released the Firefox 5 RC (Release Candidate) version of the browser yesterday (this is the step after beta and before the...

RockMelt partners with Facebook to release updated RockMelt browser

06/14/2011, RockMelt has been out for some time now but previously it was never really endorsed by Facebook – until recently. RockMelt has just announced that it has partnered with Facebook for the release of the latest version of its RockMelt social browser. The...

Doom is now playable on your web browser

05/31/2011, Fans of the first person shooter that revolutionized the gaming industry, Doom, will be please to know that they can still play the game on their current computers. And they won’t have to worry about running DOS emulators or getting Windows to work...

Firefox for Android beta can now cover your tracks

05/20/2011, Good news to folks who are paranoid about surfing websites while using their own phones – Firefox for Android beta now has the function to surf the web privately (or incognito for you Chrome users) – a feature not found in most mobile browsers at the...

Chromebook Preview

05/14/2011, We live blogged the Google I/O keynote on Wednesday where major announcements were made, including the launch of the Google  Chromebook computers manufactured by Samsung and Acer that will be available June 15 in the US for $449 (Samsung WiFi version),...

F-Browser brings Flash to iOS

05/05/2011, Right now, if you want to watch Flash videos on your iOS device, you look for an alternative website that contains iOS-friendly video, you use an alternative browser such as Skyfire, or you jailbreak your iPhone and install apps that let it happen. Retina...

Chrome Canary sings for the Mac

05/04/2011, Love everything about Google Chrome where Web browsers are concerned? Those who say aye will be pleased to know that Chrome Canary is finally available for the Mac platform, as Windows users are ahead yet again having had the option to download the...

Internet Explorer 10 won’t work on Vista

04/14/2011, We recently reported that Microsoft made the preview version of Internet Explorer 10 available for download for folks everywhere, and many people were keen on trying it out. However, one thing Microsoft failed to mention then was that IE10 isn’t...

Microsoft mobile browser speed test results are unconvincing

04/13/2011, At MIX11, Microsoft were showing off how fast the web browser on Windows Phone 7 was supposed to be. They pitted the iPhone 4 and Nexus S against a WP7 phone with the Mango update by running a HTML5 rendering test on all 3 phones. Unsurprisingly, the WP7...

Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 preview released

04/12/2011, During its annual MIX conference, Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) is available for download in a “preview” form today. This is not the final product, and it will evolve over time, but if you want to take it for a ride,...

Opera 11.10 officially released, Turbo is fast

04/12/2011, Opera has just released a stable, final version of its latest browser – Opera 11.10 or better known as its codename – Barracuda. 11.10 brings a handful of noticeable improvements to the web-browser. Improved HTML5 support, mail client improvements,...

Bing invades the iPad

04/07/2011, It looks like Microsoft is trying to replace Safari as your default browser – without you knowing it. The sneaky folks at Redmond have just launched the new Bing app for the iPad, and instead of being just another search app, Bing for iPad does so much...