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IE8 SmartScreen in action

November 23rd, 2009

Last week at PDC, as we were about to start talking to people about IE9, I saw the following notification from my Facebook account: From: Facebook [mailto:notification+mwm5axbx@facebookmail.com] Sent: Tuesday, November 17, 2009 10:05 AM Dina posted something on your Wall and wrote: “funny vid of u, you see it? http://www.facebook.com/l/ca339;hTTP://www.N70.InFO/2d” To see your Wall or…

10.10 goes final

November 23rd, 2009

No new 10.10 snapshots today, the final version is ready! :hat: We’d like to thank everyone for testing the snapshots, and thereby helping to iron out the last issues. The latest snapshot (windows build 1893) is the final release. So if your running that build you do not need to upgrade. Are you using Opera…

Something for the weekend?

November 21st, 2009

Isn’t it nice getting builds? So nice in fact we thought you might want one for the weekend! 😉 The main fix here is to DSK-271546 (After signing up for a new account, Opera isn’t automatically logged in after restart), so please make sure this is working for you. Thanks in advance for the testing!…

Unite fixes and Opera Link

November 20th, 2009

We’re continuing our polishing of Opera 10.10, so here’s a new build with some important fixes. Opera Link should be working without having to log in every time you start Opera. We have also fixed a crash in the Unite setup wizard, and fixed a bug where the Unite password is remembered even if “remember…

Take the Mozilla Security Quiz on Facebook!

November 20th, 2009

This afternoon, we’re excited to release a brand new Mozilla application on Facebook. The app is a 5 question quiz designed to teach users some quick tips about how to stay safe online. At the end of the quiz, you’ll be prompted to go check out our newly refreshed security page on the Mozilla website….

Faster photo sharing, and more

November 19th, 2009

Here’s another Unite build for you to test. This time we have worked on making image generation in the Photo Sharing application faster (DSK-271038), and as you can see there are a few other tweaks as well. Give it a spin, and let us know if you find any regressions since the previous build. Download…

Announcing the Chromium OS Open Source Project

November 19th, 2009

Today we released Chromium OS, the open source project behind Google Chrome OS. Google Chrome OS is an operating system that is intended for people who spend most of their time on the web. It aims to provide a computing experience that is fast, simple and secure. The Chromium OS project as you’ll see it…

An Early Look At IE9 for Developers

November 18th, 2009

We’re just about a month after the Windows 7 launch, and wanted to show an early look at some of the work underway on Internet Explorer 9. At the PDC today, in addition to demonstrating some of the progress on performance and interoperable standards, we showed how IE and Windows will make the power of…

Firefox Beta 3.6 (revision 3) now available for download

November 18th, 2009

Editor’s note: Mozilla released Firefox 3.6 beta 3 on Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Check out the Mozilla Developer News announcement reposted below for more details. Last night the Mozilla community released Firefox 3.6 Beta 3, making it available for free download and issuing an update for all Firefox 3.6 beta users. This update contains over…

Opera HQ RC 3

November 17th, 2009

At the Opera HQ we are feverishly working to fix all bad issues! The new RC build fixes a few more issues with not restarting Unite properly. Also, it addresses some more Unite problems and includes performance improvements. For Linux users, there are some fixes for the systray! As usual, we appreciate any reports about…