Internet Explorer

  • Microsoft sued over browser error, slapped with $731 million fine 12-04-2014 10:12 AM

    Seattle: Microsoft Corp's board faces a lawsuit over the way it handled an error with its Internet Explorer browser that ended up costing the company a record-breaking $731 million fine by European antitrust regulators. The lawsuit, brought by shareholder Kim Barovic in federal court in Seattle on Friday, charges that...
  • Hackers use previously unknown Internet Explorer 10 flaw in new attacks 14-02-2014 02:24 PM

    San Francisco: A previously unknown flaw in a recent version of Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser is being used to attack Internet users, including some visitors to a major site for US military veterans, researchers said Thursday. Security firm FireEye discovered the attacks against IE 10 this week, saying that...
  • Microsoft's Internet Explorer 11 browser now available for Windows 7 08-11-2013 10:09 AM

    Redmond: Microsoft Corp. said Thursday that it has made its latest browser, Internet Explorer 11, available to users of Windows 7 machines. The new browser had already been part of the Windows 8.1 upgrade the company released last month. The browser, available as a free download, improves the performance of...
  • Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 10 browser for Windows 7 14-11-2012 11:27 AM

    San Francisco:: The latest version of Microsoft's Web browser is now available to the vast audience connecting to the Internet on personal computers running on the Windows 7 operating system. The redesigned browser, Internet Explorer 10, made its debut last month when Microsoft released Windows 8, which makes dramatic changes...
  • Here's how to get your old Facebook profile back 02-01-2012 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: Not everyone is happy with Facebook's dramatic redesign of its users' profile pages. While Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the Timeline is a "new way to express who you are," many users want to get back the old way of expressing themselves. Users who have opted for the...
  • Google Chrome overtakes Firefox in UK 02-08-2011 07:30 AM

    London: Google's Chrome overtook Mozilla Firefox in July to become Britain's second-most popular Web browser after Microsoft's Internet Explorer, Web analytics firm StatCounter said on Monday. Chrome, launched in December 2008, took 22.1 per cent of the UK market, up from 12 per cent a year earlier. Internet Explorer's share...
  • Google Chrome tops 20 per cent market share 02-07-2011 08:58 AM

    Seattle: Google Inc's Chrome Web browser has grabbed more than 20 perc ent of global market share, while Microsoft Corp's long-time leader Internet Explorer has slipped below 50 per cent, according to Internet statistics firm StatCounter. A seven-fold increase in usage in the last 12 months is a boost for...
  • Microsoft unveils 'do not track' feature for IE 08-12-2010 05:23 PM

    San Francisco: An upcoming version of Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer browser will let users add lists of sites that they don't want tracking them, a peace offering amid uproar over the sneaky ways that websites watch their users as they bounce around the Internet. The new feature, however, won't be...
  • Microsoft CEO hypes smartphone, browser 29-10-2010 12:32 PM

    Redmond: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer pumped up unique features in the company's new Web browser and smartphone software at a software developer conference Thursday, the company's annual pep rally for people who will build programs for the Web, Windows computers and phones. Ballmer is known for his onstage enthusiasm. This...
  • Microsoft issues its biggest-ever security fix 13-10-2010 10:56 AM

    Boston: Microsoft Corp issued its biggest-ever security fix on Tuesday, including repairs to its ubiquitous Windows operating system and Internet browser for flaws that could let hackers take control of a PC. The new patches aim to fix a number of vulnerabilities including the notorious Stuxnet virus that attacked an...
  • Rise of Google Chrome threatens IE, Firefox 11-10-2010 01:27 PM

    London: Web browser Google Chrome, which emerged in mid-2008, has hit Internet Explorer hard and stalled the rise of Mozilla Firefox. Internet Explorer now accounts for less than 50 per cent of worldwide web browser usage, a fall from its peak of 88 percent in 2003. The fall makes the...
  • Microsoft launches new Web browser IE9 17-09-2010 04:52 PM

    The browser war just got meaner. Microsoft has launched its new version of Internet Explorer which they claim is amazingly fast and secure. ...
  • Microsoft releases latest version of Web browser 16-09-2010 08:43 AM

    San Francisco: Microsoft Corp released the latest version of its Web browser, saying that it would work at faster speeds, deliver better graphics and be less obtrusive to users. Internet Explorer 9, unlike previous versions and many competing browsers, pushes itself into the background. "People go to the Web for...
  • Apple announces Public Beta of Safari 4 25-02-2009 08:19 PM

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  • Google launches Toolbar 6 Beta for IE 25-02-2009 08:16 PM

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  • The Explorer threat: What you can do 18-12-2008 08:55 AM

    Do not visit sites you haven't heard of, Trojan may auto-install itself. ...
  • Watch: Different and better browsers available for surfing 27-10-2008 11:41 AM

    There are better browsers available that spoil you for choice. ...
  • IE8: Surf the web without leaving a trace 03-09-2008 12:07 AM

    The new Internet Explorer 8 has a new feature 'in-private browsing'. ...