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Browser communication boost back on track

A meeting this month could put the finishing touches on a new version of WebSocket, a technology for high-speed communications between browsers and servers.

By March 21, 2011

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OctaneCloud AMI zooms past expectations, now free

Amazon Web Services' latest streaming success for games and apps, powered by the new JavaScript codec ORBX, becomes popular enough to drop from $99 to nada.

By December 18, 2013

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Make a jingle on a smartphone, play it on a computer instantly

Feeling festive? A Web site lets you wirelessly create holiday-themed music loops on your smartphone or tablet that play on your computer speakers -- in real time.

By December 13, 2012

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Microsoft: Google's SPDY is nice for a faster Web, but...

Not wanting Google's SPDY to hog the spotlight, Microsoft offers its own HTTP Speed+Mobility technology to make the Web faster. Expect more details this week at an IETF meeting.

By March 26, 2012

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OAuth 2.0 leader resigns, says standard is 'bad'

The standard grew too far away from its roots as a simple Web authentication technology, author Eran Hammer-Lahav says, and now is insecure and overly broad.

By July 27, 2012

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Web Sockets and the risks of unfinished standards

Browser makers are excited about a new technology called Web Sockets, but some are scrambling after an early version raised a security problem.

By December 10, 2010

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Facebook endorses Google's SPDY networking protocol

SPDY, short for "speedy," is a faster and more secure successor to HTTP that Google, Facebook and Twitter have adopted.

By July 15, 2012

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Firefox 3.6 likely the last for PowerPC Macs

The difficulties of supporting some new architectural features on old chips mean Firefox 4 probably will work only on Intel-basd Mac computers.

By August 25, 2010

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Firefox 8 beta brings Twitter search, tab controls

The new test version adds Twitter username and hashtag search, tab-loading controls, and restrictions on add-ons that other software might try to install.

By September 29, 2011

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Apple releases Safari 5.0, and Safari 4.1 for Tiger

Apple has released the next full version of Safari. The new version boasts major improvements, including up to 25% increases in Javascript speed over Safari 4, and better support for HTML5, developer tools, PDF viewing, and various specific website features (Facebook and eMusic.com). In addition it comes with a new "Safari Reader" feature.

By June 7, 2010