Posts Tagged ‘browser’

IE version 9 and they most probably still could not get it right this time

Friday, August 13th, 2010

At SGLNX, we regularly take a swing at M$ products for fun and laughter.

Mozilla Firefox at version 3,  Apple Safari at version 5, Micro$oft Internet Explorer at version 9!!!

9 major revisions and more to come from M$ for continual releasing unpolished products and software.

Source: Gizmodo, Internet Explorer 9 Beta Goes Live September 15 [IE9].

Firefox 3.5 Now the Most Popular Browser Worldwide

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

via Firefox 3.5 Now the Most Popular Browser Worldwide.

I am using Firefox… Are you?

Dubious Google Chrome OS available for public beta testing?

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

First seen by SGLNX on JTWorld ( ), it appears that a virtual image of Google’s Chrome OS is available for testing on VMplayer or VirtualBox.

However, on closer inspection, under the disclaimer on the site providing this download, it says

“Chrome OS is not related to Google. Service provided by SUSE Studio”

The dubious download site even stated its current version is 0.4.207. The version number revision is actually the current version for Google Chrome browser.

Some features listed in this non-google Chrome OS are :

To download, follow this link to JTWorld’s blog.

Desktop preview screenshots available on above link at JTWorld.

Though not a real beta image of the actual Google Chrome OS, SGLNX decided to post this article anyway, in anticipation of the real Google Chrome OS.

We wait patiently.

Chrome, an Operating System, not just a browser anymore!

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Chrome OSGoogle has so far been successful in deploying the Chrome web browser to Windows users. Though not exactly multi-platform capable yet as variants of Chrome browser for Linux and Mac OSX are still in development.

Today on 8th July 2009, Google surprised the world with its announcement of developing a CHROME OPERATING SYSTEM.


Firefox 3.5 updated

Monday, July 6th, 2009
Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox
, the multiplatform opensource web browser, has been updated to version 3.5. As at May 2009, it has a share of 22.51% of web browser’s usage.

Notable enhancements include:

HTML 5 audio and video enhancement
Private browsing mode [ History and cookies will not be saved ]
Location-aware browsing
Faster Javascript performance
Faster page rendering
Complete release notes here

Download for your operating system here.

A great third party guide is here on how to use Firefox productively.