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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.
Reddit and Vimeo are among the sites participating in the Sept. 10 event in support of a free and open Internet.
Apple's default browser is about to undergo a radical overhaul, with big changes to tab view and private browsing, as well as DRM video support.
Plug-ins like Silverlight and Google Earth will be harder to find in the Chrome Web Store as Google works to build a safer, faster Web browser.
Daniel Mead says he was blindsided by the FCC's letter last week that berated the company over its network management policy. He defends the policy while making the case for continued lax regulations.
The Firefox overhaul applies the lessons of mobile design to Mozilla's desktop browser to unify its look across devices, a change more than two years in the making.
Madefire unveils its Android app, along with a "Print" feature to store local copies of your comics, and a "Create" tool for all those aspiring Jack Kirby's on DeviantArt.
The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.
Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.