Web browser

Knowledge Identifier: $Web_browser

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Web browser

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Category: Business (10)

Launched in 2008.

Countries: United States (64%), (36%)

Main connections: Internet Explorer, Bitstream Inc., Google Chrome

Linked to: Microsoft, Apple inc., International Data Group, Mozilla Corporation

 

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2008

The most recent major entrant to the browser market is Chrome, first released in September 2008 add something


2009

In January 2009, the European Commission announced it would investigate the bundling of Internet Explorer with Windows operating systems from Microsoft, saying "Microsoft's tying of Internet Explorer to the Windows operating system harms competition between web browsers, undermines product innovation and ultimately reduces consumer choice add something

 

Bitstream Inc. - In January 2009, Bitstream introduced the BOLT Browser, a Java ME-based Web browser for mobile phones

 

Bitstream Inc. - In January 2009, Bitstream introduced the BOLT Browser, a Java ME-based Web browser for mobile phones


2011

In December 2011, Chrome overtook Internet Explorer 8 as the most widely used web browser but still had lower usage than all versions of Internet Explorer combined add something


2012

Chrome's user-base continued to grow and in May 2012, Chrome's usage passed the usage of all versions of Internet Explorer combined add something


2016

Brendan Eich - Web browser - On January 20, 2016, the company released developer versions of its open-source Brave web browser, which blocked ads and trackers and included a micropayments system to offer users a choice between viewing selected ads or paying websites not to display them