chromium

Thu
30
May
John Lister's picture

Microsoft May Move Beyond Windows

Microsoft says it is working on a "modern operating system" for the computers of the future. It avoided using the term "Windows" and the features and characteristics it describes share a lot with Google's Chrome operating system. The details came in ... a talk by Microsoft executives at Computex, a conference in Taipei. They demonstrated some of the latest laptops that run Windows, but then discussed how future PCs will have continually evolving requirements. The company's write-up of the talk says Microsoft is investing in "modern OS" experiences and uses that term eight times in a single ... (view more)

Tue
11
Dec
John Lister's picture

MS: New Edge Rebuild to Support Chrome Extensions

Microsoft has confirmed Edge will now use the same code as Chrome . It's also said it plans to support Chrome extensions on Edge. The news bears out previous reports, though notably it appears Microsoft will stick with the Edge name for the revamped ... browser. That may be because it put so much effort into branding Edge as the replacement of Internet Explorer. It's all to do with rendering engines, the part of a web browser that actually turns the code of a web page into what the users sees on screen. Microsoft is ditching its own EdgeHTML and adopting "Chromium," an open source ... (view more)

Tue
04
Oct
Dennis Faas's picture

'Chromium 16.0.901.0', and 'Dolphin Text Editor Menu 2.8'

Chromium 16.0.901.0 Chromium is an open source web browser that was designed in order to provide for all users a safer, faster, and more stable way to experience the web. In the long term, we think of Chromium as a tabbed window manager or shell for ... the web rather than a browser application. We avoid putting things into our UI in the same way you would hope that Apple and Microsoft would avoid putting things into the standard window frames of applications on their operating systems. http://dev.chromium.org Dolphin Text Editor Menu 2.8 Add extra formatting / sorting to any text editor, ... (view more)

Thu
18
Nov
Dennis Faas's picture

'Picasa Photo Organizer 3.8.0 Build 117.24', and 'Chromium 9.0.589.0'

Picasa Photo Organizer 3.8.0 Build 117.24 Picasa is free photo editing software from Google that makes your pictures look great. Sharing your best photos with friends and family is as easy as pressing a button! Together, Picasa & Picasa Web ... Albums make it easy for you to organize and edit your digital photos, then create online albums to share with friends, family & the world. http://www.picasa.google.com Chromium 9.0.589.0 Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all Internet users to experience the web. The Chromium ... (view more)

Tue
31
Aug
Dennis Faas's picture

'Web of Trust', and 'Chromium 7.0'

Web Of Trust The WOT (Web of Trust) add-on is a tool for your browser that helps to identify websites that are trusted and safe for surfing. Its active community has rated millions of websites. http://www.mywot.com Chromium 7.0 Chromium is an ... open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all Internet users to experience the web. This site contains design documents, architecture overviews, testing information, and more to help you learn to build and work with the Chromium source code. http://dev.chromium.org This freeware software program is brought to ... (view more)

Thu
10
Dec
Dennis Faas's picture

'Do It Again', and 'Chromium OS'

Do It Again Do It Again is a free and simple program that allows you to make your computer automatically perform a task for you, whenever you want. If there is something that you do on your computer over and over, and you do it exactly the same way ... every time (such as backing up your pictures, checking web-based email for new messages, etc.), you can tell Do It Again how to perform that task. http://www.spacetornado.com Chromium OS Chromium OS is an open-source operating system project that aims to provide a fast, simple, and more secure computing experience for people who spend most of their ... (view more)

Wed
02
Dec
Dennis Faas's picture

'Chrome Shell', and 'Chromium OS For USB Stick'

Chrome Shell ChromeShell is a non-Google affiliated replacement shell for Windows that strips your desktop down to what you really need: the browser. The shell transforms your normal Windows desktop into something akin to the Chrome OS. ChromeShell ... gets from standby to email in less than 3 seconds on a quad core machine and around 32 seconds from cold boot. http://primewares.com Chromium OS For USB Stick Like Chrome Shell, Chromium OS For USB Stick is designed to maximize the performance of your PC by stripping away all the unnecessary matter. Download the image using HTTP links on site, then ... (view more)

Wed
07
Jan
Dennis Faas's picture

'Supercharge Your Wireless Router', and 'Chromium'

Supercharge Your Wireless Router Consumer-grade wireless routers -- your standard Linksyse or Belkin -- do their job well enough much of the time. But there are some juicy features offered by high-end commercial routers that just don't come with the ... home package. We're talking features like quality of service (QoS) management, adjustable transmission power, and support for IPv6. If you need (or just crave) these features, you can shell out cash for a pro-grade router, or you can get them for free by installing new firmware on a cheap home router. http://www.wired.com Chromium Chromium is an ... (view more)

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