Web Browser

A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for retrieving, presenting and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web. An information resource is identified by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI/URL) and may be a web page, image, video or other piece of content. Hyperlinks present in resources enable users easily to navigate their browsers to related resources.Although browsers are primarily intended to use the World Wide Web, they can also be used to access information provided by web servers in private networks or files in file systems.The major web browsers are Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, and Safari.
Posts about Web Browser
  • Samsung Launches Web Browser for Gear VR Headset

    … Samsung has launched a Web browser for use on its Gear VR virtual reality headset. The Samsung Internet for Gear VR app allows users to browse the Web and view 360-degree and 3-D videos, as well as HTML5 videos, without having to download this content to their device. The app includes an on-screen keyboard, and supports voice recognition…

    Inside Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Google Updates Chrome on Android to Save More Data

    … Google has announced an update for its Data Saver mode in Chrome on Android devices, which allows users to save up to 70 percent of their data usage by removing most images when loading websites on a slow connection. Using this Data Saver mode not only prevents users from wasting data on images, but also makes webpages load faster. When…

    AllFacebookin Google- 11 readers -
  • Mozilla Releases Firefox Web Browser on iOS

    … Mozilla has announced the release of its Firefox Web browser app on iOS devices. The app allows users to connect their Firefox account to access their browsing history, tabs, saved passwords and bookmarks within the app. The browser’s tab management feature allow users to switch between multiple windows by pressing the tab button in the top…

    AllFacebook- 13 readers -
  • WhatsApp via the Web

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 21, 2015 - 4:30 PM Messaging application WhatsApp can now be accessed by its Android users via the Web. WhatsApp co-founder and CEO and Facebook board member Jan Koum announced the new feature in a Facebook post, saying that it was not yet available for iOS users due to Apple platform limitations. He wrote: Today…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 18 readers -
  • Study: Despite “Time Spent” Gap, Mobile Web Just As Important As Apps

    … prefer them because: Mobile apps are more convenient Mobile apps are easier to use Moblie apps work when my phone’s not connected Mobile websites often don’t look good on my phone Some other reason Conversely, those who prefer the mobile web to apps say: Don’t like spending money on apps Using a web browser is easier than using apps Disappointed…

    Greg Sterling/ Marketing Land- 8 readers -
  • Four Digital Marketing Trends You Must Be Aware of in 2015

    Four Digital Marketing Trends You Must Be Aware of in 2015 January 5, 2015 By Chris Green Leave a Comment It’s the start of a new year and an ideal time to plan how you’ll be growing your business in 2015. Now more than ever, there’s increasing ways you can get your message out to the world. But with the growing choice comes a growing confusion.

    Chris Green/ Calloway Green- 10 readers -
  • Note To Self – Because it works well as a Productivity Hack

    … than trying to remember it later. I am putting the urge to “jot it down wherever” into my unorganized past and use my new process exclusively. A New Year, right? The app is called Diaro and it works on Android, iPhone, and like I mentioned, any web browser. Diaro also seamlessly syncs and backs up to Dropbox. I think you might have to upgrade…

    Brian Hawkins/ Hot Blog Tipsin SEO- 6 readers -
  • 2015 Guide to Penalty-Safe Link Earning

    … tools for the job. Chrome and Chrome Extensions Google Chrome is the preferred Web browser because of the extensions it enables its users to install to help out along the way. Make sure to pick up the following Web extensions: Podio Podio is an excellent collaborative project-management tool. It affords its users incredible flexibility in assigning…

    Marcela De Vivo/ Search Engine Watch- 14 readers -
  • 3 Ways Your Brick-and-Mortar Location Can Use Social Media To Drive Business

    … dashboard location. To change the radius of your search, open the dropdown menu at the top of your stream and click “Preferences”. From there you will be able to manually adjust the radius as well as the GPS coordinates to focus your search. How to use the Hootlet in Google Maps The Hootlet, Hootsuite’s extension for the Chrome web browser…

    Hootsuitein Social Twitter- 15 readers -
  • 55 US Mobile Facts Every Marketer Needs For 2015

    …. Actionable Mobile Marketing Tip: Assess the ROI of each advertising platform. Don’t assume that your ad budget should remain the same for 2015!!! Mobile apps US adults over 18 spent an average of 43 hours and 31 minutes per month connecting with mobile content via an app or web browser during 2Q2014 according to Nielsen. That’s almost…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Display Mobile- 17 readers -
  • Create Shorter Vanity Tracking Links With A Custom Domain

    … into their web browser. The shorter and easier link helps influence this type of action. Tracking inbound traffic “What gets measured gets improved.” ~ Robin S. Sharma (And Chase Reeves w/ Fizzle just last week) I’m going to stick with the Instagram example here but any site will do. Instagram is especially bad for referral traffic and usually shows…

    Brian Hawkins/ Hot Blog Tips- 21 readers -