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Leak confirms WebGL, SPDY for IE11

On the eve of Microsoft Build 2013, leaked details on Windows 8.1's Internet Explorer 11 confirm that the browser will support next-gen Web technology, including Google's SPDY protocol.

By June 25, 2013


Change of heart? IE11 might speed Web graphics with WebGL

A leaked build of Microsoft's next browser shows signs that the company could be reversing its opposition to a standard for accelerated 2D and 3D graphics on the Web.

By March 29, 2013


Chrome for Android gets adventurous with WebGL

A new Chrome flags option in the Chrome 25 beta for Android lets people try out new, often experimental features. Let's just hope Google can keep the bloat and sluggishness at bay.

By January 25, 2013


3D Web hits the big time: Google Maps on WebGL

WebGL isn't just for bouncy-marble demos anymore. Google Maps, a major site, now uses the 3D graphics technology after years of development.

By October 13, 2011


Mozilla rebuts Microsoft's concern over WebGL 3D

Proof that WebGL security is a manageable problem? Look no farther than Microsoft's Silverlight 3D, the Firefox developer says. Also: A WebGL ally within Microsoft.

By June 20, 2011


Apple signs up for WebGL graphics in iAds

Microsoft has declared WebGL unfit for 3D Web graphics duty, but Apple will support it for its ad service on iOS 5.

By June 17, 2011


Microsoft declares WebGL 'harmful' to security

Just after a security firm raises new WebGL concerns, Microsoft declares the 3D Web graphics technology unsafe. Universal browser support for WebGL seems very unlikely.

By June 16, 2011


Researcher: WebGL poses security threat

The technology for 3D graphics could let malicious programmers get access to some private information or simply render a computer unusable.

By May 9, 2011


WebGL 1.0 is done. Where's Microsoft?

The Khronos Group has released its technology for hardware-accelerated 3D graphics on the Web. Now allies have to coax Microsoft to support it.

By March 3, 2011


WebGL powers 3D virtual world on the Web

Start-up Katalabs shows off a 3D world that browsers can render with new Web technology. But will Microsoft sign up for WebGL?

By December 3, 2010