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Mozilla courts influential coders with special-purpose Firefox

Firefox got its first boost when Web programmers flocked to it a decade ago. Now Mozilla is trying that strategy afresh with a coder-focused version of the browser.

By November 3, 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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Microsoft fixes big IE bug -- even on Windows XP

The browser bug was so severe the US and UK issued warnings. Surprisingly, Microsoft's fix brings an update to its outmoded XP software.

By May 1, 2014

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Befriending a cutesy anime kid, IE 11 cozies up to Windows 7

Internet Explorer used to be the laughing stock of the browser world, but Microsoft's browser is once again a force to be reckoned with thanks to improvements in speed, security, and standards compliance.

By November 7, 2013

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Windows 8 gaining speed among desktop OS Web traffic

Microsoft's latest OS now holds an 8 percent share, while XP continues to lose speed, according to new stats from NetApplications.

By October 1, 2013

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Windows 8 continues to crawl up the OS food chain

The latest flavor of Windows scored 5.4 percent of all Web traffic seen by Net Applications in July, up slightly from 5.1 in June.

By August 1, 2013

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Microsoft readies IE 11 for Windows 7, too

Internet Explorer 11 ships by default in Windows 8.1, and a developer preview of the browser for Windows 7 confirms that the older OS won't be left behind -- for now.

By July 25, 2013

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Windows 8 swells to 2.7% of OS market

The new OS made a small gain in February from January's 2.3 percent, but it is still in fourth place behind the three top dogs: Windows 7, Windows XP, and Windows Vista.

By March 1, 2013

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IE hangs on to more than half of browser market

Microsoft's browser took home a 54 percent slice of the market in June, leaving Firefox and Chrome each with around 20 percent, says Net Applications.

By July 2, 2012

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Apple's iOS grabs 65% of mobile Web traffic

iOS continues to gain ground as the vehicle through which folks access the mobile Web, leaving Android with less than 20 percent, notes Net Applications.

By July 2, 2012