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Internet Explorer hit by critical vulnerability

Internet Explorer Microsoft has warned that its web browser has been hit by a critical vulnerability which could allow an attacker to gain control of IE users’ PCs. Microsoft updated its Security Advisory.. more
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Google Chrome becomes top browser for a day

Chrome Logo Google Chrome became the world’s most downloaded web browser – albeit for just a very brief period, one day in fact. That day was the Sunday just gone, when according to.. more
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Chrome stagnates in latest browser stats

Chrome Logo Net Applications has released its latest figures for desktop browser share in the month of February 2012. And the news is that there’s no change for the major players in the.. more
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IE slides, Chrome gains in browser wars

Once again, when it comes to the month of December in terms of web browsers, there was one clear winner and one clear loser. According to Net Applications, Internet Explorer slid 0.8% last month down to a market share of 51.9%. It’ll likely only be.. more
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New research finds Chrome is most secure browser

New research from Accuvant LABS has looked into the security of the three most widely used browsers and has found that overall, the most secure is Google Chrome. The research was commissioned by Google, however, although it’s described as being a “comprehensive and independently designed.. more
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Chrome browser speeds over 15% market share

The latest figures showing market share in the desktop web browser world are in from Net Applications. And there’s more good news for Google as Chrome continues to accelerate its pace of adoption, and more bad news for Microsoft as Internet Explorer slides yet again... more
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Internet Explorer users are “stupid” claims a hoax

Internet Explorer uses can breathe a sigh of relief, stop dragging their knuckles and remove the dunce’s cap from their head. Why? Because a recent story claiming that users of IE9 have a lower IQ than other browser users has been revealed to be a.. more
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Chrome more popular than Firefox in the UK

The UK market is presenting a somewhat different picture to global statistics when it comes to web browser usage. While the latest worldwide data from Net Applications sees Internet Explorer continue to slide, the established order of IE (now on 53%), then Firefox (21%) and.. more
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Internet Explorer continues slide in browser wars

Microsoft’s web browser has slipped once again as new monthly figures emerge for browser market share in June. According to Net Applications data, the various versions of Internet Explorer are used by 53.7% of the market, barely above half now. That figure is down 0.6%.. more
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Google sweeps browser broom, out with Firefox 3.5 and IE7

Google has decided that it needs to push web users on to download the latest versions of whatever browser they happen to be using. In a blog announcement entitled “Our plans to support modern browsers across Google Apps”, Google notes that it wants to drive.. more
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