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Google Chrome Becomes 'Legal' in Cuba

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.21.2014 | Media
Yoani Sanchez

We Cuban users, fortunately, had not expected the American company to be allowed to access the program from a national Internet Provider.

Microsoft Scrambles to Release new Win 8.1 Update and Battles IE Security Flaw

Michael L. Berman | Posted 07.02.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

This will be the second major update for what it dubbed Windows 8.1 since February, but will it be the last before Microsoft debuts the much anticipated (at least by me) Windows 9?

Microsoft Rushes To Fix Major Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Reuters | Jim Finkle | Posted 04.28.2014 | Technology

By Jim Finkle BOSTON, April 27 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is rushing to fix a bug in its widely used Internet Explorer web browser after a computer...

Just One More Reason To Hate Internet Explorer

Reuters | Joseph Menn | Posted 04.16.2014 | Technology

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A previously unknown flaw in a recent version of Microsoft Corp's Internet Explorer web browse...

Chrome Used Twice as Often as Firefox, Safari and IE

Danny Wong | Posted 12.24.2013 | Technology
Danny Wong

Thursday, Shareaholic, a maker of digital tools that help get content get distributed, discovered and shared across the web, released its Browser Shar...

7 Things Bill Gates Is Probably Also Sorry For

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 10.08.2013 | Technology

Recently, Bill Gates made a major admission. No, he's not donating some of his fortune to you. During an interview at a Harvard fundraising campaig...

From Pogs to Trolls, the Story of the IE Commercial That Racked Up 28 Million Views | Posted 06.24.2013 | Technology

In less than three months, Internet Explorer's nostalgia-heavy "Child of the 90s" video has been viewed a whopping 28 million times.

May the Web Browser Rest in Peace

John Pavley | Posted 05.09.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

I would like to see something new and better than 20-year-old hacked together ideas with which to browse the massive, unstructured, and nearly endless ocean of content that is our contemporary World Wide Web. The web browser and its core feature set have become a straight jacket on innovation and is holding us back.

WATCH: Microsoft Proudly Proclaims That Internet Explorer 'Sucks Less'

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.29.2012 | Technology

Hey, commenters: Microsoft has read your best Internet Explorer insults, and it doesn't think you're very original. Microsoft lightly mocks Intern...

And The Fastest Browser For Windows Is...

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.07.2012 | Technology

Microsoft has been playing up the speed of of Internet Explorer in a flashy TV advertisement lately, and according to at least one research firm, the ...

WATCH: Internet Explorer Gets Dissed

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.05.2012 | Technology

Poor Internet Explorer. Despite a flashy commercial and decent reviews, Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 is still the butt of many web-browser-rela...

PHOTOS: MSN Gets A Major Makeover

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.02.2012 | Technology

MSN is getting a Windows 8 makeover. With Microsoft's new desktop and tablet OS just around the corner, the company's MSN homepage, a portal to Mi...

Europe's Upset With Microsoft Over Internet Explorer

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2012 | Technology

* Fines could reach 10 pct of turnover * EU regulators likely to use case to deter other companies * Internet Explorer's...

Do Not Track May Hinder Campaigns

Alex Palombo | Posted 11.19.2012 | Technology
Alex Palombo

The Do Not Track opt-in option will be a part of the major web browsers by the end of this year; when websites will follow suit is a far different story and may take months or years to happen. But this is a burgeoning privacy issue.

Microsoft Warns Internet Explorer Users Of Nasty Security Flaw

Reuters | Jim Finkle | Posted 11.18.2012 | Technology

* Company says PCs vulnerable to attack by malicious sites * Microsoft says free security tool can protect against attacks ...

Internet Explorer Users Taxed By Online Retailer

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.14.2012 | Technology

Online shopping is often riddled with taxes and extraneous fees. This week Australian online retailer Kogan took things one step further by imposing a...

Microsoft's Plan For New Internet Explorer Privacy Feature Hits Snag

Wired | Posted 06.07.2012 | Technology

The latest proposed draft of the Do Not Track specification published Wednesday requires that users must choose to turn on the anti-behavioral trackin...

Jason Gilbert

Microsoft's Great Xbox Just Got Better. Here's How. | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.05.2012 | Technology

There was, as is par for the course at Microsoft keynote presentations, much to laugh about and mock at Monday's Xbox event, presented live at the E3 ...

WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 07.25.2012 | Technology
Shawn Amos

We'll take a trip down Internet memory lane in this week's "60 Seconds of Social Media" to see how it all began.

Is This The World's Favorite Web Browser?

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 05.21.2012 | Technology

Has Google Chrome surpassed Internet Explorer to become the world's most used web browser? According to one estimate (as pointed out by Global Nerd...

Bad News For Internet Explorer

Reuters | Tarmo Virki | Posted 05.21.2012 | Technology

By Tarmo Virki HELSINKI (Reuters) - Google Inc's Chrome web browser overtook Microsoft Corp's Internet Explorer (IE) to become market l...

WATCH: Microsoft's Strange New Ad Defends Internet Explorer

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.19.2012 | Technology

Has Microsoft finally gone off its rocker? Probably not, though its latest ad release makes you wonder. The minute-long spot, titled "The Browser ...

Internet Explorer Gets A Much-Requested Feature

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.15.2011 | Technology

Internet Explorer, the most widely used browser (in the world and in the United States) is adding a feature that will automatically upgrade its users ...

A Big Win For Chrome

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.02.2011 | Technology

Another important day in the browser wars: Chrome has surpassed Firefox in market share for the first time ever, according to a new report from StatCo...

Watch: Report Linking IQ To Browser Choice Likely A Hoax

Posted 10.03.2011 | Technology

A recent study that claimed that people who used the Internet Explorer web browser had lower IQs has been exposed as a hoax....