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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Say Hello to the New Firefox 4 Beta 9

Written on January 17, 2011 by B Waldorf

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"Firefox 4 Beta is built for the way people use the Web today, offering more control over the browsing experience..."---Mozilla

Mozilla has announced the ninth Firefox with a lot of cool features to ponder on. Presenting the very “grown up” Firefox 4 beta with the coolest features in town. With a relatively mature development cycle and focusing on optimization and bug fixation. In a statement at the official Mozilla blog, the organization indicates that this beta is ready for more widespread testing.

According to Mozilla,

“Firefox 4 Beta is built for the way people use the Web today, offering more control over the browsing experience. It introduces a fresh new look and features like App Tabs and Panorama to make it easier and more efficient to navigate the Web. Firefox 4 Beta also includes performance enhancements to make everything faster from start-up time to page-load speed and the performance of Web applications and games. Firefox Sync is integrated into the browser with Firefox 4 Beta, giving you access to your Awesome Bar history, bookmarks, open tabs and passwords across computers and smartphones.”

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Malicious CSS Codes Threaten Internet Explorer

Written on December 30, 2010 by B Waldorf

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"Investigating new, public reports of a vulnerability in all supported versions of Internet Explorer, and on completion of this investigation, Microsoft will take the appropriate action to protect our customers." - Microsoft

Microsoft has just issued a warning about an un-patched zero-day vulnerability of their browser Internet Explorer which leaves Windows open to attacks. The case, which was discussed in Microsoft’s Security Advisory 2488013, relates to Internet Explorer’s handling of malicious Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) code. This can be exploited to overwrite uninitialized memory and execute arbitrary code.

The flaw can be exploited via remotely run code under the account of the user by simply visiting a CSS webpage that contains the malicious code. Unfortunately, there is no fix yet, although Microsoft reports that they’re investigating the issue.

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Mozilla’s Firefox 4 – Know the Hot Spots

Written on December 05, 2010 by B Waldorf

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Mozilla is again redefining the browsing experience of people through the unveiling of its newest upgrade---the Firefox 4. The fresh version comes with excellent tweaks and improvements. AllWelike goes straight to the point on the reasons why this browser rocks.

Mozilla’s Firefox has competed well with the top browsers in the world wide web. It dominates at least one-fourth of the Internet market. Mozilla recently disseminated the information that Firefox is ready for an upgrade. It now introduces the Firefox 4 and it promises a new browser experience. The new Firefox is available for Mac, Windows and Linux platforms.

Mozilla shows off Firefox 4 and boast a new development experience for its users. Users can expect major interface upgrades, with dozens of new features and improvements to make the Internet experience superb. To make things clear, AllWeLike listed down the things that make Firefox 4 a sure hit among netizens.

Read the list after the skip.

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The Downfall of Internet Explorer

Written on October 06, 2010 by B Waldorf

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The reality hits: all things really change. Even though they dominated 50% of the Internet browser market early on, Internet Explorer is now falling down. With market shares dropping down, we say it is little too late for IE9.

Internet Explorer once dominated the web is now dipped in the mud. As the recent data from StatCounter shows, IE is now below the once 50% mark in the Internet browser market. In August, IE was 51.34%, but by the end of September it’s just holding a 49.87%. It dropped 10% yearly.

Meanwhile, growth from Firefox and Chrome are coming to its peaks.

Microsoft’s latest version IE9 addresses the issues that made them lose before. The company realized the need for compliance to web standards. Even if their advances are not small, it’s still late.

We are dutifully impressed about the IE9 but unlucky it doens’t hit the mark.

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IE9: Leaked Preview with Minimal Toolbars and UI

Written on September 08, 2010 by B Waldorf

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This leaked preview shows the IE9 in full action.

We saw a YouTube video with a few big hits showing Microsoft’s upcoming Internet Explorer 9 in action. Unlike the previous previews, this one is completely different. The show appears to be the full UI and chrome around the browser. Not much to observe because they gave a super minimal UI for this.

The toolbars on top give not so much feature. There are forward and backward buttons, a web address bar and three buttons to the right which happens to be a Home button, Favorites and an arrow that might be just the hidden toolbar for the menu options. The frame lacks audio description and semi-transparent. There are IE demos that shows speed and hardware acceleration.

Needless to say, the reaction on the thread isn’t much happy to look at.

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Happy 2nd Birthday to Google Chrome!

Written on September 03, 2010 by B Waldorf

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After ten years of existence, a new bolder Chrome is unleashed.

Time flies so fast. It’s hard to believe that it has been two years since the Chrome browser first showed up on web. During that time, Chrome undoubtedly took over the 7.5% of the browser market all over the world. It was obvious that Internet Explorer and Firefox took the 60.4% and the 22.9% of market share. But that is 10 years we’re talking, and Opera holds a little less than 2.4%. Impressive performance for Chrome.

Now on its second year, Google has established a stable foundation for Chrome 6. Making itself known as “The Modern Browser”. The Chrome 6 are gifted with lots of improvements but still focused on the Speed and simplicity.

Like the summer release, the version is tagging along the Adobe Flash built in. With the top notch HTML 5, it is simply the browser we need.

With the predominance of HTML 5, we are trying hard not to imagine the cyber world not growing under the wings of Chrome.

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Happy 15th Birthday Internet Explorer!

Written on August 17, 2010 by B Waldorf

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Our once favorite browser just turned 15!

First and foremost, let’s prepare a toast for the first browser who hit the Internet.

It has been 15 years since Microsoft introduced to us the Internet Explorer 1.0, which commanded almost 95% of the world wide web. Time flies so fast and IE is till striving hard for more years to come in the world wide web.

The Internet Explorer was born on August 16,1995. The Microsoft IE 1.0 is the first version retooled from a browser called Mosaic. It is licensed by the Microsoft from Spyglass Incorporated.

The growth of the browser has quickly started, fended off Netscape in the late 90s to dominate the browser landscape. In 2002, the mark of its peak, the combined version of IE made it to the browser market gaining almost 100% of market share. Just then it has fallen 60% from its original when new browsers came. Though the newest version IE9, the beta which just emerged for less than a month has promised a new start and re-energizing the giant E.

Whatever you say about IE, it is still the first one who introduced us the Internet. Happy 15th Birthday Internet Explorer!

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