January 24, 2022

Statistics: Mobile Browsing Share Exceeds 10% for the First Time

From NetMarketShare: For the first time in our sample [NetMarketShare provides usage stats for many Internet services], browsing on mobile devices has exceeded 10% of all browsing.  This actually underestimates the total amount of browsing share on mobile devices, since our sample does not contain data on apps, like maps.

A New Browser Extension: Evernote Clearly (Makes Web Pages, Articles Clean and Easy to Read)

Direct to Evernote Cleary Web Site (Currently Available Only for Chrome) From an Introductory Blog Post (and Video) With one click, Clearly hides all distractions from blogs and articles, allowing you to read in peace. Click on Clearly whenever you visit a blog post or article. Clearly slides in, showing an alternate view of the […]

"Mozilla Unveils New Firefox Interface for Firefox 9 and Beyond"

From ExtremeTech: For now we only have some very pretty mockups to feast our eyes upon, but in a couple of weeks Firefox 8 will migrate from the Nightly channel to Aurora — and after that, the new interface will begin to emerge in Firefox 9, 10, and 11. An exact time line isn’t yet […]

FYI: Firefox 5 Has Been Released, Ready To Download

Download Here Introductory Blog Post from Mozilla Firefox 5 is available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android The latest version of Firefox includes more than 1,000 improvements and performance enhancements that make it easier to discover and use all of the innovative features in Firefox. This release adds support for more modern Web technologies that […]

Twitter Begins to Roll Out Redesigned Mobile Web App

From the Official Announcement: “A better app for your mobile browser” This web app allows us to provide a high-quality and consistent Twitter experience on high-end touchscreen devices – whether or not an official Twitter application is available. It was built from the ground up for smartphones and tablets, which have more advanced browsers that […]