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Google Chrome overtakes Internet Explorer to be crowned top web browser

According to NetMarketShare, Google Chrome had 41.7 percent of desktop browser share in April, narrowly ahead of Internet Explorer which had a share of 41.4 percent.

May 03, 2016, 22:06 PM IST

Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 to come to an end from next week

If you have been using Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10, you will soon have to upgrade to IE11.

Jan 07, 2016, 10:14 AM IST

Coming soon, Microsoft's new browser 'Edge'

Finally, Microsoft is doing away with its old browser - Internet Explorer. The company on Wednesday unveiled its next generation web browser called “Microsoft Edge” at its Build conference in San Francisco.

Apr 30, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

Microsoft introduces Edge browser, successor to Internet Explorer

Wrapped under secretive 'Project Spartan' so far, Microsoft has unveiled future looking Edge as its new web browser, which would eventually replace the existing Internet Explorer.

Apr 30, 2015, 03:40 AM IST

Google to improve scrolling problems in Chrome with Microsoft's Pointer events

 Google has announced its decision to adopt a standard that would allow both mouse and touch navigation for its Chrome browser.

Mar 26, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Microsoft 'not killing' Internet Explorer just yet

Microsoft's Internet Explorer has although slipped lower and lower on the popularity meter in the past few years, however, several Windows users, including celebrities like Zooey Deschanel, came to its rescue after Microsoft hinted that it might squash the ageing browser.

Mar 18, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

Microsoft's next Internet Explorer browser will support extensions

Currently codenamed Spartan, the new browser is expected to be released as part of Windows 10 across PCs, phones, and tablets.

Jan 28, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

Microsoft may introduce Windows 10 with big changes to Internet Explorer

Microsoft will reportedly introduce the Windows 10 with some big changes to Internet Explorer browser codenamed "Spartan" making it more like Chrome and Firefox.

Dec 30, 2014, 13:18 PM IST

Yahoo starts prompting Internet Explorer, Opera users to switch to Firefox

The prompt appears on Internet Explorer, Opera and even the new Yandex browser, reported Tech Crunch.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Microsoft releases security updates for Windows, IE on Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released security fixes for Internet Explorer and Exchange Server in its latest series of " Patch Tuesday".

Dec 10, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

Google unveils `Project Zero` hacker squad to defend people against cyber-attacks

Tech titan Google on Wednesday unveiled `Project Zero` - a team of elite hackers designated for checking internet security holes and defending people from cyber-attacks.

Jul 16, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Internet Explorer 8 under threat in India: Cyber agency

Cyber security sleuths have alerted Indian users against a "high" level virus activity in a select version of popular Microsoft-owned web browser - the Internet Explorer.

May 27, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

Internet Explorer 8 under threat in India: Cyber agency

Cyber security sleuths have alerted Indian users against a "high" level virus activity in a select version of popular Microsoft-owned web browser - the Internet Explorer.

May 27, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Microsoft rescues XP users with emergency browser fix

Microsoft is helping the estimated hundreds of millions of customers still running Windows XP, which it stopped supporting earlier this month, by providing an emergency update to fix a critical bug in its Internet Explorer browser.

May 02, 2014, 00:10 AM IST

Microsoft patching perilous hole in IE Web browser

Microsoft Thursday released a patch for a perilous hole in its Internet Explorer browser that hackers could slip through to invade computers.

May 01, 2014, 23:31 PM IST

Microsoft rushes to fix Internet Explorer bug; no fix for Windows XP users

Microsoft Corp is rushing to fix a bug in its widely used Internet Explorer web browser after a computer security firm disclosed the flaw over the weekend, saying hackers have already exploited it in attacks on some US companies.

Apr 28, 2014, 09:21 AM IST

Microsoft flaw used to attack French aerospace employees, veterans

A flaw in recent versions of Internet Explorer was used to attack visitors to a website for U.S. military veterans, and also appears to have been used earlier against French aerospace industry employees, researchers said Friday.

Feb 15, 2014, 10:02 AM IST

Google unveils services promoting free expression

Google Inc will begin to shield news organizations and human rights groups from cyberattacks as part of a new package of services designed to support "free expression" on the Web, the internet giant said Monday.

Oct 22, 2013, 09:51 AM IST

Microsoft rushes out software fix for Internet Explorer

Microsoft released an emergency software fix for Internet Explorer after hackers exploited a security flaw in the popular Web browser to attack an unknown number of users.

Sep 18, 2013, 22:40 PM IST

EU fines Microsoft $733 million for anti-trust violation

The Redmond, Washington-based company accepted full responsibility for the breach, attributing the problem to a technical error that has since been corrected.

Mar 07, 2013, 00:05 AM IST