General

Chrome and Firefox losing popularity among users

Use the default version of IE 6 browser enabled by Microsoft to strengthen its position in the global market. According provided by Net Market Share data, in January 2012 the market share of  the browser Firefox, which is the second most popular browser after IE, decreased by 0.95% to 20.88%.Note that before the Mozilla browser share was 21.83%. Google Chrome in January, held 18.94% of…

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Security

Microsoft has confirmed the presence of vulnerabilities in Windows

According to the developers, the likelihood of exploit virus writers are not great. According to a report in the official German company blog Microsoft, experts confirmed the presence of a dangerous vulnerability in OS Windows. Employees of the company managed to reproduce the error on 64-bit version of Windows 7 with the help of a specially formed HTML-page, open a browser, Safari. As noted in the company,…

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Google MapsGL – first significant web-based application that supports WebGL

Search engine giant Google launched the service MapsGL. In fact, these are the same maps Maps Google, improved and accelerated through the use of technology WebGL (Web-based Graphics Library), allows you to display 3D-graphics-compatible browsers without installing any add-ons using the power of hardware graphics accelerators. WebGL enabled Google to implement smooth transitions between images when working with a map and…

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Net Applications note the further growth of market share of Google Chrome

The analyst firm Net Applications released the results of the monthly study of the world market of Web browsers. According to the reported statistics , Internet Explorer continues to slowly but surely, to take positions in September the share of Microsoft declined offspring from 55.3 to 54.4%. A similar pattern is observed in the second line appearing on the rankings Firefox, user audience of the…

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