Firefox 4 Beta Updated with Sync and Panorama

August 24th, 2010

The latest update to Firefox 4 Beta is now available with new features that offer more control over your Web experience. This release lets you own and control your personal Web experience by syncing your data across devices, and by helping you organize your tabs in order to juggle and prioritize your busy online life….

Making Sites Look Their Best in Standards Mode

August 24th, 2010

IE has traditionally drawn a 2-pixel border around the content area of a site. This border, drawn as part of the page rather than IE’s frame, affects calculations of distance from the top and left of the page. It also creates a not-so-modern beveled look. In the fourth Platform Preview, you’ll notice pages running in…

Case Study: StyleWorks Premium Photoshop Styles

August 24th, 2010

This past March, I decided it was time to put my skills as a Drupal developer to use and launch a new online business. I knew early on that I wanted this business to be product-based, and after several weeks of playing with different ideas, I settled on selling premium Photoshop layer styles. It was…

Mitchell Baker Honored as the Recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s 2010 Growth, Innovation and Leadership Award

August 20th, 2010

Today, Mitchell Baker was announced as the recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s 2010 Growth, Innovation and Leadership Award. Mitchell will be honored for her achievements at the annual GIL 2010 event in Silicon Valley on September 13, 2010. The award honor was announced in a press release issued by Frost & Sullivan, excerpt below: “Profiled…

Kenneth Russell is now a WebKit reviewer!

August 19th, 2010

Kenneth is one of the members of the WebGL working group and has been contributing to its implementation in WebKit for over a year. He is beginning to branch out by working on GPU acceleration for more areas in WebKit’s rendering. Please join me in congratulating Kenneth on his reviewer status!

More ways to find the right Chrome Extension for you

August 19th, 2010

A few months ago, we launched several categories of featured Chrome extensions to help you find the right one. Today, in addition to updating these pages with new extensions, we are also launching more categories to enhance your web experiences in News and weather, Photos, Productivity, Search tools and Social. If you have a busy… Drupal Ubercart powered Marketplace

August 19th, 2010

In 2009 Appnovation Technologies was asked to design and develop a Drupal based community and e-commerce website called Cargoh. The driving idea behind the site is to create a “social marketplace” for independent artists from all over the world to be able to showcase and sell their products and services. It features community tools such…

Content blocker synchronization, and *nix fixes

August 19th, 2010

It has been a while since we added something to Opera Link, but with this “Opera 10.70” snapshot, we are introducing synchronization of the content blocker. This makes it easy to build and maintain a list of blocked items anywhere you go. This snapshot also has a few Linux/FreeBSD fixes. Known issues Existing URLs might…

Microsoft to Co-Chair New W3C Web Performance Working Group

August 19th, 2010

Earlier this morning the W3C announced the formation of a new Web Performance Working Group chartered with making it easier to accurately measure web application performance. Enabling web developers to understand the real world performance characteristics of their applications is critical to the success of HTML5, and we’re excited to have been selected as co-chairs…

New Opera 10.70 snapshot: Synchronizing build numbers (almost)

August 18th, 2010

It’s been a few days since the previous Opera 10.70 snapshot, so we decided it was time to do another one. If you look at the build numbers, you will notice that Mac and Unix use the same number. We are currently working on synchronizing build numbers across desktop platforms, and this is the first…