Connect with friends, preview search results, and get website updates.
The spend-happy tech company nabs the startup for reportedly about $70 million, to help with content discovery.
The social browser creates a unique Android app that introduces navigation for bigger screens and "elevator buttons" for improved scrolling.
A few months after its first iPad app, RockMelt releases an iPhone version designed for the smaller screen.
The social media answer to a traditional browser launches an iPad app that lets users curate their newsfeeds and add "lol," "want," and "aww" to media and news stories.
day on the job RockMelt front-end engineer Devon Rifkin is just months out of college. But already he's making a big impact on a hot new browser that directly integrates some of the main Facebook and Twitter features.
We know that the browser market has room for at least five strong, healthy competitors. Social browser RockMelt is trying to prove that a sixth contender can do well, too. And its close ties to Facebook could help.
This week on the CNET Tech Review: browse your social life with RockMelt; twice the touching with the Samsung Continuum; BestTube saves YouTube favorites for later; and our Top 5 reasons why the iPhone's inferior to Android.
RockMelt is a new browser than lets your Facebook, Twitter and RSS updates surge up through the crust of your browser window like magma.
Happy Monday, everyone! On today's show, we're loving the new RockMelt browser, even though yes, we know, we could do the same thing with extensions. We just don't want to. Also, Apple doesn't care if you make it to work on time, they're not fixing that DST alarm bug. Maybe you're just waking up wring. Also, we go crazy for the Call of Duty: Black Ops ad and I launch the most unfair phone-return plan ever. --Molly
New browser backed by Mosaic inventor gets a lot right, but do you want all your Web behavior going to Facebook?