Tag Archives: browser wars

Vivaldi browser is here…Chrome’s replacement?

Vivaldi is a brand new web browser from ex-Opera CEO Jo von Tetzchner and a ex-Opera cofounder. Vivaldi is a freeware software developed and distributed by Vivaldi Technologies. The story of Vivaldi goes like that Opera was built to community users in 1994 by two people. Within few years, it gained huge popularity and was on the verge of becoming a leading web browser. But then the browser’s direction changed, to something founders of the Vivaldi, did not believe, was where Opera was supposed to head.

The browser just got a new feature in a recent update. Yeah, another market … Read More

Browser Wars: Brief History

There has been a good deal of browsers in past. Most of them admitted defeated, few that left include Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari, etc. Unlike Chrome’s extensions, browsers don’t seem to be in big quantity, at least to me. But apparently, there had been many web browsers in past. Through the inevitable process of evolution, today’s browsers possess the power they do because of past browsers. The quality of usability and performance has also evolved significantly. All credits to? To applications of past.

There’s something called browser wars. To define the term, it is basically wars … Read More