Internet Explorer鈥檚 Share of Web Traffic Drops Below 50%

Mashable: Internet Explorer can no longer claim more than half of the web鈥檚 traffic, as of October, ending more than a decade of the default Microsoft browser鈥檚 reign. Safari鈥檚 hold on 62.17% of mobile traffic has reduced IE鈥檚 overall share of web browsing, despite still claiming 52.63% of desktop traffic, according to Netmarketshare.com. The Microsoft browser鈥檚 diminishing share (49.6%) reflects its near absence from the realms of mobile and tablet, which now make up 6% of web traffic....

November 3, 2011 路 1 min 路 197 words 路 Omid Farhang

Firefox 4 Beta 2 Now Available For Android And Maemo

Firefox 4 Beta 2 has been released and you can download it in 10 languages on your Android or Maemo device. The new version comes with a wide range of fixes and improvements. The install size of Firefox Beta has been reduced by 60% (from around 43 MB to 17 MB). A new theme has been included in this version, that gives Firefox a fresh new look and the ability to easily share links with your friends from the Site Menu and the ability to undo closing a tab....

November 6, 2010 路 2 min 路 238 words 路 Omid Farhang

Opera Mini Rules Apple鈥檚 App Store

The fact that Opera Mini was admitted to the App Store was a huge surprise, but judging from the popularity of the app, it was the right move, at least from the users鈥 point of view. At one point, Opera Mini was the most popular free app in all regional App Stores, as you can see in the screenshot below. Right now, the situation has changed slightly, but Opera Mini is still on top everywhere except in Australia, where it holds the second place....

April 15, 2010 路 1 min 路 108 words 路 Omid Farhang