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iOS 8 brings big boost for Web programmers

Apple's newest operating system supports WebGL and IndexedDB, two standards that'll make websites much more capable on its mobile devices. Also new: a faster Web with SPDY.

By September 18, 2014

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Microsoft's IE team pines for faster updates -- and respect

Internet Explorer is still saddled with a reputation for being slow and behind the technology curve. Its developers clearly want to change that.

By August 21, 2014

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At long last, Google Sheets doesn't need a network

Google's online spreadsheet app now works offline, too. Also: a more responsive interface, higher limits on the number of cells, and the ability to put private data into a shared spreadsheet.

By December 11, 2013

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Chrome 24 brings math formatting, better offline abilities

Alongside the perpetual effort to speed up JavaScript, Google's newest browser gets MathML support, offline data storage with IndexedDB, and security fixes.

By January 10, 2013

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Google revs Chrome for Android with new beta release

The Chrome 25 beta for Android adds several features, but perhaps the most important is that it doesn't lag the PC version of the browser nearly as much.

By January 11, 2013

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Browsers: Top 5 events from 2012

Web developers and browser makers were on course toward building the universal software platform -- until smartphones got in the way.

By December 22, 2012

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Mozilla rereleases Firefox 16 after fixing critical flaw

Browser was pulled from download after only a day, to fix bug that could reveal which Web sites a user had visited.

By October 11, 2012

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Mozilla 'temporarily' pulls Firefox 16 to address security flaw

Out in the wild just a day, the new browser version is expected to get an update tomorrow to fix an apparently serious vulnerability.

By October 10, 2012

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Google's next offline apps: Presentations, Spreadsheet

The company wants people to stop thinking its Web-based apps are susceptible to flaky networks. Also: Docs experiments with Dart and Native Client.

By June 28, 2012

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Three years on, Chrome at last arrives on Android

With the Chrome for Android beta, Google adds PC sync, hardware acceleration, Web standards, and more as part of its plan "to reinvent mobile browsers."

By February 7, 2012