Posts Tagged ‘ browser ’

Chrome Beta for Android Updated to 25.0.1364.64 (Changelog)

February 1, 2013

Google updated the Chrome Beta Web browser for Android to build 25.0.1364.64. Check out the changelog below to see what’s different, then head to Google Play for the download. Chrome Beta 25.0.1364.64 – Changelog: Updated graphics architecture that greatly improves fast scrolling on large pages Fixed 163439 – page links are not working...
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NVIDIA Tegra 4 Web Page Load Test Demo at CES 2013 (Video)

January 14, 2013
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In the video above from the 2013 International CES, we checked out another aspect of NVIDIA’s upcoming Tegra 4 quad-core processor. The chip-maker had a webpage load test station set up for CES attendees to put a Tegra 4-powered Android development tablet through its paces. During NVIDIA’s CES press conference, we saw the same...
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Google Search Handwrite for Android, iOS Demo (Video)

July 26, 2012

After integrating a handy scientific calculator into Search, Google has now added a feature called Handwrite. It’s essentially handwriting recognition for Google Search and it can be activated on Android smartphones and tablets, as well as the iPhone and iPad. Simply enable the feature in the settings menu of and you will notice...
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Google Search Gets Scientific Calculator (Video Demo)

July 26, 2012

If you have ever tried to enter a mathematical formula into Google Search, you were probably pleased to find that it actually delivered a solution. Well, that function just received an upgrade as Google has now implemented a fully functioning scientific calculator. You can access the web app through your desktop or mobile browser,...
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Google Releases Chrome Web Browser on iOS (Video)

June 28, 2012

Google brought Chrome for Android out of beta yesterday, however, today, they released the popular web browser for the first time on iTunes for iOS devices (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad). The initial release performs quite well and allows users to sync bookmarks across multiple devices, including smartphones, tablets and computers. It also has some...
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Google Announces Nexus 7 Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Tablet from Asus (Specs, Features, Video)

June 27, 2012

UPDATE: check out our Nexus 7 unboxing video. Google has finally put all rumors to rest by announcing the Nexus 7 Tablet from Asus. It’s powered by the all new Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and comes at an affordable price-point at just $200-250, depending on choice of storage. The Nexus 7 Tablet...
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Mozilla Releases Firefox 14 Update for Android

June 26, 2012

Mozilla has released a “dynamic upgrade” of their Firefox mobile Web browser for the Android platform. Firefox 14 is said to be “screaming fast” with dramatic performance improvements – noticeable during startup, page loading, panning and zooming. With the latest update, Firefox is apparently faster than the default Android 4.0.4 browser now, at least...
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Firefox Beta for Android Goes Native with New UI (Changelog)

May 15, 2012

The Mozilla team has released a native version of Firefox Beta for Android. The update introduces a redesigned UI, faster load times, Adobe Flash support and more to users on the Google Play Store. Check out the change log below, then head to Google Play for the download. New: - Faster start-up and page...
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Chrome for Android Updated: More Languages, New Features

April 17, 2012

Chrome for Android Beta has been updated to 0. (Chrome 18.0.1025.133) on the Google Play Store. The popular Web browser for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered smartphones and tablets is now available in 31 more languages and in all countries where Google Play (formerly Android Market) is available. A number of new features have...
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Chrome for Android Updated in Google Play Store

March 8, 2012

Chrome Beta for Android has been updated to 0.. The update focuses on bug fixes and also brings back support for more versions of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, including on rooted devices. Head to the Google Play Store (Android Market) to get the update. Features: - Browse fast with accelerated page loading, scrolling,...
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Google Chrome Beta for Android Updated

February 24, 2012

Google has updated the Chrome Beta Web browser for Android to version 0.. The latest build of Chrome offers Android Beam support, added countries, compability checks and essential bug fixes. Grab the download now for free through the Android Market. Source: Market
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Google Chrome Web Browser Released for Android (Video)

February 7, 2012

Google launched their Chrome desktop Web browser in 2008, and it’s been pretty successful since then. Now, Google is bringing that browsing experience to Android with Chrome Beta. Like its desktop counterpart, Chrome Beta focuses on two design principles: speed and simplicity. It also allows users to seemlessly sign-in and sync with their Google...
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Kindle Fire’s Silk Browser ported to other Android devices

January 4, 2012

One of the big upsides about Amazon’s Kindle Fire is the Silk Web Browser that comes preloaded on the tablet. Silk is notable for using the cloud to process and render pages. Well, the creative minds at XDA-developers have successfully ported the Silk browser to other Android devices. The kicker is that you’ll need...
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Browser Plus for Android Ice Cream Sandwich released

January 3, 2012

Beansoft has released an interesting, new third party Web browser for Android, called Browser Plus, that’s based on the stock Ice Cream Sandwich browser. Their goal is to “add useful functions to the standard ICS browser” and they seem to be off to a good start. With the app, you’re now able to set...
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Google Image results optimized for iPad and Android tablets

December 8, 2011

Google has updated their image search feature to better accommodate tablet users. There’s now a new image carousel that can be swiped to navigate through a long list of results. Simply perform a standard image search with the browser, tap on an image in the listed results, then swipe left or right to casually...
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