The chipmaker is jumping on the HTML5 bandwagon -- sort of. Its newly acquired AppMobi software lets programmers create Web apps that can be converted into native Android and iOS apps.
The proposed CU-RTC-Web standard was late to the game, but Microsoft thinks it'll be faster to adopt it than to fix the prevailing WebRTC that Mozilla and Google favor. Mozilla completely disagrees.
Google takes the wraps off a Web version of the Android app store during an event about the Android 3.0 software known as Honeycomb.
Web Workers let the application do background processing--handy for churning through mathematical calculations such as the Mandelbrot set.
Google plans to host an event Wednesday to show off its Android Honeycomb software, designed specifically for tablets. We'll have live coverage here.
The social-networking giant has released an early version of a test to help developers get a handle on Web-based game performance.
The software maker says that its browser-based Office Web Apps are now available in the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, and Ireland.
Nearly 6 million Web pages are infected with malware, double previous estimates earlier in the year, Dasient says.
After years of surging revenue, Firefox developer Mozilla saw a rise of only 1 percent in 2013. Still, it did reach $314 million, and Mozilla's leaders say they're upbeat.
Company touts a powerful "technology concept" of Gmail running in a browser on the iPhone--and on the latest Android.