Reading Mozilla’s signals

Devices using Windows 8 are a hard sell these days. Mozilla said it will stop developing its Firefox browser on Windows 8. On Canadian retail sites, consumers can buy Windows 8 RT and

Published on: March 17th, 2014 Chris Lau

Internet Explorer 11 arriving: Browser is not over yet

When Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) for Windows 7, end-users no longer using it might ask why it should bother. Microsoft still has the majority market share worldwide, but then again, which

Published on: September 23rd, 2013 Chris Lau

Cyber security group warns of increasing IE attacks

A global cyber security monitoring organization has raised its threat level warning after receiving reports of increased attacks on unpatched vulnerabilities of Microsoft Corp.’s Internet Explorer (IE) browser. “The Internet Storm Centre is

Published on: September 23rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Microsoft issues quick fix for IE8 vulnerability

It’s difficult for us to advise organizations to spend money, but sometimes it has to be done. In this case, if you haven’t already done so it’s time to do some heavy thinking

Published on: January 2nd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Google’s Chrome drops share for second straight month

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- The browser battle returned to a kind of normalcy last month as Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE), which had posted its largest-ever share increase in January, declined slightly in February.And Google's

Published on: March 2nd, 2012 Gregg Keizer

IE9 can’t stop Microsoft’s browser slump

The March launches of Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) and Firefox 4 failed to stop Microsoft's and Mozilla's decline in browser share, new Web usage data published Sunday showed.According to California-based Net Applications, one

Published on: May 2nd, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft quickens browser pace with IE10

Just over a year after it debuted the first preview for the just-shipped Internet Explorer 9 (IE9), Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday kicked off its next browser, IE10.The first look at IE10, however, runs

Published on: April 13th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft: IE9’s better because rivals ‘dilute’ their efforts

Microsoft Corp. launched Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) late Monday, claiming that it's the best browser for Windows because rivals "dilute" their energies on other operating systems."[IE9] brings all the benefits of a modern

Published on: March 15th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

AOL to end support for Netscape browser

An historic name in software will effectively pass into history in February as AOL discontinues development and active support for the Netscape browser, according to an official blog.AOL will keep delivering security patches

Published on: November 30th, 2010 Stephen Lawson