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IE Platform Architect defects to Google
— 9:20 AM on September 23, 2010

Here's a bit of browser war gossip for you. Right after Microsoft gloated about seeing two million people download the Internet Explorer 9 beta...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Built-in instant search coming to Chrome
— 6:00 AM on September 22, 2010

Unless you've been living under a rock since September 8—or, worse, you use Bing—you'll have noticed that whole "instant search" thing Google is doing...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Ubuntu designer shows user-tracking UI
— 4:46 PM on September 20, 2010

Could your PC serve you better by knowing its position relative to you? Ubuntu interface designer Christian Giordano experimented with the concept last week,...

Type: News story Tags: Software Linux-Unix

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Adobe offers beta 64-bit Flash plug-in with IE9 support
— 6:00 AM on September 16, 2010

On the heels of Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 beta, which is available in a 64-bit flavor for Windows 7, Adobe has released a 64-bit...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Internet Explorer 9 beta arrives with snazzy UI in tow
— 1:23 PM on September 15, 2010

Microsoft's latest browser is here! Well, in beta form, at least. The Internet Explorer 9 beta popped up on beautyoftheweb.com earlier today, giving users...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Intel AppUp Store preps to exit beta, invade Best Buy shelves
— 1:15 PM on September 14, 2010

At CES in January, Intel gave everyone a glimpse at the AppUp Center—effectively an iTunes App Store copycat targeted at Windows- and Moblin-powered netbooks....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Software

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Adobe resumes development of Flash to iPhone tool
— 9:37 AM on September 10, 2010

Yesterday, we said Apple's newly lifted ban on third-party iOS development tools could let Adobe resume work on its Flash CS5 to iOS porting...

Type: News story Tags: Software Personal tech

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Apple does a 180, allows third-party development tools on iOS
— 10:12 AM on September 9, 2010

This seems to be "patching up boo-boos" week at Apple. Barely a day after releasing its iOS 4.1 update, which fixes several serious bugs...

Type: News story Tags: Software Personal tech

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iOS 4.1 arrives with proximity sensor, Bluetooth fixes
— 2:37 PM on September 8, 2010

For those who haven't been spending their day clicking "Check for Update" in iTunes, Apple has finally released iOS 4.1 for the iPhone and iPod...

Type: News story Tags: Software Personal tech

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Google begins rolling out instant search
— 12:08 PM on September 8, 2010

If results start popping up instantly the next time you type into the Google search box, don't be alarmed. You're looking at the new Instant...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Fifth Firefox 4 beta enables Direct2D by default
— 5:12 PM on September 7, 2010

The final release of Firefox 4.0 is drawing closer and closer. Earlier today, Mozilla outed its fifth beta version of the browser, which enables...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Chrome 6.0 arrives in completed form
— 4:24 PM on September 3, 2010

Google announced yesterday that its latest Chrome release, version 6.0, is now available. Hard to believe only two years have passed since Google

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Gmail can now prioritize your inbox
— 9:58 AM on August 31, 2010

According to the official Gmail blog, Google is in the process of introducing a powerful new tool to deal with the deluge of e-mail...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Google Chrome to gain GPU acceleration
— 4:27 PM on August 30, 2010

Death, taxes and Google adding features to their Chrome browser—it's nice to know there are still a few certainties in life. According to this post...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Internet Software

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Likely IE9 screenshot shows sleek new user interface
— 6:00 AM on August 26, 2010

We got our first glimpses of the Firefox 4 interface months before the first beta even came out, but Internet Explorer 9 has remained comparatively...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Yahoo flips the switch, transitions to Bing search
— 9:25 AM on August 25, 2010

Just like that, the universe of web search engines has collapsed into itself a little more. Yahoo announced on its official Search Blog yesterday...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Updated: Gmail gets phone calling functionality
— 6:00 AM on August 25, 2010

If there's any truth to the latest story over at CNet News, you might be able to make phone calls directly from Gmail before too...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Firefox 4.0 beta 4 brings Direct2D acceleration
— 5:19 PM on August 24, 2010

A new beta release of Firefox 4.0 has hit the web, and this one is a biggie. Alongside browser sync and a cool new...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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