John Barton has led work on Firebug, a Firefox extension widely used in developing Web sites. Now he's moved to Chrome, reflecting the new balance of browser power.
If you're a developer, Firefox extensions can help you get more out of your work. Here's a list of 15 add-ons that are all worth trying out.
Microtransactions provide a potentially great way to place a value on services. But, providers must be transparent about how the goods affect the experience.
Yahoo's Exceptional Performance team has published a list of 13 rules to follow if you want a high performance website and released a Firefox add-on to help out.
When Gmail won't load in Firefox or Chrome, you've got several options for coaxing your inbox into view, although Google hasn't yet offered a permanent solution to the problem.
In a new step to make the Web a more powerful foundation for programs, Google is releasing Closure Tools that it says produce faster, better code.
Firefox management, trying to speed its browser development, wants a fast transition to the upcoming version 3.6. Not everyone agrees.
Hackers have turned their attention to Facebook's hundreds of independent applications. The results are not terribly surprising, but do not tell a good tale.
Programmers are considering beefing up a version of Firefox 3.6 with some features planned for 3.7. Will that speed or slow the browser advancement?
Google's new browser shows a wealth of detail for programmers building Web sites or the open-source browser itself. And a mystery: what technology underlies the Easter egg?