Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Mozilla Firefox 4

The browser war heats up again. Just two days after Microsoft has lost their Internet Explorer 9 (free download IE 9 to all Internet users), the rival Mozilla has announced it will release the final version of Firefox 4 on March 22 (date of diffusion). The Firefox browser has steadily steal users away from Internet Explorer and Mozilla wants to maintain momentum.

Mozilla development team has released a Release Candidate 1 (RC1) of Firefox version 4 only last week, but the positive reviews from the community was convinced that there is no need to wait longer. All necessary features have been well tested and implemented in RC1, Mozilla people are just voting application as the final RC1 release of Firefox version 4 or twist it a little more.

"Firefox 4 RC1 has received a warm welcome, it's time to take a decision to ship," said Damon SICORE Mozilla. "For the moment, there is no known problem that will prevent us from shipping RC1 as final. At the end of our session Yard 11:30 AM, Wednesday, March 16, drivers will decide whether to press forward as a RC1 Firefox 4. "
Like the new web browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 9, Firefox 4 is fully compatible with HTML 5, 3D hardware acceleration capable and also has an anti-privacy tool monitoring to protect against annoying users with targeted advertising. latest version of the Mozilla browser will load the video format and Google WebM WebGL for viewing stereoscopic content on the web.

More importantly, Firefox 4 now supports multi-touch when used with Windows 7. This experience will allow users a new way to surf the web on their Tablet PCs. There are so many other improvements in this latest version of the world's second most popular browser, but I really appreciate that, unlike Internet Explorer 9, Firefox 4 will still run on Windows XP!.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Google Chrome 10

Google recently launched a new version of Chrome that includes a synchronization feature new password, encryption, synchronized data, an improved interface settings, and promises 66 percent faster speeds JavaScript. The new version also has enhanced safety by improving functionality Chrome sandboxing, which prevents the malware to interact with the rest of your system, including Adobe Flash Player.

If you are already running Chrome you should be automatically updated to the new version soon.

In the interim, here's a look at the highlights of the stable version of Goggle Chrome 10.

When you go to your browser settings by clicking the blow icon in the upper right corner and selecting "Options" ("Preferences" on a Mac), your settings will now open in a new browser tab instead of a window pop-up. A benefit of this is that it makes it easier to navigate your settings and not having to keep track of a browser window floating lost in all other open windows in your application.

The latest version of Chrome includes password manager tool of the browser data synchronization that allows you to access the same settings on many computers Chrome. Now, Chrome facilitate you to synchronize Web applications, settings auto complete, bookmarks, extensions, passwords, preferences and themes.

Keep in mind that if you use a password to Google Sync, you must use this password to access your data on any PC that you have activated with Google Sync. If you lose or forget your password, you will need to reset your Sync via Google dashboard. This will erase all your data synced on Google's servers, but not on your desktop. So you have to reactivate Google Sync to retrieve your data between multiple computers after reset.