IE 10 for Windows 7 is going to your system automatically

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 IE 10 for Windows 7 was teased in 2011. Yes, it was in 2011 (not a typo) when Microsoft unveiled the first preview version of IE 10 for Windows 7. The second preview also can run on Windows 7. But after that, IE 10 has been for windows 8 only.  Apparently Microsoft attempted to use this IE 10 ...

Chrome for Android updated to 25: faster, more HTML 5, better scrolling, pinch to zoom, background audio playback

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Chrome for Android was just updated to version 25.0.1364.123. If you have an Android phone or tablet running Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) or Jelly Bean (4.1 and 4.2) . You can grab the update from Google Play Store.  So, the version on desktop and Android is similar now. For older versions of Android, Chrome is not available. Previous update ...

Kindle Fire update brings parent control, finally

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Last week, Amazon issued a software update  6.3.1 for its Kindle Fire tablet. One of the notable update is adding  password protection and other parental controls. Now Kindle owners can enable password-protect purchases, disable access to specific content libraries, and block access to the Silk web browser. Parents now can control what their kids can use by blocking adult contents, some ...

Silent update of IE from January 2012

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Finally, Micro$oft knows how to do silent update for your IE browser. Maybe just learned  from Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Anyway, this is a smart move to stop or at least to slow down the losing of market share (to Chrome and Firefox). M$ won the browser war against Netscape by bundling IE to Windows ...

Why Chrome is the safest web browser?

Why Chrome is the safest web browser?

In our safe surfing guide series, I mentioned one important thing for safe surfing is dumping IE and choosing a better browser. One of  the safest web browser is Google Chrome browser, which is becoming more and more popular. The security features include: Sandboxing. Almost all  browsers now have tabbed browsing, even IE has it for long ...