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The term "browser wars" refers to the competition for dominance in the web browser marketplace. The term is used to denote two specific periods of time: the competition between market-dominating Netscape Navigator and its eventual defeat by Microsoft Internet Explorer during the late 1990s, and the competition from 2003 onwards between the dominating Internet Explorer and several other emerging browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera and, since mid-2008, Google Chrome.
Google offers iOS developers quick return to apps from Chrome
Inquirer / 5/8/13
Google's OpenInChromeController class allows developers to send users to the Chrome web browser but present a "back" button that doesn't send users to iOS' main app screen but back to the original app. From a developer's point of view this should help ...
Google Offers Code That Intergates Chrome In iOS Apps
iOS Doc / 5/8/13
There are some of you that would like to be able to open links right into Google Chrome instead of opening them into the Safari browser that is the default iOS browser. Well, you will be able to from now on as Google release a code to developers allowing ...
Opera Mini inks pacts with mobile makers to pre-install web browser
Zee News / 5/8/13
New Delhi: Opera Software Wednesday said it has signed up with seven Indian mobilephone makers to pre-install its Opera mini mobile web browser in their upcoming handsets, phablets and tablets. The Norwegian software developer's mobile web browser ...
Opera Mini Will Come Pre-Installed On Select Android Devices
Techtree.com / 5/8/13
Opera Software has tied up with seven Indian mobile phone companies to ship their Android devices pre-installed with the Opera mini mobile web browser. In a press release, the Norwegian company states that the list of handset makers includes Celkon, ...
Microsoft to introduce 'Blue' to address blues of Windows 8.1
Tamil India.com / 5/8/13
Despite the fact that the new Windows boasts of innovative tiles and touch design, the tweak in the OS has been introduced after customers complained of a rather complicated operating system with no 'start' button in the menu. Microsoft to introduce `Blue` to ...
Facebook moves to kill copycat apps for Microsoft's Windows Phone
Fiercemobilecontent / 5/8/13
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has contacted Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) to request the removal of more than three-dozen copycat mobile social networking apps optimized for the Windows Phone operating system. A copy of a letter from Facebook to Microsoft ...
Microsoft preparing Windows 8 update
Computer Business Review / 5/8/13
Microsoft is working on an update for Windows 8 operating system (OS) under a code-named Blue, which is planned to be released later this year. The updated version of the OS, is anticipated restore start button that had been familiar to users, which was ...
Firefox for Android supports extensions: here are some to get you started
Ghacks Technology News / 5/7/13
Extensions are one of the reasons why Firefox is a great web browser. Mozilla took the whole concept of improving the browser with third party programs to a new level and improved it ever since. Like its bigger desktop cousin, the Android version of Firefox ...