Chrome: The shiny finish on Google

Chrome: The shiny finish on Google

Google’s announcement of the now-available beta of its new browser, Chrome, sent shockwaves through the industry chock-a-block with viable browsers,...

September 1st, 2008 Briony Smith

WildPackets to release network monitoring app

WildPackets to release network monitoring app

WildPackets Inc. is about to release a Web-based monitoring and reporting application it says gives IT managers and engineers the...

March 5th, 2008 Network World Canada

Netscape Navigator reaches the end of the line

Netscape Navigator reaches the end of the line

AOL LLC Friday pulled the plug on Netscape Navigator, the Web browser that once owned the lion's share of the...

January 1st, 2008 Gregg Keizer

The battle of the multimedia browser plug-ins

The battle of the multimedia browser plug-ins

Microsoft Corp. and Adobe Systems Inc. are racing to get users to install Silverlight and Flash, their respective plug-in software...

December 23rd, 2007 Chris Kanaracus

Developer commenting on Microsoft blog

Developer commenting on Microsoft blog

Users of Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) turned a blog post by a Microsoft Corp. program manager into a complaint free-for-all...

December 4th, 2007 Gregg Keizer

Researchers reveal another Firefox flaw

Researchers reveal another Firefox flaw

Mozilla Corp. has produced a patch for yet another critical flaw in Firefox, the latest embarrassment in a lengthening list...

July 26th, 2007 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft fixes bugs in Windows, IE, Outlook Express

Microsoft fixes bugs in Windows, IE, Outlook Express

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEFRAMINGHAM - As Microsoft Corp. Tuesday patched 15 vulnerabilities in its operating system, browser, and other software,...

June 12th, 2007 Gregg Keizer

US government department bans Microsoft upgrades for now

US government department bans Microsoft upgrades for now

The U.S. Department of Transportation has quietly put the kibosh on Windows Vista, Office 2007 and Internet Explorer 7 (IE7),...

March 7th, 2007 Gregg Keizer and Eric Lai

Google releases customized version of IE 7

Google releases customized version of IE 7

Google Inc. has released a customized version of Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer 7 (IE 7) browser in which Google, not...

December 17th, 2006 Elizabeth Montalbano