SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp released Internet Explorer 10 to millions of new users on Tuesday, hoping the latest version of its market-leading browser will win back customers who have migrated to Google Inc's Chrome and help it establish a toe-hold in the fast-growing mobile browser market.
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A new report on web browser market share suggests that Internet Explorer is still the browser of choice for most users.The data gathered comes by way of Net Applications, which tracks data from 160 million unique visitors a month across 40,000 websites In February, Microsoft's browser accounted for 55.82 percent of global users, showing a slight bump from January where it...
(2 months and 20 days ago)
Now that I'm running Windows 8 for at least part of my workday (much to my chagrin), I'm doing my best to make it hospitable. And for me, the first step is installing Google Chrome, my preferred Web browser. So I dropped into Desktop, fired up Internet Explorer, downloaded and installed Chrome, and set it as my default browser. Then I ran it, signed into my Google account,...
(1 month and 7 days ago)
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(1 month and 4 days ago)
Though the Pixel has nice hardware specs and a gorgeous body, it runs a beefed up version of Google's Chrome browser called Chrome OS. Chrome OS is too limited for the Pixel's huge $1,300 price tag.
(1 month and 26 days ago)
When Opera announced in February that it would switch to the WebKit browser engine, the same basic technology that powers Chrome and Safari, critics wondered if this was a bad move for the open Web. The worry was that browser vendors were putting too much power in the hands of one rendering engine. Many, no doubt, were recalling the years when Internet Explorer dominated...
(1 month and 15 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Tech investors who lived through the dot-com crash can remember back to a time when Web browsers were seen as a killer technology. Microsoft made defeating Netscape its defining battle of the late '90s; competition was so fierce that Microsoft's tactics in the Web browser space was a central part of the antitrust case that aimed to break up the...
(1 month and 23 days ago)
Microsoft's Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) doubled its usage share last month, and now accounts for nearly 11 percent of all copies of IE in use, a Web measurement company said today. IE10, which Microsoft launched last October for Windows 8 and in February for the far-more-popular Windows 7, doubled its usage share within IE from 5.3% to a month-ending 10.8%, data published...
(19 days ago)
After nearly two years of tinkering and testing, Microsoft has officially released Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7. Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 requires you to have at least Service Pack 1 installed. Microsoft offers direct downloads of the browser in 95 languages, though the company will automatically upgrade Windows 7 users to the new browser in the coming weeks...
(2 months and 24 days ago)
Internet Explorer has made a bit of a comeback in the last couple of years, but the UK government's own figures suggest that our home computers are much more likely to have Chrome or Safari. In an interesting blog post, Edd Sowden, a developer on the gov.uk sites, shows off a graph that shows that those coming into the official government sites through IE declines...
(2 months and 11 days ago)
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