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Firefox Jumps on the Flash-Blockin' Bandwagon

Firefox has jumped on the Flash-blockin’ bandwagon. “Starting in August, Mozilla’s Firefox will block Flash content that ‘is not essential to the user experience,’ the organization announced today. 29 more words

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Firefox will soon start blocking invisible Flash content

Starting in August, Mozilla’s Firefox will block Flash content that “is not essential to the user experience,” the organization announced today.

With this move, Mozilla is following Google’s lead, which made a… 227 more words

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Opera agrees to sell its browser business to group of Chinese buyers for $600 million

By Jacob Long

After a previous deal fell through, Opera has reached an agreement to sell the mobile and desktop browser portion of its business to a group of Chinese companies for an estimated $600 million. 209 more words

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Opera Browser Gets Bought

The Opera Internet browser has been bought. “A Chinese consortium has bought the Opera internet browser for $600 million (543 million euros), its Norwegian developer said Monday, after a public share offer for the company failed. 51 more words

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Looking Around for a New Browser? Skip Maxthon

Are you looking for a Web browser besides Chrome, IE, or Firefox? Better skip Maxthon. “Researchers at Fidelis Cybersecurity and Exatel found that Maxthon frequently sends zip files to Beijing over HTTP and this contains a terrifying amount of data about users’ browsing habits. 26 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Microsoft Edge and IE 11 are the only 2 browsers on Windows capable of streaming Netflix content at 1080p

(Source: www.hardwarezone.com.sg)

Microsoft Edge and IE 11 are the only 2 browsers on Windows capable of streaming Netflix content at 1080p

Currently, there are only two browsers on Windows that are capable of streaming Netflix content at full HD resolution, i.e.; 1,920 x 1,080 pixels, and they are the… 232 more words

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Firefox Browser Is Getting a Makeover

Firefox is getting a makeover. “In the last two years, its share has dropped from 13 percent to 8 percent, according to analytics firm StatCounter. 62 more words

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