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Opera 15 arrives with Chromium-based rapid-release revamp

The Norwegian browser maker completes the first step of its transition to the browser engine used by Google's Chrome. Sync, tabs, and themes are due in the next version.

By July 2, 2013

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Mozilla releases Firefox 5, first rapid-release version

Mozilla follows in Chrome's footsteps with a browser that's updated more frequently. Also: the new Jetpack interface and CSS animations for Web developers.

By June 21, 2011

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Microsoft moves from short twitch to rapid release at Build 2013

The faster cadence and rapid release focus is not new for Microsoft or its CEO Steve Ballmer. It's just more urgent.

By June 26, 2013

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Mozilla chair defends rapid-release Firefox

Businesses and add-on developers have had trouble keeping up with Firefox's new six-week update cycle. But its advantages outweigh the pain, Mitchell Baker says.

By August 25, 2011

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IE team pokes fun at rapid-release Firefox 6

Microsoft's browser team apparently concludes the smaller set of new features in Firefox 6 warrants a smaller congratulatory cake.

By August 22, 2011

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Rapid-release Firefox meets corporate backlash

New Firefox versions now will emerge every six weeks as Mozilla tries to be more competitive. That's too rapid for some, but Mozilla is willing to leave them behind.

By June 27, 2011

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Rapid-release idea spreads to Firefox 5 beta

Mozilla releases the first beta of Firefox 5, the initial version of the open-source browser to be produced under a new fast-moving schedule.

By May 21, 2011

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Netflix CEO: Next from HBO? 'Binge' show releases like us too

Reed Hastings tells CNET that HBO will inevitably start releasing all episodes of a series at once -- just like Netflix does -- as the two prepare to go head-to-head when a streaming-only HBO service arrives next year.

By October 15, 2014

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Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus preorders top 4M in first 24 hours

Apple says it hit a record in the first day of sales. However, it confirms demand outstripped initial preorder supplies, so some customers will receive their new iPhones as late as October.

By September 15, 2014

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Apple's iTunes scores U2's new album. You score it free

Every iTunes customer -- more than 500 million people, but who's counting? -- get the band's new album free in what CEO Cook calls the largest record release in music history.

By September 9, 2014