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Pop-Up Ad Creator Apologizes
Aug 15, 2014 - in News
He's sorry for creating the most hated advertising tool on the Internet.
Report: Google Told EU About MSFT Browser Ballot Issue
Mar 7, 2013 - in News
Was Microsoft's mistake only discovered because the company's competitors tipped off the EU?
EU Fines Microsoft for Failing to Comply with Browser Ballot
Mar 6, 2013 - in News
Microsoft has been fined for failing to offer all Windows users a browser ballot.
Internet Explorer 10 Now Available for Windows 7
Feb 27, 2013 - in News
Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 is now available worldwide.
New Chromebook Pixel Has Hidden Konami Code Easter Egg
Feb 23, 2013 - in News
Up-up-down-down-left-right-left-right-B-A unlocks a special surprise on Google's newest laptop.
Google's Touchscreen Chromebook Priced for UK
Feb 22, 2013 - in News
Shocker: It will be more expensive in the UK than in the U.S.
Google Announces $1300 Touchscreen Chrome Laptop
Feb 21, 2013 - in News
The rumors were true!
Which Web Browser Should You Run On Your Android Device?
Nov 29, 2012 - in Reviews
Today is our very first Web Browser Grand Prix on Android. Unlike iOS, Android-based tablets have real competition between browsers. So, how do Chrome, Dolphin, Firefox, Maxthon, Opera Mobile, and Sleipnir stack up against the stock Android browser?
Judge Approves FTCs $22.5 Million FTC Fine for Google
Nov 20, 2012 - in News
Federal judge signs off on FTC's biggest fine ever.
Which Web Browser Is Best Under Windows 8?
Nov 18, 2012 - in Reviews
Welcome to our first-ever Web Browser Grand Prix on Windows 8! Will Chrome remain the reigning Windows champion? Is Internet Explorer 10 going to smash the competition like its predecessor? Does Opera 12.10 finally deliver on what version 12 promised?
Tom's Guide: 20 HTML5 Games to Pass the Time
Nov 13, 2012 - in News
Check out Tom's Guide's latest storyon HTML5 games!
Mozilla Sends Cake to Microsoft IE Team for IE10 Congrats
Oct 30, 2012 - in News
Mozilla hand-delivered the cake to Microsoft last Friday.
EU Slaps Microsoft with Charges Over Browser Ballot
Oct 24, 2012 - in News
Microsoft could face fines of over $7 billion if found guilty.
RoboHornet Pro: Microsoft Snubs Google, Mozilla Concurs!
Oct 2, 2012 - in Reviews
Last week we broke the story of RoboHornet, a new Web browser performance benchmark. Today, we chronicle the fallout of what is perhaps the worst-received benchmark launch in history, plus add the results of Microsoft's counter-move: RoboHornet Pro.
RoboHornet: The Next Big Thing In Browser Benchmarking
Sep 24, 2012 - in Reviews
Today, Google and GitHub unveil the mysterious project RoboHornet. This ambitious all-in-one Web browser performance benchmark is like no other seen before, and we have early access! Will RoboHornet become the one browser benchmark to rule them all?
New Kindle Fire Tablets Will Track User Behavior Too
Sep 9, 2012 - in News
The new Amazon Silk browser will sport a "Trending Now" feature that will show where Kindle Fire users are frequenting the most.
Web Browser Grand Prix: Firefox 15, Safari 6, OS X Mountain Lion
Sep 6, 2012 - in Reviews
Today we're breaking out the Hackintosh for our first-ever Web Browser Grand Prix on Apple OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion). How will Chrome 21, Firefox 15, Opera 12.02, and Safari 6 stack up against each other, and to IE9 and the rest of the Windows 7 browsers?
Mozilla Ports Full FPS Engine to WebGL; Playable Demo
Aug 29, 2012 - in News
Here's a full game engine written in C++ ported over to HTML5, WebGL.
Cadillac Has Impressive Car System, But Won't Offer Google
Jul 22, 2012 - in News
It is obvious that GM is extremely proud of its CUE entertainment system interface. If you have some time to play with the system in the brag edition of the spanking new Cadillac XTS sedan, you immediately understand why.
More Details About IKEA's Uppleva TV Emerge
May 17, 2012 - in News
Video apps and web browsing via Opera.
Sponsored Article: Verizon Cloud-Based Online Backup and Sharing
Dec 9, 2010 - in Reviews
Online backup is a booming industry, with dozens of vendors providing storage in the cloud. The idea is a compelling one: for a few dollars a year, you have immediate and automatic offsite storage of your most critical files. No messing with tapes, making
Sponsored Article: Getting Started with Verizon Cloud Services
Dec 9, 2010 - in Reviews
Verizon has myriad small, medium and enterprise business-related cloud services, everything from the mundane process of making backups to more sophisticated collections of virtual and even physical servers. In this introduction, we'll show you what the la
Did Steve Jobs Steal The iPad? Genius Inventor Alan Kay Reveals All
Apr 17, 2010 - in News
Apple proclaims that the iPad is magical. Steve Jobs himself said that it would be one of the most important works of his life. But is there a story to the iPad that the public doesn't know? We take you 38 years into the past, when the iPad was invented.